Today’s Headlines

  • Southeast Denver Residents Want Complete Streets (Villager)
  • Will Suburban-Style Neighborhoods Benefit From Tiny Pot of Vision Zero Money? (DenPo)
  • It’s That One Day a Year When More Kids Walk to School (Denverite)
  • In Boulder, It’s Bus to Work Day, and Trips Are Free (9News)
  • Construction Starts on Brighton Boulevard Redesign Next Week (Denverite)
  • Broken A-Line Safety Software Means More Train Horns for a While (Fox31)
  • CDOT Gives Out Breathalyzers, Some People Drive Drunk Anyway (Denverite)
  • Lawsuit Over Sweeping Homeless From Public Space Has Hearing Soon (Westword)
  • Littleton Council Poised to Dismantle Urban Renewal Authority (DenPo)
  • Boulder YIMBYs Support Cooperative Housing, NIMBYs Don’t (Daily Camera)

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Today’s Headlines

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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
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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.

Today’s Headlines

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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 […]