Today’s Headlines

  • As Statewide Traffic Deaths Rise, Ped and Bike Deaths Hit 15-Year High (DenPo)
  • RTD to Finally Open R-Line Next Month (Sentinel)
  • How You Can Join the Movement Against CDOT’s I-70 Expansion (Tribune)
  • DenPo Readers on Transpo Funding Priorities: Transit, Walking, and Biking for All, Not Wider Roads for Rich
  • DenPo Reader on “Safety Stop” Bill: It’s Safer for Bikes, and Cars Don’t Obey Stop Signs Anyway
  • Denver’s Highways Are Fast Compared to Other Cities (DBJ)
  • The Villager Makes Clear Why Suburban Greenwood Village Can’t Have Transit Without Development Nearby
  • Pedestrian Bridge Coming to Northfield (Front Porch)

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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 […]