BAAQMD Offers Grants to Reduce Diesel Pollution (BCN via KRON)
Obama Boasts of 2,000 Stim-Funded Transportation Projects (WaPo)
Orange County Protesters Stage Mock Funeral for Public Transit (OCRegister)
LA City Council Revises LAPD Speeding Policy (LAT)
San Jose Bicycle Shop Owner Dreams of Bicycle Museum/Beer Garden (Merc)
Bryan Goebel is a reporter at KQED Public Radio in San Francisco. A veteran journalist and writer, he helped launch Streetsblog SF in 2009 and served as editor for three years. He lives car-free in the Castro District.
“We can argue all we want about correlation versus causation of rising rents, particularly rising commercial rents. But the bottom line for people scared of losing their homes, businesses, and familiar neighborhoods is that without a place to live in SF, a lot of long term residents will oppose any improvements associated with gentrification.”