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Parking in Santa Cruz California

Ramona Turner’s “Street Smarts” column in the Sentinel addresses the issue of storing private property on public rights-of-way in Santa Cruz, while also discussion the multitude of scofflaw cyclists. It occurs to me that a solution to the first issue presents itself.

Santa Cruz Metro summer youth fare begins TODAY

“Make them less car dependent,” says vice mayor of suburban bedroom community of effort to promote transit ridership for children. The half price summer youth fare adopted by the Santa Cruz Metro board of directors is effective today. K-12 students can now ride all local routes in Santa Cruz County for $1.

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 »

See NTS Works new ebike at tonight’s Santa Cruz Tech Meetup

NTS Works in Santa Cruz gave me a shot at trying their new “Fat Free” ebike a few weeks ago. NTS Works found Neal Saiki will discuss the features of this machine at tonight’s Santa Cruz Tech Meetup, which takes place at the Cruzio Green Building on Cedar Street beginning at 6 PM. Before Neal read more »

Teens to bike from Santa Cruz to Monterey and back

This Memorial Day weekend, a group of local teens will do something many of them never thought possible — pedal their bikes nearly 100 miles from Santa Cruz to Monterey and back. This is the fifth year of Bike the Bay, an annual youth ride organized by Green Ways to School. Green Ways to School, read more »

Santa Cruz Sheriff race 2014

A number of county-wide offices are up for election for the June 3 primary. Most are uncontested, and I don’t live in either of the two districts where voters will select a new county supervisor so I haven’t paid much attention to those contests. The interesting race is that between retired sheriff lieutenants Bob Pursley read more »