Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Moves to Allow States to Cut Emissions (SF Gate
  • And Wants to Set Tougher Fuel-Efficiency Standards ((Huff Post
  • As Chrysler Urges Dealers to Buy More Cars (Global Economic Analysis)
  • DeFazio says Administration "Ill Advised" by Larry Summers on Transit Stimulus (Think Progress
  • Stimulus Money Would Do Little to Help California’s Budget Woes (LA Times)
  • Are We Becoming More Sustainable or Not? (NRDC via Streetsblog Network)
  • Second BART Officer Under Investigation After New Video Emerges (Coco Times, KTVU)
  • SF Supes to Consider Budget Cuts (Beyond Chron)
  • Golden Gate Bridge District Buys Two Mothballed Ferries for $2 Million Each (Marin IJ)
  • Rail Authority Awards Contract for Track Improvements in Novato (Marin IJ)

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House Set to Vote on Stimulus (Merc, TPMDC) Jerry Nadler’s Transit Amendment Will Also Reach House Floor (T4America via Streetsblog Network) NYT’s John Leonhardt Says Stimulus Lacks "Fresh, Reformist Thinking" Will California’s High-Speed Rail Project See Stimulus Money? (Daily Californian) Muni Deficit May Stall Improvements (SF Gate)  More on Tom Radulovich’s Call for the BART […]

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Muni Summit Meeting Results in Ideas for Improving Agency (SF Gate) (Mission Local) One Solution for Muni Woes: Link Fares to Inflation (Examiner) More Stimulus Funds Coming to Regional Transit Operators (CBS) Free Parking May Be Harder to Find If MTA Board Votes for More Meters (Examiner) N-Judah Chronicles Looks at Historic Proposal for Sunset […]

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Board of Supes Votes Not to Reject Muni Budget After All (SF Gate, SF Examiner, SFBG, SF Appeal) Paul Hogarth’s Take on Beyond Chron: "Fear of Newsom Petulance Causes Bad Muni Budget" Muni Metro to Get New Fare Gates (SF Gate)  "Safe Streets" Bill Dies in State Legislature (Streetsblog LA) Gearing up for Bike to […]

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Will Cameras and Digital Displays Improve Muni’s Reliability? MTAB to Approve Pilot (SF Examiner) Obama Fails to Mention "Transit" or "Rail" in Stimulus Talk (CAHSRL via Streetsblog Network) Mercury News Editorial Argues Transit Should be a Stimulus Priority Marin Transit Authority Stimulus Wish List Includes Some Rail, Bike Improvements (Marin IJ) SF Transbay District Slowly […]

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$248 Million Streets Bond Measure Headed to Ballot (SF Examiner, BCN via SF Appeal) SF Supervisors Approve Treasure Island Development in 11-0 Vote (SF Gate) SFBG Editorial: “Mayor Lee Should Veto Park Merced Development Agreement” SFMTA Looking at More Projects to Better Market Street, Restrict Autos (SF Gate) Parking Permits for Nannies Approved by SFMTA […]

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SFMTA, Muni Operators Reportedly Close to an Agreement (SF Gate) GG Bridge’s Western Sidewalk Shuts Down for Repairs (SF Examiner, Marin IJ) The “New Politics of Dense Development” in San Francisco (SF Examiner) Spanish HSR Officials Visiting California This Week (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Bicyclist Killed by Driver in Visalia in the Central Valley (Visalia […]