Transportation Headlines on Paper.li

3/28/2011

L.A. Model Streets Manual, Foothill Extension RFP, DesertXpress, Freeways, Figueroa Lights, TOD, "ObamaRail," & More

Green LA Girl

Asian Journal

Arcadia Patch

AltTransport

California AG Condemns Environmental Plan ("Kamala D. Harris issued a statement critical of the Santa Clarita Valley Area Environmental Impact Report. The report is needed to assess the potential effects of proposed population growth in the valley.")
Epoch Times

StreetsBlog DC

Human Transit

The Hill

Sacramento Bee

KCET

California High Speed Rail Blog

Zev Yaroslavsky, Los Angeles County Supervisor, Third District

Toll Roads News

Google Sets Role In Mobile Payment ("potentially eliminating the need to carry cash, credit and debit cards, reward cards and transit passes.")
Wall Street Journal

Riverside Press-Enterprise

Fresno Bee

Grist

L.A. Bus Commercials (1956) (Article and comments provide additional information regarding those involved in ERA Productions' animated advertisements for Los Angeles' Metropolitan Coach Lines)
Cartoon Brew

Reason

Los Angeles Downtown News

Miller-McCune

Mission Local

KCET

A New Model Streets Manual To Rewrite Los Angeles' "DNA" ("Guidelines to support improved safety, livability and active transportation options...cities can use it, adopt it, steal it, and plagiarize it.")
Project For Public Spaces
Model Streets Manual On Its Way: Move Over Old Traffic Handbook (Describes the 12 chapters covering street design elements)
StreetsBlog LA

StreetsBlog Network

Pricing And "The Poor" ("Is congestion pricing -- charging more to use a facility when it's in high demand, in order to decongest that facility -- an unacceptable burden on the poor?")
Human Transit

Long Beach Post

StreetsBlog LA

Victoria Transport Policy Institute

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

(Street) Signs Of The Times ("Have you noticed the new Los Angeles City street signs lately?" They are evolving once again)
Militant Angeleno

A Transportation History Lesson ("Two articles this week highlighted some of our transportation roots, both locally and nationally.")
StreetsBlog LA

Unsprawl Case Study (How did this Town Square, a mixed-use transit-oriented development built during the 2007 housing and financial crisis, become a raging success?)
Terrain

Daily Markets

StreetsBlog DC