Today’s Headlines

  • Transportation Gets Less Than Expected in Federal Stimulus Bill (WSJ)
  • Details of the Transportation Segment Reviewed (Transport Politic via Streetsblog.net)
  • Governors Unhappy Bill Doesn’t Give More to Road Projects (Politico)
  • Former BART Officer Pleads "Not-Guilty" in Shooting of Oscar Grant (SF Chronicle
  • Caltrans to Pay $7 Million to Transit for Right to Add Carpool Lanes to Sacramento Freeway (Sacbee)
  • Caltrans Halts Funding for Fourth Bore of Caldecott Tunnel (SF Chronicle)
  • Man Who Would Not Remove Bicycle From Caltrain Pays Fine for Disturbing Peace (CBS5)
  • Cell Phone Ban for Muni Drivers (Muni Diaries)
  • F-Stockton Will See New Trolley Cars (Market St Railway)
  • More Fear From Peninsula Residents that High Speed Rail Will Ruin Neighborhoods (CHSRB)
  • A Very Interesting Proposal for Streetcars in Oakland (SF Cityscape)

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Hit-and-Run Driver Hospitalizes Woman, 50, and Man, 80, at Turk and Mason (CBS) Red Light-Runner in Last Week’s Car Crash at Octavia and Oak Had Stolen Car for Burglary (Hoodline) Chronicle Op-Eds on Muni-Funding Prop B: For and Against Matier & Ross: Prop A Will Help “Put Driving Last;” Quentin Kopp: Fund the Muni TEP? “What’s […]

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BART Board Votes to Lift Bike Bans for Five-Month Trial Period (SFGate, CBS, KTVU) Muni Transit Director Explains, Apologizes for Two N-Judah Shutdowns Within 24 Hours (SFMTA) Central Subway Contract Winner Known to Exceed Costs on Construction Projects (SF Examiner) How TransForm Strives to Improve Lives Through Promoting Sustainable Transportation (GJEL) Noe Valley Residents Have Raised […]

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Union Concerned Muni GPS On-Time Tracker Will Mean More Lost Jobs (Examiner) Controller Finishes Muni Work Order Audit, But Still Not Public (SF Weekly) Power Out Briefly As Muni Bus Snagged PG&E Power Line (SF Appeal, Examiner) Hayes Valley Farm Gets Some Recognition in an NBC Story (NBC) Flap Over Oakland Parking Ticket Sting Continues […]

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SF Drivers Always Seem to Think Car Congestion Is Worsening, Whether or Not It is (Chronicle) More on the Mayor’s Congestion Plan (ABC, SFMTA), Bay Bridge Contraflow Bus Lane (KTVU, CBS) Google’s $6.8M Donation for Free Muni for Youth is Mayor Lee’s Biggest “Behested” Payment (Chronicle) Tearing Down the End of Highway 280 Would Open Land […]