Today’s Headlines

  • Gold Line Authority Pushing to Extend Into San Bernardino County (SGVTribune)
  • Connecting Metro Rail to LAX (NY Times)
  • Air Resources Board May Relax Truck Emission Rules (LAT)
  • Metro Board Looks To Extend 110 and 10 Freeway Tolls (The Source)
  • Garcetti Parking Meter Enforcement Revenue Plan A Shakedown Gimmick (Daily News)
  • Expo Construction Snarls Otherwise Wonderful Westside Traffic (LARegister)
  • Actual LADOT Photos of Cyclists, on York Bike Lanes (LADOT Bike Blog)
  • Flying Pigeon Digs Dirt on Frustrating South Pasadena Gap in York Bike Lanes
  • Beverly Hills Councilmember Wants A Larger Metro Board (LARegister)
  • Upcoming Kidical Mass and Other SM Events To Take Your Parents To (SantaMonicaNext)
  • Michelle Molina is Urbanizing Long Beach (LongBeachize)
  • Dude Who Gets Parking Ticket Vows to Read Signs Before Parking Engages on Complicated Plan to Overthrow System (City Watch)
  • Scofflaw Drivers Part of Our Culture, Needs to Change (Cyclelicious)
  • Will SF Move To More Versatile Fire Engines (SBSF)

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