Today’s Headlines

  • Fare Hike to Raise $21M This Year – Won’t Completely End Metro Deficit (SGV Tribune)
  • Metro’s Sheriff Department Audit Leading to Needed Changes (LAT)
  • 3-Foot Passing Law Going into Effect Is Not About Stigmatizing Motorists (LA Register)
  • Walkable Revitalization Planned for Pacoima’s Future (Curbed)
  • Why Switch From LOS to VMT Is A BFD (NRDC)
  • Hybrid Electric Car Sales Slowing Down (KCET)
  • 4500 Pedestrians Killed Crossing U.S. Streets Each Year (Every Body Walk)

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