Today’s Headlines

  • Crossing Controversy, Problems With Sewers Delay Expo By Nearly a Year (Times)
  • New Zipcars Only Available to Students? (Daily News)
  • Showdown Over City Budget Could Lead to Hundreds of Layoffs (Times)
  • Duarte Creates Committee on Gold Line Extension (Pasadena Star-News)
  • NYT: America Needs a National Anti-Texting Law
  • Bill on Schwarzenegger’s Desk Would Test Interlock System to Prevent Drunk Driving (Roadshow)
  • Transit Advocates Optimistic About Green Transpo Funding in Senate Climate Bill (Politico)
  • Anticipation Building for David Byrne’s "Bicycle Diaries" (Reno Rambler via Streetsblog.net)

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