Today’s Headlines

  • A cyclist gets hit, and asks whether riding in the road is worth the risk (Outside)
  • Senator Wiener makes sweeping changes to transit-housing bill (Curbed)
  • Does this app map crime, or paranoia? (CityLab)
  • Why lawsuits against cities for unsafe conditions aren’t making much of a difference (Planetizen)
  • National bill would provide funds to measure accessibility to jobs, not just car commutes (SSTI)
  • London is crowdsourcing street safety (Smart Cities World)
  • Closing central Madrid boosted retail spending there by 9.5% (Forbes)
  • A history of Berkeley’s racist zoning laws (Berkeleyside)
  • Venture capital thinks new mobility is worth billions (Forbes)
  • Local Motors releases first crash test footage of self-driving bus (The Verge)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF