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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Today’s Headlines

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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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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) VĂ©lib 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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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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LADOT Planning to Get Rid of Benefits, Slash Salaries, of Traffic Cops (City Watch) L.A. Weekly Blogs About BH Courier Article on Subway After It Was Debunked…. …Of Course It Doesn’t Mention Debunking. Meanwhile School Trying to Raise $1 Million to Head Off Layoffs (LAT) Villaraigosa Going After Reserve Neighborhood Council Funds (Daily News) Fees […]

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Metro Considers Changing Measure R Expenditure Plan, Start Some Rail Project Funding Sooner (The Source) It’s Summer, That Means Cyclists v Peds Over Santa Monica Beach Bike Path (CBS2) Council Considers More Budget Cuts (LAT) Wesson: We’re Still Totally Getting an NFL Team. Sometime Soon. Really. (Daily News) Brian Addison Gets His Wish. LB Transit […]