Today’s Headlines

  • In Sacramento – and everywhere – drivers are killing people walking at alarming rates (KCRA)
  • What’s in the infrastructure bill that just passed: roads, transit, internet (LA Times, KCRA)
    • CA, Bay area expected to benefit (KTVU, Mercury News)
    • But bill doesn’t address transportation emissions (Politico)
    • Also, it calls for developing “wearable tech” to make bike riders and walkers “visible” to AVs (Forbes)
  • Final EIR released for high-speed rail route between Burbank and LA (CAHSRA)
  • Will Fresno County continue paying to build suburban sprawl? (Fresno Bee)
  • Fresno area residents need transit (Fresno Bee)
  • Cap-and-trade: All companies met emissions caps requirements (Yahoo!)
  • South Coast AQMD approves new refinery rule calling for emission reductions (NRDC)
  • Rejected affordable housing development in SF will loom in upcoming Assembly race (SF Chronicle)
  • Berkeley grapples with how much housing to build at BART station (Berkeleyside)
  • Where did all the public bathrooms go? (Bloomberg)

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