Today’s Headlines

  • RTD Responds to Criticism Over Safety of A-Line Crossings (DBJ)
  • Construction Begins on Various Colorado DOT Highway Widenings (Fox31)
  • Public Pianos on 16th Street Mall Make for an Interesting Pedestrian Environment (DenPo)
  • Thornton Preps for “Urbanizing Effects” of RTD’s N-Line (DenPo)
  • Panel Will Discuss How to Make Bike Commuting an Everyday Thing for Women (303 Cycling)
  • DenverInfill Looks at a New Office Development in Lower Highland
  • Forget Golf — Boulder Execs Make Deals on Bikes (Daily Camera)
  • RTD to Hold Safety Drills in Anticipation of B-Line Opening (DenPo)

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    Boo on the highway widening.

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One of Sacramento's poorest neighborhoods doesn't have enough crosswalks. It also has a high rate of jaywalking arrests. Image: KXTV
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What Will It Take for Sacramento to Make Walking Safer in Poor Neighborhoods?

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Police and city planners in Sacramento have come under scrutiny in the weeks since police were caught on tape assaulting Nandi Cain, Jr., a black man, during a jaywalking stop. Cain, who was legally using an unmarked crosswalk, has since filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city. Now, reporters are looking into why there are so few marked crosswalks in one of Sacramento's poorest areas.

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Of Course GOP Lawmakers Will Push New Transpo Bill Focused on Highway Expansion (DBJ) …In the Meantime, Thank Sens. Tate, Neville, and Hill for Traffic (Sentinel) Following Lawsuit, RTD to Retrofit Light Rail Cars for Wheelchairs (DenPo) Note to NIMBYs: People Have to Live Somewhere (9News) Eight-Story Building in West Colfax Will Have 56 For-Sale […]