Today’s Headlines

  • Traffic got you down? Get over it (Palo Alto Online)
  • US highway traffic deaths are down, yay! Meanwhile pedestrian and bicyclist deaths are going up (USA Today)
  • US air quality is getting worse. Are you still driving? (Bloomberg)
  • Science – and the courts – are figuring out how to connect emission sources to climate change (Politico)
  • Santa Clarita mayor proudly touts the city’s bike friendliness (The Signal)
  • Streetcar too expensive, Sacramento explores other ideas (Business Journals)
  • This EPA-California fight is not just about backlogged paperwork–but the logjam is the EPA’s (CALmatters)
  • VTA says it needs a BART station at Santa Clara to provide parking (Systemic Failure)
  • New BART parking garage in Pleasanton has 500 spaces (Patch)
  • Newsom calls for investigation into gas prices (Sacramento Bee, SF Chronicle)
  • E-bikes are really getting popular (Electrek)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF