Today’s Headlines

  • Lowering CA’s Two-Thirds Vote Threshold for Tax Increases Could Help Transit Agencies (SF Exam)
  • America Fast Forward Making an Impact Nationally (The Source)
  • While Metro Board Considers More Funding Options for Measure R Projects (The Source)
  • CD 13 Candidate Writes Long Piece on Future of Biking in L.A. (Josh Post)
  • Council Reviews P.R. Contracts for LAWA (LAT, Daily News)
  • Boxer Wants More Energy Efficiency, Possible Carbon Tax (Politico, SF Gate)
  • Are CA Lawmakers Getting Reimbursed for Private Car Trips? (Daily News)
  • Metro Board Meeting Underway (The Source)
  • Perry: Fining People to Park at Broken Meters Is Wrong (HuffoPo)
  • Entitlement on Display: Drivers React with Fury Over Columnist Encouraging Reporting of Lawbreakers (Daily News)
  • CEQA Under Assault (Capitol Weekly)
  • Good News Cyclists, Pedestrians, Transit Riders…It’s Not Wet for You (Daily News)

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Metro/AEG Reach Fiscal Deal for Pico Station Expansion Near Farmers Field (Daily News, The Source) Santa Monica Bike Center Program Lets People Test Ride a Bike for 2 Weeks (LAT) Green Line LAX Connector Could Come in 8 Years (Daily Breeze) Preservationists Rally for 10.2 Acre Park in Silver Lake (LAT) So. Pas. Council Votes […]

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Mayor V. Running for Transportation Secretary? (KCET) South L.A. Changing, Becoming More Latino (NYT) Subway Entrance Battle at Fairfax with LACMA vs. Community Group (Curbed) Metro Board Meeting Will Start on Time (Bev. Hills Courier) LA Should Watch SF Muni Experiment of Free Transit for Some (Daily News) Non-Profit Sues to Stop Farmers Field Lawsuit […]

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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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Cracks in the Sidewalk Undermine L.A.’s Transportation Succeses (Planetizen) Metro Hinting That It Could Choose Hybrid Over Big Dig for 710 (The Source) 100 Year Old Backs Into Nine Students, Two Adults, in South L.A. (LAT) Councilmen Buscaino, Garcetti, Rosendahl, Not on Board with 3-Year Sidewalk Study (LAT) Downtown Groups Prepare Lawsuit Against Farmers Field […]

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NextTrip Available for Metro Rail (The Source) A Preview of CicLAvia: Historic Wilshire Corridor on Sunday (LA Weekly) New Stats Show Health Benefits of NorCal’s Open Street Festivals (Streetsblog SF) A Touching Tribute to Olivia Gamboa (LAT) Metro Staff Report on Accelerating Measure R Projects (The Source) Early Opposition from Foothill Association Board (Press Release) […]

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A Slew of Op/Eds Against Measure J (Jewish Journal, Beverly Hills Courier, HuffPo, Uprising) How Are the Measure R Projects Doing, Anyway? (The Source) Sales Tax and Fare Hikes Don’t Mix (LAT) AEG Reaches Deal on Housing with Community Groups Over Farmers Field (KPCC, LAT) L.A. Economic Growth Outstripping National Averages (Daily News) The “Wall […]