Skip to Content
Streetsblog California home
Streetsblog California home
Log In
Today's Headlines

Today’s Headlines

8:45 AM PST on January 12, 2023

    • Oil company sues LA over drilling ban, claiming inadequate environmental study (LA Times)
    • Newsom faces pushback over proposed transit, climate funding cuts (SF Standard, CalMatters)
    • Federal agencies share "blueprint" for decarbonizing transportation (Smart Cities Dive)
    • Be mindful when using data from congestion studies; they can be meaningless or worse (City Commentary)
    • Why do traffic calming plans attract conspiracy theories? (The Guardian)
    • Telegraph for People: Move to ban cars on major Berkeley street is making sense to more people (Local News)
    • SMART gets more funding; Santa Rosa gets electric buses (Business Journals)
    • Dodger Stadium gondola wins court victory (Mass Transit)
    • Storms delay repairs, boost costs of fixing SoCal rail line (Mass Transit)
    • LA Metro, CAHSR lose out on federal MEGA grants (2UrbanGirls)
    • National Traffic Safety Board warns of safety risks from heavy EVs (NPR)
    • The homes that could solve L.A.'s housing crisis (The Guardian)
    • British drivers, who spend a big chunk of their income on cars, see "no alternative" (

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from Streetsblog California

Advocates Hammer City College Trustees’ Climate Hypocrisy on Frida Kahlo Way

City College talks a good game about supporting bike lanes and better transit, until it comes to losing a few parking spaces

March 1, 2024

Friday’s Headlines

Some cities are reaching Vision Zero targets (not in CA); Walking is dangerous because drivers are; How is SF's Central Subway helping Chinatown? More

March 1, 2024

To Recruit Transit Workers, More Than Higher Pay Is Needed

Labor shortages continue threatening public transit systems, and a new report adds another layer to the conversation.

February 29, 2024

Eyes on the Street: 8th Street in West Oakland Looking Good

A project to transform 8th from a deadly speedway back into a residential street is making real progress

February 29, 2024
See all posts