Today’s Headlines

  • Police Brace for More Protests in Oakland Today Over BART Shooting (Merc, KTVU, Beyond Chron)
  • VTA Set to Approve Funding for BART Project Today (VTA Watch)
  • Study: Public Transit Riders Save an Average of $8,368 A Year by Not Driving (SF Examiner)
  • Muni Catching A Lot More Fare Evaders (SF Gate)
  • N-Judah Chronicles: 2009 "May Not Be So Bad" For Muni Riders
  • Schwarzenegger, Legislators to Try, Try Again on the Budget (SF Gate)
  • Republicans, Corporate Lobbyists Behind Efforts to Gut CEQA (Sac Bee
  • Port of Oakland in Fight Over $5 Million in Clean Air Funds (Coco Times)
  • Lack of Good Press for the Bus and its Riders (Santa Rosa City Bus via Streetsblog Network)
  • San Rafael Gets Interirm Public Works Director (Marin IJ

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Son of Parks Driver Who Ran Over Woman, Fled Arrested for Hitting Bicycle Rider, Fleeing (ABC) More on BART Lifting Bike Bans (SFGate, CBS, EBX); Why First Cars Are Off Limits (Bold Italic) How Many Bike Injuries in SF Don’t Involve Cars? “Nearly Half,” Says UCSF Surgeon (NYT) Big Rig Driver Crashes on 280, Leaving […]

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Transit Operators Get Federal Maintenance Funds (Bay Citizen, Examiner, Fast Lane) More on the Gains from Muni’s Sick Leave Policy (CBS) SF District 8 Candidates Spar Over Position on Muni Reform Measure (SFist) VTA Offers Commuter Express Service (CBS, ABC) Some Riders Rave Over WiFi on VTA Express Trains (Merc) ABC Looks at BART’s Use […]

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BART Board Approves Oakland Airport Connector (SF Gate, ABC7, Calitics) BART Extension to SJ to be Considered for $900 Million in Federal Funds (Merc) Man Accused in Muni Stabbings Charged with 5th Attack (SF Appeal, SF Gate, ABC7)  Woman Shot in Robbery Attempt on AC Transit Bus (BCN via CBS5) Hit-and-Run Driver Arrested for Critically […]

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MTA Meetings Will Continue With Only Five Members After Two Termed Out (Examiner) William and the Disappearing Magic Muni Bus (FCJ) SFO Airport Commission to Vote on BART Worker Discount (Examiner) Transbay Blog Takes Exception With a Parking-Happy SF Planning Commissioner Willie Brown Says North Beach Like Night at the Museum (SF Gate) Strong Opposition […]

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BART Intensifies Security After Moscow Bombing (SF Gate, KCBS, CoCo Times, CBS) BART Tries to Improve Minority Outreach (Examiner, SF Appeal) Reaction to AC Transit Service Cuts (Oakbook, CBS) Sacramento Regional Transit Votes to Cut Service 22 Percent (Sac Bee) Hearing on Muni Cuts and Budget Woes Today (KCBS) Muni Fight Not Caught on Camera, […]

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More on Yesterday’s Board of Supes Vote to Approve the MTA Budget (SF Gate, SF Weekly) Beyond Chron: "Maxwell Throws Muni Riders Under the Bus" Some Caltrain Riders Willing to Pay Higher Fares Over Service Cuts (Merc) BART Board Meeting Today Will Focus on Fare Hikes (ABC7) Bicyclist Hit by Two Cars in Marin County […]