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Robot Cars To Get California Licenses

Robot Cars To Get California Licenses | Sustainable Transportation | Scoop.it

TheStarting in September, the California DMV will begin issuing special licenses for driverless vehicles and their human test pilots/passengers. The news means Google's chrome-plated future, wherein robot cars are widely available and no one ever crashes, is right on schedule.

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The time has come.

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A national epidemic of pedestrian deaths | Smart Growth America

A national epidemic of pedestrian deaths | Smart Growth America | Sustainable Transportation | Scoop.it
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Dangerous by design sums it up. 

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Evaluating Public Transport Funding Options

Evaluating Public Transport Funding Options | Sustainable Transportation | Scoop.it
Many jurisdictions need additional funding to improve, or just maintain, their public transport services. A timely new study evaluates eighteen potential funding options according to eight criteria.
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Need to think of more options.

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Paris Plans to Adopt Citywide Slow Speed Zone

Paris Plans to Adopt Citywide Slow Speed Zone | Sustainable Transportation | Scoop.it
A blog post by Eric Britton covers Mayor Madame Anne Hidalgo's plans to adopt a 30 kilometer per hour (approximately 20 miles per hour) maximum speed limit in Paris. As Angie Schmidt reports, slow-speed zones are gaining traction in cities that want to improve pedestrian safety and enhance livability.
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"Slowth"

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