Today’s Headlines

  • San Rafael opens Grand Avenue bike-pedestrian bridge (Marin Independent Journal)
  • East Palo Alto gets a new pedestrian bridge too (Fox)
  • The problem with giving a dumb award: Some people want more, and this idea jeopardizes a long-promised bike connection (Marin Independent Journal)
  • Here’s another dumb award, this one for some truly terrible bike infrastructure (Americas Transportation Awards)
  • In contrast, some beautiful bike projects to feast your eyes upon (Fast Company)
  • New BART cars to be built locally (ABC7)
  • LA Times grouses that cap-and-trade should not be used for clean water
  • Clean water is a fundamental right; long term solutions are needed (NRDC)
  • Instead of helping people directly, welfare funding goes to programs that preach at them–in particular black people (The Atlantic)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF