Today’s Headlines

  • Have you read the IPCC report on climate change yet?
  • CARB to hold hearing on standards for zero-emission vehicles (Union of Concerned Scientists)
  • Build a seawall? Reinforce the cliffs? Relocate the tracks? Officials struggle to find solution for trainline threatened by crumbling cliffs at Del Mar (E&E)
  • PG&E pledges to produce zero carbon, and will keep using gas (AP)
  • Europe to ban fossil-fueled cars (Reuters)
  • San Francisco is giving out e-bikes to be used for deliveries (Electrek)
  • The quietly transformative Omnibike bill (CalBike)
  • The revolt of the pedestrians (Slate)
  • In Stanislaus this July, transit will be free (Riverbank News)
  • BART will cut fares 50 percent in September to celebrate its 50th anniversary (SF Chronicle)
  • Less parking could mean more housing (PEW)
  • Cops protected executive who killed teen with his car (LA Times)

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