Today’s Headlines

  • DenPo Lauds Bipartisan Transportation Bill to Widen “Besieged Roads” and Fund Transit
  • …But Tiny Tax Hike Not OK With Some Republicans (Denverite, Independent)
  • …While It’s a Hit With Business Groups (DBJ)
  • DenverUrbanism Continues March Against the Post’s Traffic-Loving Editorial
  • Westword Writer Shares “Miserable” Experience Driving for Lyft
  • News Flash from CDOT: People Drive Dangerously (KUNC)
  • Driver Callie Kuhasz Pleads Guilty to Killing Boulder Bike Rider William Davis (Camera)
  • Local Team Wins Trade Show Contest With Personal Rapid Transit Idea (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 […]