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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Today’s Headlines

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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 […]

Today’s Headlines

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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) […]

Today’s Headlines

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NTSB Blames Engineer, Cell Phone, for Chatsworth Metrolink Crash (Times) Caltrans, Metro Update 710 Communities on Expansion Projects, Communities Not Impressed (Curbed via Glendale News Press) Candidates Seek "No Jet Pledge" from Local Westside Celebrities, Including Governor (SM Daily Press) Councilman Koretz Demands Better Bike Plan from LADOT/City Planning (LACBC Blog) Culver City Bike Plan […]

Today’s Headlines

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Times Backs Snoble from Nunez’s Attack (Times) Feuer Bills "Best Method" for Raising Funds (SF Valley Business Journal) Army Corps. Criticises OC Tollway Authority (Times) Whitehouse Prepared to Accept Greenhouse Gas Caps? (Daily News) Food Prices Soar as Farmers Grow Crops to Feed Our Vehicles (NPR) Ventura County Also Thinking of Transportation Sales Tax (VC […]

Today’s Headlines

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Metro’s Chief Planner Explains Long Range Plan (The Planning Report) Cancellation of Bus Line 108 is Cancelled (Argonaut) Ventura Boulevard a New Battleground on Dense Development (Times) DASH Will Offer Monthly Passes (Fox News) Freeways Aren’t Free (Metro Rider) Transit Planning in Ventura County (The Star) DC Street Sweepers Enlisted in Illegal Parking Crackdown (Wash […]

Past Weekend’s Headlines

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Villaraigosa Defends His Record to the Daily News But Paper Pushes Mayor on Land Use Issues (Daily News) Mixed Use Project Could Bring "Event Station" for the Gold Line Near Dodger Stadium (blogdowntown) Federal Officials Celebrate How Awesome They Are on Westside as Airplanes Thunder Overhead (LAT) LAPD/Cyclist Relationship Not Perfect Yet, Cyclist cuffed and […]