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8:30 AM PST on February 3, 2021

    • New (old) bicycle bills in Congress (Smart Cities Dive)
    • Buttigieg confirmed as Transportation Secretary (Politico)
    • Dear Secretary Pete: Nine projects for you to consider (Curbed)
    • Vehicle mile tax - road charge - whatever you call it, the USDOT is now taking the idea seriously (Bloomberg)
    • Automakers drop fight against CA emission standards (NY Times)
    • Legal shenanigans around national emissions regulations (JD Supra)
    • Press releases alone won't clean up vehicles (Union of Concerned Scientists)
    • California's fight for the environment is entering a new era (KQED)
    • Democrats not giving up on climate fight (E&E News)
    • Adapting UC Davis' VMT calculator to Portland's proposed freeway expansions (CityCommentary)
    • Daily Bulletin grades every city and county in CA on meeting their housing permit goals
    • Here's a different way to think about public housing: give renters a stake (Better Institutions)

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