Today’s Headlines

  • City DWP Truck Strikes, Kills Cyclist in Reseda (Daily News, CBS2)
  • Metro Bus Strikes, Kills Pedestrian in Venice (Mercury News, KTLA)
  • Governor Doesn’t Like Commission’s Decision to Stop Development of New Oil Fields (Times)
  • With GM Bankruptcy Official, Obama Admin Has to Restructure the Company (NYT, WSJ, Grist)
  • Michael Moore: Make GM a Manufacturing Powerhouse for Rail and Transit
  • Would That Work? (Orphan Road via Streetsblog.net)
  • Why the Feds Should Start Funding Transit Service Again (Nat Journal)
  • Car Jumps Curb, Mauls Woman at Bus Stop (Daily News)

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Transit Ridership Up in LA (Daily Sundial) LA Passes Green Building Legislation… (Times) …and LAUSD Decides to Build Parking Lot Next to Eco-Village (Times) A Different Take on Car-Free Wilshire (Metro Rider and Metro Rider) How Paris Is Beating Traffic without Congestion Pricing (Streetsblog) Charter Bus Strikes, Kills Ped Then Speeds Off (Daily News) Mother Tells […]

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Highway Lobby Threatens to Sabotage Transpo Bill If Transit Gets Bigger Share (CQ Politics via TOW) Najarian Wants Answers on 710 Now (Crescenta Valley Sun) GM Execs Still Have a Rosy Outlook About Future Sales (NYT) City Council Repeals Bike License Law (Daily News) Hummer Owners Can’t Fly the Flag Anymore (NYT) Gold Line Extension […]

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Bus Ridership Drops 20% in O.C. After Fare Hike (OC Register) SM Paper Claims Expo Will Cause Circulation Problems (Daily Press) Where’s the Unified Planning at Metro? (City Watch) Can We Stop Pretending That "Cash for Clunkers" Is an Environmental Program? (WaPo) Gas Prices Rising Throughout L.A. (Times) SUV Clubs: "Uplifting Communities" While Seeking Attention […]

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Exxon Chief: Hydrocarbons Are Here to Stay (NYT) Public Isn’t Rallying Behind GM, UAW (NYT) Memo to GM: Redeem Yourself, Help Restore Transit Systems (Common Dreams) Big Blue Bus Cuts Coming as Santa Monica Makes Parking Easier (Green LA Girl) Senate Will Lose Major Pro-Transit Voice If Hillary Clinton Is Named Secretary of State (News) […]

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It Is Bike To Work Day – Lotsa Pit Stops (The Source) Here’s a List of All the Transit Agencies Offering Free Rides (Daily News) LA Weekly Does Great Summary of Hyperion Despite Awful Headline Coalition Insists On At Least 10 Percent Of Measure R2 To Walk and Bike (Investing in Place) Yet more errors in […]

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Another Story on Former Drivers Commuting by Transit (Daily News) Santa Barbara Could Also Vote on Sales Tax for Transportation (KEY 3) A Lesson in Metroquette (LAist)  Senate Dems Grapple With How to Sell Climate Bill (Roll Call via Grist) GM May Stop Making Hummers (Bloomberg via Car-Free USA) Toronto Critical Mass Takes Over Elevated […]