Monday news roundup

The week is getting off to a quiet start. The news is mostly recaps from last Friday’s committee hearing on transportation issues.

MyNorthwest reports that Council members O’Brien and Johnson are pushing hard for SDOT to fill out the network of bike lanes downtown.

Erica C. Barnett also notes that O’Brien and Johnson came down hard on SDOT for the relatively high number of pedestrian injuries and deaths recently.

The Stranger previews a court hearing today in the lawsuit between the ACLU and the City over the city’s cleanup “sweeps” of homeless encampments.