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California: Bill to require rear-facing flashing white lights for bikes

Newly minted Assembly Member Kansen Chu, who represents a big chunk of Alameda and Santa Clara Counties in the San Francisco Bay Area, introduced a bill that would mandate rear-facing flashing white lights for bicycles operated at night. Yes, really. Alternatively, the cyclists may wear reflective gear in place of the light.

A new square from Clean Bottle

Two years ago, Clean Bottle introduced the popular “Square” bottle. They’ve launched a Kickstarter campaign for a new, improved and lower cost square.

Santa Cruz considers fare cut; win free San Jose Earthquakes tickets; San Jose Bike Train

Transit updates for Santa Cruz and Santa Clara Counties A public hearing for a fare reduction! This isn’t something I’ve seen in a while around here: The public is invited to comment on proposed fare change. This fare change will change the fare to $1.00 for K-12 students with a valid student identification card for read more »

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan: Hang up and drive

Last week, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan was caught behaving badly when KRON newsman Stanley Roberts shamed her on television after a viewer sent a photo of Ms. Quan apparently reading email on her phone while driving.

San Jose candidate walk and bike questionnaire scores

I Walk I Bike I Vote sent a questionnaire to the candidates listed in the primary election ballot for mayor and council members for the city of San Jose.

San Jose candidates respond to bicycle questionaire

Primary elections take place June 3, 2014 in California. Several cities will also select candidates for city council on this date. I Walk I Bike I Vote is a guide for San Jose voters who believe San Jose can and should be a safer city. So far, candidates Timothy Harrison, Madison Nguyen, Bob Levy, Richard read more »