Today’s Headlines

  • Trump sues CA over cap-and-trade agreement with Canada: “Rogue foreign policy” (Sacramento Bee)
  • Grover Beach installs berms to protect bike lanes, then quickly votes to remove them (KSBY)
  • Angie Schmitt is taking on the pedestrian safety crisis (The Urbanist)
  • Central Valley electeds continue pushing to reinstate “deleted” highway projects that weren’t actually deleted (Visalia Times Delta)
  • California ditched coal; is natural gas next? (LA Times)
  • Transportation is the fastest growing source of emissions (World Resources Institute)
  • London’s experiment with a low-emission zone shows quick success (Intelligent Transport)
  • International mining corp to begin extracting lithium for EV batteries from waste pilings in Death Valley (Transport Topics)
  • Who’s really leaving California, and does it matter? (Curbed)
  • Facebook pledges $1 billion for housing (New York Times)
    • Facebook, USF, Silicon Valley Community Foundation join forces on housing shortage (Mercury News)
  • CARB releases nation’s first electric truck standard (Freight Wave)
  • Cities with more black residents rely more on income from traffic tickets and fines (CityLab)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF