Today’s Clips

Presidential Candidates on Public Transit (MtR)

MTA Gets Closer to Installing Turnstiles (KNBC)

City Handing Out Free Bike Seats, Car Helmets (Daily News)

Ports Consider Rail Fee (Press Enterprise)

Street Fight (Pico/Olympic) (Jewish Journal)

New Yorkers Back Congestion Pricing (if Funds Go to Transit) (Press Release)

Bush, US Bow to ‘Petro-Islam’ (Newsweek)

China Getting Dangerous for Pedestrians and Cyclists (TSC via Planetizen)

San Pedro Waterfront Redevelopment Gets Green Light (Daily Breeze)

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Staggering 22% Bus Service Cuts in O.C. Coming (Register) Boxer Showing Signs of Including More Transit Funding Climate Bill (Wash Indy) Westchester Gets New Ped. Design Standards, Rosendahl Psyched (LA Now) Vélib Turns Two Today (World Streets via Streetsblog.net) Bus Bench Has Pics of Turnstile Installation at Wilshire/Normandie New Plan for Expo Maintenance Yard in […]

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Gas Prices Falling, But for How Long? (Times)  Goodmon Declares Victory at PUC Meeting (Bus Bench)  Local Pols Hold Press Event to Pressure Senators on Sales Tax.  Senators Not Impressed.  Sales Tax and Politics, Where Are We Now? (Daily News)   WaPo: Feds Should Support Transit and Smart Growth Daily News: MTA Only Ballot a […]

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Ridley-Thomas Proposes Moving More Measure R Funds for Crenshaw Line (City Watch) Daily News Prints an Uninformed But Misinformed Editorial Promoting Transit Instead of State Cars, Lawmakers Will Get Monthly Travel Stipend of $300 (LAT) Many Businesses Did Better Because of CicLAvia (Orange 20) Approval of Football Stadium for Downtown Could Take a Year (LA_Now) […]

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Council Courage Trumps LADOT Lethargy on Hit and Run Epidemic (LA Weekly, LAist, LAT, CBS2) Christine Dahab Gets Year in Jail for Crash That Maimed Dozens of K-Town Ridazz (Biking in L.A.) The Media Narrative Is Changing on Express Lanes (CBS2) La Canada Flintridge Sets Aside $500,000 to Fight Big Dig (Star-News) 10 LA Bridges […]

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Art Walk Head Scratcher: Car Jumps Curb and Kills Pedestrian, City Bans Food Trucks (Blogdowntown) Farmer’s Field EIR Will Include Transit (The Source) Write Garcetti for Hel-Mel Bike Corral (Orange 20) Debate on Makeup of Supes Board Intensifies (LAT) May’s “Dangerous By Design” Report Gets a Second Play in the Press (Patch, LAist, Curbed) L.A. […]

Today’s Headlines

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Assembly Bill That Requires Cities to Repair Sidewalks Advances (Daily News) Culver City Gets First Bike Corral, (CCBC) And Some Love for Its Development Plans from the (LAT) You’ll Need a Transponder to Access Express Lanes, No Matter How Many Folks in Cars (Daily Breeze) How Can You Measure Income Inequality?  Count the Trees (Streetsblog […]