Today’s Headlines

  • Polis Wants RTD to Spend Windfall on “Down Payment” for Unfinished B-Line (DBJ)
  • Denverite Has a Visual List of the Many Projects Going Up in RiNo
  • “Urban” Target May Come to 16th Street Mall (DenPo)
  • Perspective on How Denver Rose from Cow Town to Boom City (Digg)
  • Denver Isn’t Very Dense Compared to Other Cities (Westword)
  • RTD to Track Crime at Stations, on Buses and Trains, More Thoroughly (Fox31)
  • A-Line Ranks Fourth Among U.S. Airport Trains (ABC7)
  • MADD Worries Change to Bar Hours Would Increase Drunk Driving (DenPo)

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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 […]