Today’s Headlines

  • Don’t be fooled: climate change is no joke (IPCC)
  • LA has the solutions for reducing traffic – it just has to use them (Zócalo Public Square)
  • Van Ness BRT opens in San Francisco, and ABC7 finds plenty to complain about
  • CA bill would mandate “seamless transit” in Bay Area (Planetizen)
  • Testing of trainsets on new Redlands tracks to begin this week (Redlands Community News)
  • Stockton launches e-bike and e-car share (ABC10)
  • Every city’s bikeway network should be as dense as its carway network (Forbes)
  • Guerrilla crosswalks in LA, because the city isn’t doing it (NPR)
  • CARB opens ZEV truck and bus incentives; $272 million requested within 24 hours (Green Car Congress)
    • These giant Ford trucks and vans are eligible for the vouchers (Ford Authority)
  • 25 current CA bills on clean energy, climate (LA Times)
  • Acting Governor Kounalakis signs eviction protection bill (Office of Governor)
    • It extends some existing protections (AP)
    • …but undercuts cities with stronger protections (Berkeleyside)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF

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