Today’s Headlines

  • LA’s Anti-Housing Measure S Fails Badly at Polls (LA Observed)
  • Trump to Meet With Business Leaders on Infrastructure Plan (Reuters)
  • Boston Announces Plan to Become the Most Walkable City in America (Masslive.com)
  • Philadelphia Releases Vision Zero Action Plan — Here Are 18 Highlights (Philly Voice)
  • Dying Shopping Malls Wreaking Havoc on Suburban America (Business Insider)
  • Private Company Wants to Partner on LA’s Orange Line, Speed Up Project (NextCity)
  • London Parents Who Drop Kids at School by Car Will Be Fined (Treehugger)
  • AMH

    So LA may join the list of cities needing to convert BRT [back] to rail. Interesting that a private company sees this as a money-making opportunity.

  • LinuxGuy

    Vision Zero can fail in Philly, just like it does elsewhere.

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