Streetsblog California editor Melanie Curry has been thinking about transportation, and how to improve conditions for bicyclists, since her early days commuting by bike to UCLA long ago. She was Managing Editor at the East Bay Express, and edited Access Magazine for the University of California Transportation Center. She also earned her Masters in City Planning from UC Berkeley.
Did this third joint meeting between the CTC and CARB go well?
45-day comment period ends May 27. Wait--the DMV is in charge of writing regulations for autonomous vehicles??
S.B. 152 was questioned, but ultimately passed its first committee hearing
The MTC says their goal with S.B. 152 is good governance. Advocates are not convinced
The California Bicycle Coalition, faced with opposition from AAA and others, has decided to hold off on its efforts to clear up California Vehicle Code language about when bicycle riders are allowed to "take the lane."
It is now possible to build a parklet on a state highway--under certain circumstances.
Without the GGRF, many of these programs wouldn't exist
Probably not, since Caltrans didn't try very hard to make sure anyone knew
S.B. 526 calls for a State Mobility Action Plan for Healthy Communities, and for realigning transportation funding with state climate goals.