Today’s Headlines

  • State Selling Gov. Autographed Cars to Raise Money (Times)
  • Supe Antonovich Makes Case for Desert Xpress High Speed Train to Vegas (Daily News)
  • CA Applies for $1.1 Billion of HSR Funds (CAHSR)
  • SUV Driver Won’t Hang Up Phone or Slow Down Before Turning.  Kills One, Maims Three Others (CaymanMama)
  • Santa Monice Pier Turns 100 (Times)
  • SF Pushing Rail to Move Port’s Freight (SF Examiner)
  • A Bloody, Violent (i.e. European) Ad About Texting While Driving (Bus Bench)
  • Software Firms Tap the Market for Curbing Txting-While-Driving (WSJ)
  • Seattle DOT Looking to Expand On-Street Bike Parking (Car Free Days via Streetsblog.net)

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CA Moves to Ban Texting While Driving (LAist, Times)  Metro Investing $100,000 a Year in Lockers at Red and Orange Line Stations (Daily News)  Big Blue Bus Rolls Out Rapid Lines (SM Lookout) Oil Prices Won’t Dip for Long (Gristmill, Times) Rep. Jackie Speier Proposes Lowering National Speed Limits (SF Chron via Planetizen) D.C.-Area Planners […]

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More Views on the AnsaldoBreda Debacle (Times, Curbed) Metro Board to Decide Terms for Rail Car Contract Bids at December Meeting (The Source) Will Downtowners Take the Gold Line East? (blogdowntown) C.I.C.L.E. Writes the Mayor: Improve the Bike Plan! Gas Prices Drop in L.A. County (Daily News) Senate Dems. Poke Holes in GOP’s Climate Boycott […]

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Times Gets Around to Covering Metro Board on Saturday California Cities Objecting to Greenhouse Gas Laws (Planetizen) Enviro. Blog Says Goodbye to Bike Month, Hello to Bicyclist Rights (Green Works) David Byrne Reviews Jeff Mapes’ Pedaling Revolution for the Times The Planning Report Talks to Art Leahy San Francisco Unveils Solar Bus Shelters (SF Streetsblog) […]

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Study: Txting-While-Driving Is the Most Dangerous Distraction of Them All (NYT) Dealers Packing Showrooms as Cash for Clunkers Begins (WSJ, NY News) CHSRB: "The Multi-Pronged Attack Against" California High Speed Rail  Stim Money Being Weakened by Cuts in State Spending (Sac Bee) Way Past Sharrows.  Bike Box Appears in Oakland (SF Streetsblog) Stars of Parking […]