Today’s Headlines

  • Good job, Bay Area! It is now much cheaper to drive solo to SF than to ride the bus (SF Chronicle)
  • Great bike rides in LA (LAist)
  • Newest census data shows decrease in bike commuting nationally (USA Today)
  • New zero emission rules for public transportation in California (Clean Technica)
  • It is too expensive even for Habitat for Humanity to build low income housing in the Bay Area (Mercury News)
  • Gentrification is one issue, but other causes of displacement also need attention (City Observatory)
  • Sacramento considers high density housing around its rail stations (ComstockMagazine)
  • Can building housing lower rents? (East Bay Express)
  • San Jose approves tiny house villages for homeless (Mother Nature News)
  • Grand Rapids rewrote its zoning to allow more units in single-family housing areas a decade ago (Next City)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF