Today’s Headlines

  • Things must change: Four bicyclists killed recently at spots where advocates had been asking for changes (Bike East Bay)
  • “Dirt World” brings BMX course to Richmond (ABC7)
  • San Francisco’s dramatic new Transit Center finally set to open (SF Chronicle)
  • California strikes back against federal call for looser emissions, efficiency standards (NY Times)
  • Merced Sun Star corrects uninformed anti-taxer about how gas taxes are spent
  • Congressional panel to hold hearing on California high-speed rail (Progressive Railroading)
  • Infrastructure has always been a basic driver of economic prosperity (Washington Post)
    • And affordable housing is part of that infrastructure (Naked City)
  • Cities’ bids for Amazon HQ include unelected officials making secret promises (NY Times)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF