Today’s Headlines

  • Metrolink Approves 3% Rate Hike (Ventura County Star)
  • Tom Vanderbilt: Why Trains Run Slower Than in the 1920’s (Slate)
  • George Will Goes Off on Ray LaHood for Promoting Transportation Choices (Newsweek)
  • What Makes a City Bike Friendly?  Ask Davis, CA (Wired)
  • Fixed-Gear Culture Finds Home in Venice (Times)
  • Bratton Threatens Less Cops to Councilmen Voting Against Increased Funding (Daily News)
  • More on the LAPD’s Handling of Hummer v Bike (Mikey Walley, Brayj Against the Machine, Metblogs)
  • Designing Streets for Cars Doesn’t Help the Elderly and Disabled (Cap’n Transit via Streetsblog.net)
  • Visit Los Angeles!  With It’s Thriving Transit, Pedestrian and Bike Culture (Seattle Times)
  • Metro Re-Thinking How to Use Private Security After Series of Beatings (Times)
  • Profile Photog Contest Winners! (Streetsblog)
  • How I’m Voting for Transportation Tomorrow (Street Heat)