Today’s Headlines

  • AMTRAK Swells in Suburban/Rural Areas (NPR)
  • State Senator Pushes Expo (Times
  • Metro Introduces 6 New Rapid Lines (Daily News
  • 101 Being Widened in Santa Barbara (SBC Daily News)
  • Fate of Gold Line Decided on Thursday (Daily Bulletin)
  • Will Gas Prices End LA’s "Growing Love Affair with Public Transportation" (Daily News)
  • NASA Climatologist James Hansen Calls for Carbon Tax (Carbon Tax Blog)
  • Bike Commuting With Congressman Earl Blumenauer (NPR)

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Women Sentenced in Pedestrian Death (Daily News) Collision with SUV kills woman in sports convertible (Daily News) More on Turnstiles (Daily News, Metro Rider, Emerald City, Bottleneck Blog) How to Deal with Transit Bloggers (Permanent Campaign via Metro Rider) Texan Walks Downtown and Blogs About It (Kera.org) Minnesota Transpo Chief Fired for Bridge Collapse (AP) […]

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Climate Bill Voted Down (Grist, Carbon Tax Blog) LA Falls from 10th to 17th in Measure of Urban Wealth Worldwide (Daily News) Transportation Bill Includes Disney-Vegas Maglev Study (Daily Breeze) Foothill Extension Also Sees Federal Dollars (Whittier Daily News) Gas and Oil Prices Up Again (Times) Sitting in Traffic Taking a Psychic Toll (Times) Bus […]

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Lowering CA’s Two-Thirds Vote Threshold for Tax Increases Could Help Transit Agencies (SF Exam) America Fast Forward Making an Impact Nationally (The Source) While Metro Board Considers More Funding Options for Measure R Projects (The Source) CD 13 Candidate Writes Long Piece on Future of Biking in L.A. (Josh Post) Council Reviews P.R. Contracts for LAWA […]

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Fiscal Crisis Complicates State’s Enviro. Goals (NYT) Report on Expo Phase II Meeting at Cheviot (Curbed) City Considering Privatizing Parking Meters (Times, Daily News) Obama Calls for Carbon Cap, Fuel-Efficient Cars in Address to Congress (Grist) Autopia Publishes a Plea to End Auto Dependence Traffic on the Westside Only Getting Worse (Examiner) How Should Stim […]

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Gas Prices Have Angelenos Trading 4 Wheels for Two (Daily News, Reuters)  Rider Completely Misses Point of Bike to Work Day (Whittier Daily News)  Readers Comment on Bike to Work (Daily News)  FREEway Congressman "One of Nation’s 20 Most Corrupt" (Pasadena Weekly)  3 Dead after Wrong Way Freeway Crash (Times)  Santa Monica Jet Ban Grounds […]

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Cracks in the Sidewalk Undermine L.A.’s Transportation Succeses (Planetizen) Metro Hinting That It Could Choose Hybrid Over Big Dig for 710 (The Source) 100 Year Old Backs Into Nine Students, Two Adults, in South L.A. (LAT) Councilmen Buscaino, Garcetti, Rosendahl, Not on Board with 3-Year Sidewalk Study (LAT) Downtown Groups Prepare Lawsuit Against Farmers Field […]