Today’s Headlines

  • Mayor Wants to Cut 2,000 More Jobs (Times, Daily News)
  • Metro Weighing Its Options for Eastside Extension, Phase II (Progressive Railroading)
  • L.A.’s Abandoned Class I Bikeway (Biking in L.A.)
  • Group Covers Hollywood Sign with "Save the Park" in Effort to Raise Funds for Park Buy (Times)
  • Boxer, Feinstein Want HSR in Jobs Bill (CAHSR Blog)
  • Can Everyone Stop Quoting "Walking In L.A.?"  Please? (Hidden LA)
  • Portland Bike Plan Passes With Unanimous Vote and $20M Budget (Bike Portland)
  • Timothy Egan: U.S. Will Be Propping Up Suburbia for Generations to Come
  • Satire: LaHood Issues Recall of Defective Motorists (Los Alamos Bikes)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • I imagine that both of those Eastside extensions will be built eventually. Political pressure will likely ensure that.

    I just wish the San Gabriel Valley would be half-as-excited about double tracking Metrolink too.