Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood Gets Softball Questions at Confirmation Hearing (WaPo, NYT, AP)
  • Senate Coalition to Push for More Transit Funding in Stimulus Bill (Open Left)
  • CA High Speed Rail Chair Calls for Better Commuter Rail at Transpo Forum (NL Times)
  • Schwarzenegger Asks Obama for Tougher Tailpipe Emissions Restrictions (SF Gate)
  • SFO Launches "Green" Rental Car Program, Incentives for Hybrids (Greenerati)
  • SF Auto Row Sees Another Dealer Go Down (SF Citizen)
  • MTC Regional Transportation Plan Draft Released (Transbay)
  • Vallejo Transit Officials Worry State Budge Cuts Will Hit Transit Hard (Times-Herald)
  • Harri-Oak Livable Streets Plan Workshop in Oakland Tonight (Future Oakland)

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Muni Switching to All-Door Bus Boarding July 1st (Streetsblog – More Later) SF Employee Transit Incentives May Spread to Greater Bay Area (SF Examiner) GG Bridge West Sidewalk Closure Prolonged Until Mid-May (GG Transit) Free or Reduced Muni Youth Pass Proposals to be Considered by SFMTA Board (SF Examiner) Palo Alto Concerned it Won’t Be Included in […]

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Apple Engineer and His Horse Killed By Driver in Morgan Hill (Mercury News) Protestors to Block Fare Gates at BART Powell Station Thursday (SF Gate) MTC to Present Scaled Back Toll Lanes Plan for the Bay Area (SF Gate) Legislation to Shift Oversight of High-Speed Rail Faltering in Sacramento (Cal Watch) Sac Bee Editorial: “Transit […]

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Sierra Club Report: Caltrain Electrification is California’s Best Transpo Project (SF Exam, SM Daily) Yerba Buena Streets Get Artistic Bike Racks (SFGate) BART Police to Escort Holiday Shoppers at Stations in Downtown SF, Oakland (CBS) SF Weekly Columnist: BART Should Consider Transbay Bike Solutions Beyond Lifting the Blackout Sac Bee: It’s “Baffling” That Congressmen Want to […]

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Congestion Pricing Likely Headed to SF Supes Next Month (SF Examiner, Biz Journal, SF Gate) EPA Issues Guidelines That Give States Discretion Regulating Industrial Emissions (LA Times) AC Transit Backs Off on Service Cuts in Light of New Labor Agreement (SF Gate) Jean Quan Wins Oakland Mayor’s Race (SF Gate) Leland Yee Tosses Hat in […]

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Prop L’s David Looman: “The Bike Lobby Thinks They’re Saving the Fucking World” (SF Mag) SFGate Bay Bikers Blog Takes Down Prop L, an “Attack on Safe Streets” Haight and Hayes Streets to Get Major Sewer Main Replacement and Sidewalk Bulb-Outs (Hoodline) SF Public Press Explains the Barriers to Building Transit-Oriented Housing in the Western Neighborhoods On One […]

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Questions Remain on Future of MTA Directors McCray, Breyer Black (NBC) Muni Chief Safety Officer Already Looking for New Job After Only One Year (SF Appeal) BART Train Stalls in Tunnel, SF Delays Clearing (SF Gate, NBC, Merc, KCBS, CoCo Times) SoCal Lawmaker Bill Would Cut Off Prop 1A Bond Funding for High Speed Rail […]