Today’s Headlines

  • The Trump administration is not talking to California about high-speed rail anymore (Capital Public Radio)
  • Here comes a dangerous idea: 30-mph electric shared bikes that a “loophole” will allow in California (Electrek)
  • Water bikes are coming this summer to the East Bay–but maybe don’t use them to cross the rough bay waters (ABC)
  • Seeing your community with new eyes via a “walk audit” (Strong Towns)
  • Social networks influence walkability (CityMetric)
  • Davis, bike town (SF Chronicle)
  • Bike to Work Day events set for Arcata, Eureka (Times Standard)
  • Students demand more bike parking at UC Santa Barbara (Daily Nexus)
  • Couldn’t have been difficult: Santa Clarita Valley sheriffs cite 375 drivers in April for distracted driving (Signal SCV)
  • A tiny minority of residents file most appeals that slow business development in Westwood (Daily Bruin)
  • Another problem for would-be home buyers: competition from hedge funds using algorithms (Houston Chronicle)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF