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Today’s Headlines

  • New Metro Fare Hike in Effect Today (LAT)
  • More on TIGER Grants for Metro’s Rosa Parks and Little Tokyo Stations (The Source, KPCC, LAT)
  • 3-Foot Law Opinion: Bikes Are A Good Hobby, Not Transportation (The Sun)
  • In Highland Park, Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Pedestrian (Eastsider)
  • In NoHo, Metrolink Train Kills Pedestrian (LAT)
  • KCET profiles Ben Caldwell, the Father of South L.A.’s Leimert Park
  • Top 5 L.A. Subway Stations (L.A. Post-Examiner)
  • Topsy Turvy World of SM’s Anti-Growth-ers vs. Bergamot Station Development (Santa Monica Next)
  • SF BART Building Oversize Station Parking Structures (SB SF)
  • Chicago Transit-Oriented Development Navigating Reduced Parking Requirements (SB Chicago)
  • Psychological Benefits of Active Transportation (City Lab)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Metro Fare Hike In Effect on Monday (The Source)
  • Councilmember Buscaino Rides the Famous Wilmington Bike Lanes (CD15 Youtube)
  • D.A. Lacey Responds to LACBC on Olin Case, Summary: Nope (LACBC)
  • Mayor Garcetti’s Great Streets Is on Tumblr
  • Scary Ignorant CHP Officer Pulls Over Fast-Descending Cyclist (Biking in L.A.)
  • Fed TIGER Grants Announced: 2 To Improve Bike/Walk to Metro Rail (LA Register)
  • Downtown Housing’s Growth Indicates Weaknesses Elsewhere (Let’s Go L.A.)
  • TRIP Study Estimates Bad Roads Cost L.A. Drivers $2500 Per Year (LA Register, Curbed)
  • How Single-Speed Bike Boom Is Expanding Cycling Population (SB Chicago)
  • Presidio Freeway Project Marketing Irks SB SF
  • SF Disabled Placard Parking Scofflaws Get Their Due (CBS)
  • What Is a Road Diet and Why Are They So Wonderful (City Lab)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Remember That Any News Is Good News Dept: Irritating Coverage of 3-Foot Passing Law
    Law “Raises Questions” (No Actual Questions Included in Published Article) (OC Register)
    “Drivers, Get Out Your Yardsticks” (KPCC)
    Those Cyclists Have Everything, Now They’re Getting More (ABC7)
    Readers Should Appreciate sensible LA Times Editorial and Post-Periodical Article
    Though LAT Letter Writers Call For Bike Licensing, No Riding on Sidewalks
  • Cm Alarcon Staffer to Stand Trial for Striking/Killing Pedestrian (Daily News)
  • Monrovia Breaks Ground on Gold Line Transit Village TOD (The Source)
  • The Future of Bergamot Station (Santa Monica Next)
  • Truck Slams into Silver Lake Drug Store (Eastsider)
  • Feds Approve $10M For $258 Project Retooling 57 and 60 Freeways Interchange (LAT)
  • Editorial: Limit Parking to Limit Driving (Planetizen)
  • Legal Round Table Discusses CEQA LOS VMT Changes (CA Lawyer)

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Today’s Headlines

  • SoCal Looking at Cap and Trade Funds to Boost Transportation Programs (Daily News)
  • WeHo City Council Wants Stop Lights to Make Crosswalks Safer (WeHoVille)
  • Region-Wide Solutions Needed for Harbor Traffic Snarls (Random Lengths)
  • After Sitting in Traffic, Congressmen Rush to Create More of It (Register)
  • Union Station Leads the Way on Most Popular Bike Share Suggestions (The Source)
  • Plaza At Santa Monica Development Draws Drama (Santa Monica Next)
  • Walk Long Beach Organization Hosts Wednesday Walks Series (Longbeachize)
  • Does It Seem Like There’s a Lot of New Housing in DTLA? It Should. (Curbed)
  • It Could Be Jail for Former Transportation Committee Member Alarcon (LAT)
  • SaMo Studying Happiness, Well-Being (Register)

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Today’s Headlines

  • First Person Account of Riding for Justice for Milt Olin (L.A. Post Examiner)
  • DTLA, 1% of L.A. Area, Has Added 20% of New Housing Since 1999 (Better Institutions)
  • Opinion: LAT Editors Welcome the New 3-Foot Passing Law
  • Light Rail Woes: Car Crashes into Blue/Expo Lines Downtown, Causes Delays (LAT)
    Man Dies Crushed by Blue Line Train in Long Beach (LA Register)
  • Mapping the Historic Chavez Ravine, Erased for Dodgers Stadium (KCET)
  • Pasadena Driver Who Killed Cyclist Phillip O’Neill Pleads No Contest (Biking in L.A.)
  • Prop C Transportation Funding at Work: Metro Celebrates New Freeway Soundwalls (The Source)
  • Traffic Is the Top Killer of NYC Kids Under 14 (SB NYC)
  • Windshield Mainstream Reporting Doesn’t Quite Get BRT and Bike Facility (SB Chicago)
  • Today’s Parking Facilities Not So Crappy According To Green Parking Industry (HuffPo)
  • Gordon Price on Parking Apps, Under-Pricing, and #JerkTech (Price Tags)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Let’s Get Serious About Traffic Violence: Vote for Vision Zero (GOOD)
  • Speculating on Why Metrolink Ridership Is Declining (LAT)
  • DJ Waldie: Making the Public Realm Hostile in Lancaster and Santa Monica (KCET)
  • Measure R Costs Angelenos 8 Cents Per Day (Move L.A.)
  • GM Say It Will Introduce Hands-Free Feet-Free Cars in 2017 (LAT)
  • Supervisor Molina to Run For LA City Council Against Incumbent Huizar (KPCC)
  • Are Things Better or Worse For Peds in West Hollywood? (WeHoVille)
  • 100 Years Ago: How A Fleet of Taxis Saved Paris (LA Register)
  • In N San Diego County, Amtrak Train Kills Pedestrian On Tracks (LAT)
  • Handsome New Affordable Housing Approved for Signal Hill (LongBeachize)
  • Downey To Host Workshops for Its CicLAvia and Its Bike Master Plan (Wave)
  • Still Time to Give Metro Input for Bike Share Stations (Santa Monica Next)
  • SB Chicago Looks At Gender and Bike Share and #2 National Bike Ranking
  • When Adding Bike Lanes Reduces Car Traffic Delays (City Lab)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Ride and Vigil for Justice for Milt Olin (CBS, ABCLAT, LA Register, Daily News)
    SBLA’s Damien Newton on Olin Non-Prosecution (KCRW)
  • Jazzy Video of Broadway Dress Rehearsal Implementation and Opening (LADOT YouTube)
  • More on Today’s 12Noon Metro Board Sheriff Audit Hearing (The Source)
  • Of Course Streets Are For Families – Cycling with Kids (Flying Pigeon)
  • Metrolink Train Collides With Car on Tracks in Burbank (LAT)
  • UCLA Police Accused of Racial Profiling in Campus Employee Traffic Stop (LAT)
  • 3-Foot Passing Law Goes Into Effect September 16 (Daily Breeze)
  • SB Chicago Graphs Divvy BikeShare Usage
  • LA Register Unhappy About Hiccups In First Day of Hollywood LAX Flyaway Service
  • NYCDOT Happy About #1 Bicycle Friendly City Ranking (SB NYC)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Biking in L.A. Encourages Folks to Ride in Tonight’s Olin Ride, Speculates on Why No Charges?
  • Price Tags Applies A Strong Town’s Critique to L.A. Crumbling Infrastructure
  • Opinion: WeHo Is Dragging Its Feet on Pedestrian Safety (WeHoVille)
  • More on the City’s Closing in on Purchasing Key L.A. River Revitalization Site (KCET)
  • Broadway Dress Rehearsal Photo Essays (CurbedLA Register)
  • Downtown L.A. Streetcar Looks Cheaper Than Earlier Estimates (LAT)
  • LAX Flyaway Service Now Serves Hollywood & Vine (KCET)
  • Latest in Santa Monica Election Endorsements (Santa Monica Next)
  • New Eco-Friendly ‘Children Today’ Daycare Coming to DTLB (LongBeachize)
  • Move On Moves On From Disgruntled Driver Petition (SB SF)
  • University of Chicago Med Ctr Makes Good on Bike Parking, Removes Mean Stickers (SB Chicago)
  • Bicycling Magazine Names NYC #1 Bicycle City in the USA (SB NYC)

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Today’s Headlines

  • L.A.’s Crumbling Infrastructure (NYT)
  • Carnage: Don’t Stand on a Freeway Shoulder, 1 Killed, 4 Injured on 5 Freeway in Castaic (LAT)
    Jogger Critically Injured on PCH in Malibu, Sheriffs Mis-Identify Nonexistent Bike Lane (Malibu Times)
  • Amended Uber, Lyft Insurance Bill A.B. 2293 Passes Legislature (LAT
  • Sad Empty SFV L.A. River Bike Path Photos (LA Register, The Source)
    What We Saw on the LAR Path at Last Week’s Opening: Riders Enjoying It (Post-Periodical)
  • Metrolink Ridership Generally Down, Other Than OC Line (Lets Go LA)
  • Basics of Navigating L.A. With No Car (Conde Nast Traveler)
  • Cracking Down on Restaurant Trash Thieves Scavenging Oil for Bio-Diesel (LA Register)
  • Express Park A Success – Revenue Up, Average Price Down (Downtown News)
  • The Problems With Putting Rail in Freeway Medians (Pedestrian Observations)
  • First Big Blue Bus Stops To Show Real Time Arrival Info (Santa Monica Next)
  • Americans Don’t Walk Much These Days (HuffPo)
  • An Uptick in Overall Vehicle Miles Traveled Nationwide (Planetizen)
    Doesn’t Mean Much When Measured Per-Capita (Better Institutions)

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SBLA will be publishing lightly today due to lack of dedicated readership on Fridays before three-day weekends. See you on the sidewalks!