Today’s Headlines

  • People are upgrading bike lane “protection” with holiday decorations (Block Club Chicago)
  • News media coverage of car crashes downplays the role of drivers (CityLab)
  • Electric vehicles are not causing the decline in transportation revenue, and a fee on them won’t fix it (CalMatters)
  • Electric trucks are critical, viable; Union of Concerned Scientists calls on ARB for a stronger rule than the one it will consider today (Yahoo! Finance)
  • Autonomous freight trucks are on the road now (Popular Mechanics)
  • Marin County readies its wish list for regional transportation sales tax measure (Mass Transit)
  • Orange County considers toll lanes (LA Times)
  • More hype about headphones that warn pedestrians they’re about to be run over (Fast Company)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF