Today’s Headlines

  • Governor Newsom can help the environment by signing the Complete Streets bill (CALmatters)
  • Uber- and Lyft-induced traffic is a hint of the nightmare gridlock autonomous vehicles would bring (Gizmodo)
  • Why transit ridership is rising in these cities (Transit Center)
  • Institute for Transportation & Development Policy releases BRT guide for U.S. cities (ITDP)
  • Swedish transit ad uses toy cars to show the scale of change transit use could bring (Metro Magazine)
  • Rents are rising in Central Valley cities where salaries are low (CityLab)
  • L.A. leaders call for a state of emergency on homelessness (LA Times)
  • The anti-homeless boulders of Clinton Park, San Francisco, galvanize attention but not useful action (Curbed)
  • Cities use dashboards to analyze data (Route Fifty)
  • U.S. protectionist stance on Chinese goods could affect hundreds of bus factory jobs in Southern California (LA Times)
  • E-bike companies seek exclusions from Chinese tariffs after one was successful (Bicycle Retailer)
  • Street balance in Zurich (CityLab)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF