Today’s Headlines

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  • SF Releases “High Injury Network” Map to Explain Vision Zero (Hoodline)
  • Will New Legislation Stem Bike Theft by Targetting “Chop Shops” (SF Weekly)
  • Stolen Google Bikes Litter Mountain View (SF Weekly)
  • Median Home Prices in Bay Area Keep Rising (Examiner, SFGate)
  • Poll: Californians Like Legislation, Projects, That Help Environment (SFGate)
  • “The Mesmerizing Machine That Makes Your Golden Gate Bridge Drive Less Terrifying” (KQED)
  • Mayor Lee Signs City Budget (Examiner)

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Today’s Headlines

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Roger is taking a couple of days off. Absent any breaking news, expect just headlines and stories from SBCAL and SBUSA.

  • Fillmore Transit Priority Project Promises Big Changes (Hoodline)
  • $604 Million Better Market Street Project Also Clears Budget Hurdles (Examiner)
  • Curbed Goes Underground to Tour the “Central Subway”
  • Bay Area Still Adding Jobs Despite Job/Transit Issues (KQED)
  • Brown, Schwarzenegger Celebrate Extension of Cap-and-Trade (Chronicle, KQED)
  • Man Screaming Death Threats Terrorizes BART Train (Chronicle)
  • Pedestrian Killed on Lafayette Street (Chronicle)
  • Citing Hygiene and Safety, Rec. and Parks Takes Aim at Sandboxes (Hoodline)
  • Maybe, Just Maybe, Monorails Aren’t the Future (Chronicle)

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Today’s Headlines

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This Week: Bicycle Advisory Committee, Big Bus Plus, Rooftop Urban Farming

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Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday/tonight! Bicycle Advisory Committee. The committee meets monthly to consider bicycle transportation projects and policies to make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors, the SFMTA, and other City and County agencies. Monday/tonight! July 24, 6:30-7:30 p.m., City Hall, Room 408, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco […]

Today’s Headlines

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  • Muni Closes Subway, Tests New Trains (SFExaminer, SFBay)
  • Central Subway Won’t be Ready for Warriors (SFChron)
  • More on Caltrain Groundbreaking (EastBayTimes, SFGate)
  • Will High-speed Rail Turn Fresno into San Jose Suburb? (EastBayTimes)
  • Will Gas Tax Fund High-speed Rail? (EastBayTimes)
  • Plans for 17th and Mission (Curbed, SFWeekly)
  • Dogpatch Developer Cuts Number of Affordable Units (SFExaminer)
  • Is West Oakland Pollution a Civil Rights Violation? (EastBayTimes)
  • Walnut Creek’s Most Dangerous Intersections (EastBayTimes)
  • Commentary: Pro-Housing Progressives Should Focus on Common Ground (SFExaminer)
  • Commentary: Owner Move-In Reform Protects Tenants (SFExaminer)
  • Commentary: Silicon Valley Leaders Impact on Transit and Housing (EastBayTimes)

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Caltrain Electrification Groundbreaking

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“Some people hate trains,” joked Governor Jerry Brown, at this morning’s groundbreaking ceremony for the Caltrain electrification and modernization project, at the Millbrae Caltrain station. The audience of business leaders, well-known politicians, Caltrain staffers, high-speed rail people, and many others involved in the project laughed. “I didn’t say the majority!” Brown recalled riding the Daylight […]
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