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The Complete Streets Acts of 2009

Matui encourages National Bike Summit attendees to promote Complete Streets as they meet with legislators. U.S Representative Doris Matsui (D-CA) and U.S. Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) introduced The Complete Streets Act of 2009 yesterday. The Complete Streets Act will work to promote the design of streets that are safe for all of those using the read more »

A Federal Complete Streets law?

Bipartisan bill to require Complete Streets policies nationwide. Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D – CA) and Congressman David Joyce (R – OH) introduced bipartisan legislation that would ensure our nation’s roadways are built with all users in mind – including bicyclists, public transportation vehicles and riders, motorists, and pedestrians of all ages and abilities. The Safe read more »

Santa Clara Expressways plan update

If you live in Silicon Valley and your New Year resolutions included a commitment to civic involvement, here’s your chance to be involved. The Santa Clara County (CA) Roads Department is updating its long term plan for county expressways. A series of community meetings outlining the proposed plans begins tomorrow night in San Jose. If read more »

Cash for Clunkers: Contact your Senator TODAY

Please contact your Senator and ask them to vote “NO” on additional funding for the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS) aka “Cash For Clunkers” program. There are several reasons to cancel this program: Environment The CARS program scraps cars by dumping sodium silicate into the crankcase and running the engine until it dies, ensuring the read more »