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Today’s Headlines

  • Japanese Rail Car Makers May Still Build Factory in Palmdale (LAT)
  • Woman Stabbed In Front of Her Kids Over Parking Space (LAT)
  • Iced Cream Truck Kills Small Child Either Crossing the Street or Riding Next to the Truck (LAT)
  • Building More Roads Leads to More Traffic. Let’s Widen the 405! (Vox)
  • L.A. Uber Drivers Protest Wages, Rights (Neon Tommy)
  • L.A. Gets Google-Style Luxury Bus for Tech Workers (LAT)
  • OMG! Soooo Unfair. Mean LAPD Will Crackdown on DUI’s in K-Town (LA Weekly)
  • SaMo Council Candidate Richard McKinnon Proposes Vision Zero (SaMo Next)
  • First Brad the Turtle, Now the SaMo Airport Will Save us from Aliens. Our Tumblr Is Getting Hot (Curbed)
  • Pledge to #VoteLocal on November 4, Santa Monica (Facebook)

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  • Ice Cream Truck Strikes and Kills 7-Year Old Cyclist in South L.A. (LAT)
  • Bus Benches Tracking Cell Phone User Locations (BuzzfeedCurbed)
  • Opinion: L.A. Leaders Should Work for Rail Car Plant Deal (LAT)
  • Beautiful New City Cycling Guide Booklet (LongBeachIze)
  • L.A. Air Quality Worse in 2014 Than 2013 (LAT)
  • Metro Board Meets Today (The Source) (follow on @streetsblogLA Twitter) 
  • Santa Monica Airport Clouds Upcoming Election (Santa Monica Next)
  • Santa Monica Airport Protects Us From Aliens (SBLA Lite)
  • How CicLAvia Events Are Good Cities All Over (CityFix)

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  • How To Get People To Ride Metro? Endless Craters of Free Parking (LAT)
  • Bike the Vote Posts 2014 Ballot Recommendations (BtV Tumblr)
  • More on Kinkisharyo Palmdale Rail Car Manufacturing Plant Shuttering:
    Blame Organized Labor For Killing Jobs 1 (LAT)
    Blame Organized Labor For Killing Jobs 2 (LAT)
    Blame Organized Labor and CEQA For Killing Jobs (KPCC)
  • KCET Interviews Lewis MacAdams Poet Founder of Friends of the LA River
  • Transdev Starts Operations and Maintenance Contract for Foothill Transit (Mass Transit)
  • Tour of California Bike Race Coming to L.A. (Biking In L.A.)
  • Car-Share Comes to S.F. Curb Parking Spaces (SB SF)

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  • LAT Editorial Boarders Think It’s Just All Us Drivers in Here
  • Celebration As Tracks Are Completed For Foothill Gold Line Extension (The Source)
  • LA Bans Monkey-Parking Parking Space Auction Ap (DT News, CBS SF)
  • Carnage: Car Crash Kills 10-Year Old Passenger in Anaheim (KPCC)
    Hit-and-Run Kills NoHo Pedestrian (LAT)
    Drunk Driver Kills Pedestrian on 710 Freeway in Long Beach (LAT)
    Suspected-Drunk Driver Mayor of Murrieta (San Diego County) Crashes Injuring Four (LAT, KPCC)
  • “Long-in-the-Tooth Prius” A Factor in Hybrid Sales Decline (KPCC)
  • New Urbanist Film Fest Announces Line-Up (NUFF)
  • Bloomberg Editorial: Raise the Gas Tax
  • How Cities Are Getting High-Tech To Fight Disabled Placard Abuse Parking (Governing)

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  • CA HSR Wins In Court Again (LAT)
  • Face-Slashing Incident on Metro Bus in Beverly Hills (LAT)
  • Councilmemberss LaBonge and Cedillo as Shakespearean Villains (Flying Pigeon)
  • Susan Logoreci’s Sweet City Art Mosaic For Expo/Sepulveda Station (The Source)
  • Post-Helipad-Rule DTLA Will Be Smarter and Safer (Zocalo)
  • City Council Candidate Nick Boles Is the New Generation (Santa Monica Next)
  • Chicago Parking Fee Increase Not Quite “War On Cars” (SB Chicago)
  • 405 Freeway Shocker: More Lanes Means More Traffic Jams (Grist)
  • Debunking Traffic Congestion Myths (Price Tags)
  • Washington DC To Abolish Many Parking Minimums, AAA Fighting It (WAMU)
  • Did Brad the Turtle Have A Role In This Metro Vid? (The Source)

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  • How CicLAvia Is Transforming Los Angeles (KCET)
  • Study: Parking and NIMBYs Drive Up Cost of Housing (LAT)
  • Video: How Gold Line Tracks Are Constructed (The Source)
  • A Peek At Proposals for LB’s New Civic Center (LongBeachIze)
  • Crenshaw Line TOD Coming to Inglewood (Curbed)
  • Public Hearings Underway For Gold Line Extension Eastward (SGV Tribune)
  • More on Nixed Palmdale Metro Rail Car Manufacturing Plant (AV Tribune)
  • Opinion: Legalize Street Vendors (LAT)
  • Uber Driver 2-Hour Trip from DTLA to Glendale: Incompetent or Abductor? (ValleyWag)
  • DTLA In “First Inning” Of Becoming Great Cultural Center (Zocalo)
  • Clever Suburban Engagement Photos (SB USA)
  • Taking on Chicago’s Most Dangerous Intersections (SB Chicago)
  • Vision Zero and the Challenge of Changing Police Culture (SB NYC)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Union Pressure Scraps Kinkisharyo Planned Palmdale Metro Rail Car Plant (SFV Business Journal)
  • Editorial: Unhappy About Aps Auctioning Underpriced On-Street Parking (LAT)
    Editorial Cartoon: Glendale Unhappy With People Saving Parking Spots (GNP)
  • Arts District Residents Unhappy About New Metro Maintenance Yard Along River (KCET)
  • Editorial: Unhappy About LAPD False Patrol Reporting (LAT)
  • Editorial: Unhappy About Boneheaded Decision to Name Metro Station for Molina (Downtown News)
  • Gas Prices To Decline Through December, Then Increase with Cap-and-Trade in Jan (DN)
  • L.A. McMansionization Restrictions Not Working (Architects Newspaper)
  • Ebola Scare, Thought To Be Hoax, Onboard Metro Bus (LAT)
  • Glendale Seeks Input on “Green Streets” Bike/Ped/Rainwater-Friendly Makeover (GNP)
  • Culver City Seeks Input on Modifying Bus Service (CC Observer)
  • Great New Haight Street Contraflow Transit Lane Prioritizes Bus Speeds (SB SF)
  • New ‘Transport Oakland’ Group Presses For Livability, Endorses Candidates (SB SF)
  • Seattle’s Got Bike Share (Seattle PI)
  • Implementing Vision Zero Means Culture Change for NYC (SB NYC)

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  • Bicycling and Transit Prominent in San Diego Mayor’s New Climate Plan (Citiscope)
  • Insights from Voices of L.A. Panel, Including SBLA’s Sahra Sulaiman (Daily Trojan)
  • Airtalk On Past Present and Future of L.A. Rail (KPCC)
  • Awesome Desert Highway EIR Cover Art Pulled, Due to Legibility (LAT)
  • South American Cho-Low Culture, With Low Rider Bikes (KCET)
  • Santa Monica Bike Center Wins National Challenge (Santa Monica Next)
  • 3-Foot-Law Doesn’t Solve Everything (Boy on a Bike)
  • Pay to Play Field Policies Make S.F. Gentrification Friction (MissionLocal, Gawker)
  • ‘Safer Market Street’ Proposal Further Limits Cars and Prioritizes Buses (SB SF)
  • Obama Announces Exciting New High Speed Rail Boondoggle (Onion)
  • Old Transit Plan Maps Explored, Features L.A. (City Lab via Price Tags)

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  • L.A. To Trial More Readable Parking Restriction Signs (Curbed, KPCC)
  • Mayor Appoints Livability Champs (April Economides, Sumi Gant) to Transit Board (LongBeachIze)
  • ‘But Level of Service Predictions Said It Would Be Different’ Department:
    405 Freeway Traffic Slightly Worse After $1.1 Billion Widening (Curbed, ZevWeb)
    Struggling OC Toll Road Re-Financed (LAT)
  • Concerns Over the Wrong Kinds of Development in Elysian Valley (KCET)
  • City of Santa Monica New Data Transparency Site (Santa Monica Next)
  • L.A. Parents Worry About Safety When Kids Walk to School (KPCC)
  • Mayor Lee Touts Safety Zones on Walk to School Day (SB SF)
  • Surviving Your Walk Should Not Involve Luck Vs. Curb-Jumping Cab (SB NYC)
  • Good Listen: Transit Systems Roundtable Podcast (Strong Towns)

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