Today’s Headlines

  • DenPo Backs Charging Drivers By Mile But Is Skeptical of Raising Gas Tax
  • Perlmutter Wants to Replace Pelosi, Who Buys Trump’s “Infrastructure” Propaganda (DenPo)
  • Council Blocks Espinoza’s Bid to Guard Single Family Home From Redevelopment (DenPo)
  • …And “Protects” Krisana Park Homes From Second-Story Additions (Denverite)
  • Music Pavilion Will Bring Free Tunes to Transit-Shoddy Southwest Denver (DenverUbanism)
  • Denver’s Growth Is Good For Small Businesses (DBJ)
  • “Denver City Council Pledges Support for Those Targeted in Trump’s America” (Denverite)
  • Turns Out Coloradans Don’t Mind Slavery Being Embedded in Our Constitution (DenPo)

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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 […]