Today’s Headlines

  • City Council Unanimously Votes to Prioritize Car Storage Over Homes for People (Denverite, DenPo)
  • Some Congestion Can Be Eliminated by Widening the Highway,” Claims DBJ
  • By Owning Property Near Transit Stations, RTD Has Say in TOD (Denverite)
  • Winter Park “Ski Train” Could Return This Winter (DBJ)
  • Driver Kills Pedestrian on I-76 (Sentinel)
  • 9News Examines the Moments After Drunk Driver Ricardo Gardea Killed Sebastian Evridge
  • Westword: Development Is Not Inherently Bad (But Most Is)
  • Wheat Ridge Up-Zones Near Its One Transit Station (DenPo)
  • Lafayette Voters Will Make or Break Citywide RTD Pass (Mass Transit)
  • West Colfax Gets Some Love With New Intersection Mural (Tribune)

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  • Brian Schroder

    Myself and Howard Roark would not agree with these NIBMYs and the city council.


Today’s Headlines

Hit-and-Run Killer Norlan Estrada-Reyes Is Looking for a Plea Deal (DenPo) Apparently Sentient SUV Rams Through Post Office (9News) Homeless Rights Suit Against City Gets Class Action Status (Denverite) Daily Camera Reader: Buses Won’t Cut It — We Need a Train Bond Money Deliberation Is the “Hunger Games” of Government (Denverite) Driverless Semis Are Coming, […]
One of Sacramento's poorest neighborhoods doesn't have enough crosswalks. It also has a high rate of jaywalking arrests. Image: KXTV

What Will It Take for Sacramento to Make Walking Safer in Poor Neighborhoods?

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.

Today’s Headlines

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 […]