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Today’s Headlines

  • Metro Moves Back Approvals Schedule For Measure R2 Transpo Sales Tax (Investing in Place)
  • Do Not Call Crashes Accidents (Gizmodo)
  • Off-duty Police Officer Crashes Into Cyclist Who “Came Out Of Nowhere” (NBC)
  • Federal Board Approves $1.3B L.A. River Project Alternative (KCET)
  • First Look At New Painted Bulb-Outs on Cesar Chavez (Great Streets Twitter)
  • Examining SWITRS Data For Car-Bike Collisions on York Blvd (LADOT Bike Blog)
  • LAX Board Approves Uber & Lyft Ride-Hail Service (LAT, KPCC)
  • Renderings Of Proposed Culver City TOD (Urbanize)
  • State Climate Bill Would Target 50% Reduction In Gasoline Use (LAT)
  • Google Reports Self-Driving Car Rear-Ended, Injuring Occupants (KPCC)
  • Back To The Future When Expo Train Reaches Santa Monica Soon (Santa Monica Next)

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  • CA OTS Study Finds 10-20 Percent Of Drivers Distracted By Texting (LAT)
  • KPCC Looks At Metro’s Proposed Bus Revamp: More Frequent Service, Smaller Area
  • LAT Mapping Makes Case For Investing In Walkable Communities (Investing in Place)
  • Pasadena Expects Metro Funding For 2-Way Cycletrack On Union Street (Pasadena Star News)
  • Expo Line Phase 2 Test Trains Are Running (KPCC)
  • LAX Could Become Largest Airport To Allow Uber Service (LAT)
    …If Uber Still Operating, Judge Rules Uber Should Be Suspended in CA (CurbedLAT)
  • Let’s Go L.A. Looks At Single Family Housing and Affordability

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  • LA Weekly Asks Do You Really Have To Sue For L.A. City To Do Sidewalks?
  • Gas Prices Spike Rising 73.5 Cents Since Last Thursday (Daily News)
  • CiclaValley Finds the Compton Creek Bike Path Uncomfortable
  • Metro Blue Line At 25: the Best Show In Town (LAT)
    Part 2 Of Metro’s Tell-All 25 Years Of Rail Q&A (The Source)
  • Video: Gardena Police Shoot Man Helping Look For Stolen Bike (LAT)
  • History: How L.A. Moved DTLA School Building To Make Way For 101 Freeway (KCET)
  • L.A. Walks Is Hiring: Policy & Program Manager
  • Cycling Leader Charlie Gandy Featured In Bicycling Magazine (LongBeachIze)
  • 1000-Strong Rally For Vision Zero Safety Measures In NYC (SBNYC)

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  • KPCC Airtalk Discusses the LAT Pedestrian Accidents Map
  • Teen Cyclists Killed By Santa Ana School District Truck (KABC)
  • Why Does CA Take 5 Years (and Counting) To Fix Its Barricaded DTLA Sidewalk Crack (Curbed)
  • L.A. County Supervisors Still Driving Huge Luxury Gas Guzzlers (Daily News)
  • Metro Rail Celebrates 25 Years – Re-Stages Blue Line Opening (The Source)
    Metro 25 Year Q&A Focuses On Drivers (The Source)
  • Mountain Road Confrontation Between Cyclists and CHP (KABC)
  • Judge: Release Video of Gardena Police Shooting Man Helping Look For Stolen Bike (LAT)
  • Move L.A.‘s Priority Principles For A Measure R2 Countywide Transportation Tax
  • Taxing Overseas Corporate Profits Could Fund Federal Transportation Budget (LAT)
  • DYI Department In NYC Taking Walking Very (Not Too) Seriously (CityLab)

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Today’s Headlines

  • LAT Maps L.A.’s Pedestrian Accidents
  • Gas Prices Are Spiking (KPCC)
  • California’s “Spread the Pain” Approach To Transportation Infrastructure (KPCC)
  • Book Exploring L.A. the Low Carbon Way (KCET)
  • Glendale-Hyperion Bridge Lawsuit Filed Friday (LAT)
  • Program Allows Drivers To Trade Gas Guzzlers For Electric Cars (Pasadena Star News)
  • Chart Compares Cities Bike Mode, Bike Fatalities (Facebook)

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  • New Gold and Expo Rail Lines Entering Final Stages For 2016 Openings (SGV Tribune)
  • “Route Performance Index” Metric For Every Metro Bus Line (Better Institutions)
  • Read/Watch Don Ward’s Great Glendale-Hyperion Bridge Speech (L.A. Walks)
  • Renderings Of Planned Affordable TOD At Red Line MacArthur Park (Urbanize)
  • Communities Vs. Fuel Tanker “Bomb Trains” Along L.A. River (KCET)
  • Tim Papandreou Welcomes the Shared Transportation Revolution (NRDC)
  • LADOT Builds Accessible People St Project Mapping Tool (Esri Press Release)
  • Long Beach To Get Metro Call For Projects Funding For Great Stuff (LongBeachIze)
    Call For Projects To Fund Bike Infrastructure In SFV (CiclaValley)
    Bike Coalition E-News Metro Call For Projects Summary Below – after the jump
    Full Countywide Call For Projects Recommendations (Metro PDF)
  • Carnage: Speeding Ralphs Parking Lot Crash Kills Two (Glendale News Press)

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  • CityLab Likes Metro’s Frequent Bus Network Proposal Too
  • Flying Pigeon Is Not Happy About the State Of Maintenance of L.A.’s Bike Lanes
  • Tourists: Can’t Find Hollywood Sign On Google? Try AirBnB (Gizmodo)
  • Governor Brown: “Have To Redesign Our Cities, Homes, Cars” To Fight Climate Change (LAT)
  • Metro Sponsors Free Bike Safety Skills Classes – This Weekend And More (The Source)
  • Celebrate Reseda Blvd Great Streets Protected Bike Lanes July 30 (CiclaValley)
  • Chicago Working To Make Sure Bike-Share Serves More Low Income People (SBChi)

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  • LAT Previews Metro Bikeshare Coming To DTLA 2016
  • Urbanize & LAT Preview Major Upgrades To Rosa Parks Blue/Green Line Station
  • Move L.A. Previews Potential Union Station To LAX Harbor Subdivision Rail Line
  • Curbed Previews Metro’s Proposed Bus Consolidation/Cuts
  • Rich Homeowners In Court To Block Hollywood Sign Access (LAT)
  • LA OKs New Millenium Hollywood Skyscrapers (UrbanizeLAT)
  • Gatto’s State Bill To Create Hit-and-Run Alert System (KPCC)
  • SF Complainers Blame Canada For Parking Woes (SBSF)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Daily News: Shorting Housing Construction Is No Way to Fight the Drought
  • Two LAPD Bike Cops Injured After Brakes Fail on a Steep Downhill (Biking in L.A.)
  • Daily News: David Ryu, Keep That Outsider Spirit!
  • Editorial Cartoon: Don’t Dismiss Bullet Train Opponents as NIMBY’S (LAT)
  • Caltrans’ Short Answers About Protected Bike Lane Standards (LADOT Bike Blog)
  • 90-Year Old Woman Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver While Crossing Street (Daily News)
  • PLUM Committee on LA Council Pushes Plan to Bring Back Digital Billboards (Daily News via Curbed)
  • Metro’s New Website Celebrating 25 Years Of Metro Rail (Metro25)
  • LAPD Re-Training Officers in De-Escalation (KPCC)

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