Today’s Headlines

  • Daily News: Should Villaraigosa Be Spending So Much Time on Transit?
  • City Council Unanimously Votes to End Red Light Program, Starting Monday (LAT)
  • But There Are Some “Cons” to Skipping Out on Tickets (Curbed)
  • Parks: Other Cities, Metro, Still Running Cameras at Other Intersections (Daily News)
  • State Legislators Change Mind on Fancy Cars, Taxpayers Footing Bills (LAT)
  • Free Speech Radio Talks to BRU About Bus Cuts, Civil Rights
  • L.A., O.C. Tax Rolls Up for First Time in Years (LAT)
  • Bikerowave Pitches in at South L.A. Bike Instructional (Bikeside)
  • Community Trying to Slow Part of 4th Street Bike Boulevard, Take Their Survey (Survey Monkey)
  • LADOT Bike Blog’s Chris Kidd Wins Award from CA AIA (Biking In L.A.)

Links We Missed Yestreday from the Other Streetsblogs:

  • Federal Gas Tax Expires on September 30 (DC Streetsblog)
  • $1,060 the Cost of Our Decrepit Infrastructure Per American Family (DC Streetsblog)
  • Car and Driver Magazine: We Must Consider Alternative Transportation (.Net)
  • League of American Cyclists: “Eligibility” Isn’t the Same as Dedicated Funding (DC Streetsblog)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

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Editorial: Driver’s Licenses for Everyone! (LAT) Deadly Hit and Run DUI Kills One Cyclist, Injures Other (Biking in L.A.) Vernon Battery Recycling Plant Has Poisoned A Lot of People (LAT) New Power Point Presentation Available for Union Station Master Plan (The Source) Truckers an Ally on Clean Truck Rules (LAT) Check Out L.A.’s Survey on […]

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Westside Subway! (LAT,, ABC 7, CBS 2, NBC 4, LAT Again) Westside SUBWAY, WESTSIDE SUBWAY! (Curbed, KPCC, Patch, HuffPo) WESTSIDESUBWAYWESTSIDESUBWAYWESTSIDESUBWAY!!!! (The Source, LAist) Regional Connector (The Source, Curbed, Small Part of Other Article) Someone Didn’t Get the Memo that Westside Subway is a Zillion Times More Important? (Daily News) Expo! Expo! Expo! Expo! Expo! (LAT, LAT, ABC 7, City Maven) Crenshaw? (Daily News) BHUSD Trenching […]

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