Today’s Headlines

  • Everyone “jaywalks,” but only some get tickets for it – that could change in CA (LAist)
  • Cap-and-trade forest offsets are a big and dangerous lie (LA Times)
  • Carbon emissions from to water delivery are likely to spike if water use does not decrease (Next10)
  • This planet needs no-traffic neighborhoods (Forbes)
  • Celebrate the 15th anniversary of Park(ing) Day next week (The Dirt)
  • StreetFilms travels to Montreal for its 1,000th StreetFilm
  • A new “railroad company” wants to revive defunct northern CA rail line – planned to be transformed into a trail – to transport coal (Trains)
  • Some lawmakers oppose even testing a road user charge; drivers just do not want to pay for road maintenance (The Coast News)
  • Local decisions could thwart state housing mandates (Capital and Main)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF

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