Monday’s Headlines 8/24/20

From Streetsblog

  • A Hard Right Turn: The Moment the U.S. DOT Abandoned U.S. Walkers (Streetsblog USA)
  • Joe Biden Lost His Wife and Daughter to Traffic Violence. Could He Be the First President to Do Anything to End it? (Streetsblog USA)
  • National headlines at Streetsblog USA

Metro News

  • Federal Boulevard down to 1 lane both directions to increase safety, cut down on gun violence (Fox31 Denver)
  • Aurora could get a program like Denver’s that removes police from certain 911 calls (Denverite)
  • For some, a tiny park in Denver has a new name (Denverite)
  • Denver Air Quality Index: 8 a.m.: 136 (Unhealthy). Yesterday’s max: 161 (Unhealthy).

Centennial State & Beyond

  • How Decades of Racist Housing Policy Left Neighborhoods Sweltering (The New York Times)
  • Commute Choice Is Key To Bringing Essential Workers To The Front Lines (Forbes)

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