Cartoon Tuesday: “Holiday”


Rex Babin/Sacramento Bee


Cartoon Tuesday: Sesame Street and Bus Stops

Before I sign out for the holidays, I wanted to give you some homework to help me out.  One thing that Sammy responds to when we’re trying to get him to sleep is singing.  Being a good Streetsblogger, I’m trying to give him as many songs about transit or biking as possible.  I haven’t found […]

Finally, Parking Meters Where Bikes Belong

Sacramento sends cyclists a clear sign that it’s okay to hitch your bike to a parking meter. The City of Sacramento is converting defunct parking meters into officially sanctioned bike racks, the Sacramento Bee reported last month. After replacing its traditional meters with solar-powered, Muni-style pay stations, the city came up with this nifty purpose […]

Turkey Day and Today Clips

Panel Ignores Air Quality and Holds Up Freight Transportation Dollars (Mercury News) Sac Bee Editorial: Don’t Fund Rail/Road Projects if They’re Bad for Air Quality (Sacramento Bee) House Speaker Says Port Funding Unfair to SoCal (Press Telegram) Riding Shotgun with Google Street View’s Revolutionary Camera (Popular Mechanics) GPS Data Doesn’t Help California Teen Beat Speeding […]

Today’s Headlines

LAist Slams Bike Master Plan Workshops (LAist) USC Needs Better Transit Service (Daily Trojan) History of LA Transit Planning (Times) Metro Sues Parsons for Gold Line (Pasadena Star News) Sacramento a Stronghold of Bike Culture (Sac Bee via Bike Commute Tips)

Veteran’s Day Clips

Boxer shepharding compromise Global Warming Bill (Sacramento Bee) Freeways to Dirty to Build Schools Near (Daily News) Editorial: Its past time to spend transportation bonds (Pasadena Star News) In Amsterdam, Cyclists Always Get the Green Light (Streetsblog) Freight Train Disaster (Times) Don’t Forget Electric Bikes and Scooters (San Fernando Valley Business Journal)