Today’s Headlines

  • It’s hot, it’s flooding, it’s burning, it’s blowing hard (IPCC)
  • And the toxic algae is blooming (SF Chronicle)
  • States are making some progress on climate (League of Conservation Voters)
  • How many times per day does a car crash into a building? A lot (Slate)
  • SF Museums plan a ballot initiative to take away SF’s car-free streets (SF Examiner)
  • Sacramento RT ridership is up (KCRA)
  • Projects for 2028 Olympics could fuel a transit boom in LA (LA Times)
  • Company is developing giant drones to move people in and out of LAX (Mass Transit)
  • Self-driving tractors are coming (SF Chronicle)
  • EIR released for high-speed rail from San Jose to San Francisco – open for comment until August (Mass Transit)
  • LA City Council votes to outlaw bikes for homeless (Spectrum News, LA Times)
  • The long emergency of homelessness (NY Times)
  • Berkeley and San Francisco consider taxing vacant housing units (SF Chronicle)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF

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