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Today’s Headlines

  • The Source Tells All About Metro’s September 15th Fare Increases
  • 210 Fwy Truck Loses Control, Smashes 3 Cars, Minor Damage to Gold Line Construction (LAT)
  • Amtrak, Chris Burdens’ Metropolis, and California’s HSR Future (City Lab)
  • Should High Speed Rail Tunnel Under Santa Clarita? (CA HSR Blog)
  • LA Magazine Interviews LACBC Director Jennifer Klausner
  • More on Riverside-Figueroa Bridge Demolition, New Bridge Sidewalk Soon (Eastsider)
  • WeHo Rejected Proposed “Poor Door” Highrise Building (WeHoVille)
  • More on Port of L.A. Electric Catenary Truck Pilot (LongBeachize)
  • Bicycling and Road Rash on Rush Street, South El Monte (KCET)
  • Cyclist Killed, Jumped Gates To Cross San Diego Sprinter Train Track (LAT)
  • How To Choose A Bicycle (Daily Kos)
  • Visualizing Bay Area Bike Share Trip Data (SB SF)
  • Time to Unbundle Parking Costs from Housing Costs? (City Lab)
  • Taxpayer Annual Cost to Maintain Each “Free” Parking Space: $400 (Seattle Transit Blog)

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  • Electric Catenary Highway System Trial Coming to L.A. Port (DN)
  • Let’s Go L.A. Looks At Comparable Cost Numbers for Possible 405 Tunnel
  • Strategic Growth Council Funding Workshops This Week (SRTS)
  • Krista Carlson Profiles Cycling Advocate Daniela Saramina (KCET)
  • DTLA Recreation: Giant Slip-&-Slide (Curbed), More Grand Park (Downtown News)
  • Study: How CA Could Be Powered By Clean Energy (KCET)
  • Carnage: Killer 60 Fwy Crash Diamond Bar (LAT), Wrong-Way Driver Kills on 21o Fwy in Azusa (LAT)
  • Santa Monica’s Longest Serving Councilmember Won’t Seek Re-Election (Santa Monica Next)
  • Visualizing Even More Parking in SF (SBSF)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Hit-and-Run Killer Yanez Pleads No Contest to Manslaughter, Leaving Scene and Perjury (LAT)
  • Editorial Rebuts This: Maybe Driving Is the Dangerous Old Rude (Glendale News Press)
  • TBT Offshore Gambling Not Quite in Santa Monica (Santa Monica Next)
  • “Hey Spandex” Animated Metrolink Bike Safety Video (YouTube)
  • Advice for Bicyclists (LongBeachize)
  • Advice for Drivers (LongBeachize)
  • Santa Ana Council Approves Streetcar Route (OC Register)

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  • De Leon Bill Aims To Target Low Emission Car Subsidies Where Needed (LAT)
  • UCLA Report: Taking Longer to Build Transit Projects (KPCC)
  • LAPD Sgt’s Daughter Pleads No Contest in Gardena Hit-and-Run Cyclist Kill (Biking in LA)
  • Sheriff Had Been Texting When He Crashed Into and Killed Cyclist Olin (LAT)
  • How to Improve Atwater Village’s Fletcher Drive (Los Feliz Ledger)
  • Tour da Arts Returns to Santa Monica Museum of Art (Santa Monica Next)
  • Bicycling Is Very Income-Diverse (People 4 Bikes)
  • Bicycling Is Not Just For White Men (Urban Adonia)
  • Lyft Introducing Everyday Carpooling Ride Feature (NYT)

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  • Bike-Hate Video Maker Apologizes, Rides A Mile In Cyclists Shoes (BikinginLA)
  • Anonymous LADOT Staffer Answers Your Questions on Reddit (LAist)
  • Turns Out Anti-Bike Councilmember Gil Cedillo’s Backers Are Outsiders (Orange 20)
  • North L.A. County Homeowners Worried About High Speed Rail (Pasadena Star News)
  • Steve Lopez and the 86-Year-Old Tarzana Cyclist Out to Get Her Alley Repaved (LAT)
  • Vision Zero Q&A with Paul Steely White (The City Fix)
  • Watch S.F. Bike Network Grow (SB SF)

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  • Councilmember Huizar Moves To Keep Sidewalks Open During Construction (LAT)
  • WeHo Developer Proposal: Low Income Residents Can See But Not Use Pool (WeHoVille)
  • Tractor Trailer Kills DTLA Cyclist (Biking in LALAT)
  • #LAgetsthere Collaborative Launching (SRTS)
  • The Planning Report Interviews Metro Finance Chief David Yale
  • Aerial Photos of the Riverside-Figueroa Bridge Demolition (Eastsider)
  • A Green Vision For A New Glendale Hyperion Bridge (Enrich LA)
  • What Shaped the San Gabriel Valley (KCET)
  • Santa Monica Renters Rights Organization’s Endorsement Stalemate (Santa Monica Next)
  • Connecting DTLB With Its Waterfront (LongBeachize)
  • NYC Push To Convert Parking Structure Into Affordable Housing (SB NYC)

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Today’s Headlines

  • In Hollywood and DTLA, Construction Causing Problems for Pedestrians (LAT)
  • More on the Systemic Problems Uncovered by Street Services Audit (LAT)
  • Caltrans Seeks TIGER Funds for South L.A. Corridors Study (Wave)
  • L.A. Chinatown Youth Need Better Transit (SEACA YouTube)
  • People Misunderstand the Usefulness of Fast Urban Transportation (Lets Go LA)
  • Email Scammers Posing as EZPass ExpressLanes Toll Collectors (The Source)
  • Two S.F. Transit Crashes Cause 40 Minor Injuries (LAT)
  • Punny Story on Pedestrian Beg Buttons (Yahoo News)
  • Is Santa Monica Ready for Vision Zero? (Santa Monica Next)

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  • Editorial: Metro Tap Vs. Ridership Discrepancies Are Troubling (LAT)
  • Politics of the Highway Trust Fund Showdown (KPCC)
  • Venice Boardwalk Ped Killed by Driver, Family Sues City (LAT)
  • Armadillo Kinda Rhymes With What Councilmember Opposed to Bike Lanes? (Flying Pigeon)
  • Editorial: Controller Galperin on L.A.’s Potholed Streets (LAT)
  • Editorial Cartoon and Commentary: Is Great Streets Really Just Gentrification (LAT)
  • Sharrows Don’t Change Anything (Orange 20)
  • Using Art and Play to Discuss Santa Monica’s Future (Santa Monica Next)
  • Parking Problems? Don’t Blame the App (SB NYC)
  • Will People Remember S.F. Mayor Ed Lee For Defending Free Parking? (SB SF)
  • Get Rid of Curb Parking in the Core, Says Toronto Mayoral Candidate (National Post)

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Today’s Headlines

  • HSR Considering Tunnel for Burbank-Palmdale (DN – includes upcoming meetings schedule)
  • I Have Friends Who Are Bicyclists, But “Is Bicycling the New Rude?” (Glendale News Press)
  • Pedestrian Enforcement Detail: Officers Blame Peds for Half of Accidents (Glendale News Press)
  • Re-Played: Bike Trains Help New Bike Commuters, Includes Scofflaw Driver Interview (NPR)
  • LAPD Car Hits and Kills Naked Man Lying in the Street in South L.A. (KTLA)
  • Columnist Sandy Banks Tries and Likes Lyft and Uber (LAT)
  • Right-Buffered Bike Lanes Best for Keeping Cyclists Out of Door Zone (SB Chicago)
  • For NYC, Transportation Funding Sales Tax is Regressive (SB NYC)
  • Santa Clara Still Widening Expressways Despite Less Traffic (SB SF)

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