Today’s Headlines

  • Katz, Supporters, Pitch Measure R+ to (Daily News)
  • Orange Line Extension Good News for Valley Business (Daily News)
  • Forum Announces $50 Million Renovation Plan, Competition for STAPLES? (LAT)
  • Gov. Suggests High-Speed Rail CEQA Proposal Only Delayed (SacBee)
  • Ventura County Legislators Lobby Against Law Requiring Transit Funds to Be Spent on Transit (VC Star)
  • Should Cities Sell Ads on Fire Trucks? (NYT)
  • Sunnyvale Gives Initial Approval to Bicycle Anti-Harassment Ordinance (Cyclelicious)
  • Carter Rubin Takes Next Step in Plans for World Domination (The Source)

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