Today’s Headlines

  • A focus on speed leads state DOTs to overspend and overbuild (Smart Growth America)
  • CEO of CA high-speed rail says the project is moving ahead (Curbed)
  • Negotiations on fuel economy standards break down (LA Times)
  • Sonoma County to develop two more segments of the California Coastal Trail (Press Democrat)
  • Progress on the Bay Trail (The Almanac)
  • Yay, skateboards (The Conversation)
  • CA legislators consider replacing sales tax with carbon tax (CA Public Radio)
  • Transit app wants to simplify transportation with information (The Verge)
  • How will driverless cars, ride-share, more options change the way we move? (BBC)
  • Silicon Valley Leadership Group CEO Carl Guardino reappointed to California Transportation Commission
  • Caltrans is hiring, a lot (CBS)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF