Today’s Headlines

  • Thanks to Donald Shoup, parking is now a sexy topic for planners (CityLab)
  • Foothill Boulevard in Claremont about to get bike, ped, stormwater improvements (Daily Bulletin)
  • SoCal Edison installs 1,000th EV charger (Orange County Register)
  • Marin County scores a Caltrans planning grant to study sea level adaptation (Patch)
  • Path clear for affordable apartments at Milpitas BART station (Mercury News)
  • Roads/parking lots/development—human-made impervious surfaces—make climate change-induced floods worse (Slate)
  • Seattle has “secret” underground passages for pedestrians (Seattle Times)
  • Cities suffer financially when local newspapers shut down (CityLab)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF