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Today’s Headlines

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It’s time for each one of us to declare a climate emergency and take action (The Guardian) TV weather forecasters have been targeted for telling the truth (The Guardian) Republican districts are getting the most in clean energy investments – especially CA Congressman Kevin McCarthy (Bloomberg) The real roadblock to climate action is red tape […]

Today’s Headlines

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Feds may require states to set transportation GHG emission reduction goals (Governing) U.S. transit systems are crumbling (Route Fifty) Hundreds of e-bikes abandoned in Richmond (Mercury News) As state shelter program shuts down, residents wonder what’s next (KQED) Lessons on congestion pricing from Singapore (Centre for Cities) In Richmond, a nonprofit retrofits abandoned homes into […]
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Op-Ed: Why California Should Ban Parking Minimums

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In most California cities, whenever developers construct a new building, local governments force them to provide a certain amount of parking as well. These rules – minimum parking requirements – are bad for the state, and they get in the way of meeting housing, transportation, and climate goals by making it harder and more expensive […]