Today’s Headlines

  • High Speed Rail Funding Measure Passes Assembly, Senate Vote Today (Capitol Alert)
  • Bullet Train “Likely to Pass” Despite Divided Senate (Merc-News)
  • Bill Now Includes Local Control Provisions (Capitol Alert)
  • Silicon Valley Paper Warns Senators “Not to Cave to HSR Sweetners” (Silicon Valley Mercury)
  • Meanwhile, Villaraigosa Still on 30/10 aka America Fast Forward Victory Lap (Patch, LA Observed)
  • All Those Trips to Washington Paid Off (KCET)
  • Boxer, Zev, Along for the Ride (NBC 4, Daily News)
  • Valley Schools Get $1.7 Million in Caltrans Safe Routes Funding (Daily News)
  • SGV Still Fuming Over No Gold Line Extension in Measure R+ (SGV Biz Journal)
  • Epstein: Orange Line Gives Us One More Reason to Leave Your Car (HuffPo)
  • If Your Child Dies in Car Crash without a Car Seat, You Could Lose Other Kids (LAT)
  • Police Make 700 DUI Arrests in LA County Over Last Week (Daily News)
  • Civil Rights Groups Start Prepping for 2014 Transportation Bill (Streetsblog Cap. Hill)
  • Had Enough?  Long Beach Readies to Fight 405 Expansion….in Orange County (Gazettes)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill