Today’s Headlines

  • What’s the status of California’s e-bike rebate program? (Electrek)
  • LA transit officials eye some of that sweet state budget surplus (Planetizen)
  • Bay Area transit agencies have been warning about doomsday scenarios (SF Chronicle)
  • Cupertino gets $8.5 million to expand electric shuttle system (Mercury News)
  • Santa Cruz County pursuing study of electric passenger rail (Santa Cruz Sentinel)
  • Cities should stop erasing DIY crosswalks (Bloomberg)
  • Federal DOT shifts focus towards innovation for all modes, not just cars (Bloomberg)
  • Senator Weiner joins move to tear down SF’s Central Freeway (SF Chronicle)
  • LA City Council votes to ban new oil wells, phase out existing ones (AP)
  • CA legislature will hold a special session on oil price gouging beginning today (Sacramento Bee)
  • London has seen a steady rise in walking and biking (Intelligent Transport)
  • Some in New Jersey push for an adult helmet law (Systemic Failure)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF