Today’s Headlines

  • Obama, Biden Announce Plan to “Boost High-Speed Rail” (Bee Capitol Alert)
  • Plan Includes Money to “Upgrade and Build” Intercity Rail (WSJ)
  • More on the Funding Solutions Being Talked About for Caltrain (SM Daily Journal)
  • Caltrain CEO’s $400,000 Salary is Largest Among Ca. Transit Agencies (Mercury News)
  • Mayor Lee, Supervisors Chiu, Kim to Unveil Mid-Market Tax Break Plan (SF Gate, Beyond Chron)
  • Poll: Californians Think Childhood Obesity is a “Very Serious” Problem (LA Times)
  • Streetcar Would Bring $1.1 Billion in Investments to L.A. Corridor (Blog Downtown via Sblog LA)
  • “Bike Accident Tracker” Maps SFPD Data on Bike Crashes (Bay Citizen)
  • Chuck Nevius Stops a Bike Thief (SF Gate)
  • Snapshots of Bicycling in Sacramento During This “Winter Weather” (Sac Cycle Chic)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill