Today’s Headlines

  • House Passes Stimulus Bill; Only 5% Goes to Infrastructure (LAT, Boston Globe)
  • Nadler Amendment for Transit Clears While Amtrak Cuts Are Nixed (WSJ, Transbay Blog)
  • Marin Looks to Grab Some Stimulus Funds (Marin IJ)
  • Santa Cruz Will End Free Parking on Main Corridors (Merc)
  • Nevada Considers Congestion Pricing (Merc)
  • Court Refuses to Stop Bayview Redevelopment (SF Gate)
  • Car Crashes into Two N-Judah Trains, One Injury Reported (SF Gate, N-Judah Chronicles)
  • Undisclosed Bids Submitted for Residential Buildings Near New Transbay Terminal (SF Gate)
  • City of Davis Looking to Establish Museum for Vintage Bikes (KCRA)
  • On-Street Bicycle Parking Will Begin Next Week in Seattle (Bicycle Fixation)

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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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Former Oak Trib Reporter Dies from Injuries Suffered in N-Judah Crash (Merc) Muni Bus Crashes into Light Poles, Building (ABC7) Obama Tells Mayors Not to Waste Stimulus Money (Sac Bee) Transpo Secretary Considering VMT Tax, More Highway, Bridge Tolls (AP, Yglesias) Bronx Burrough President to Head White House Urban Affairs Office (WaPo, News, The Caucus) […]

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BART’s Largest Union Approves Contract But ATU Rejects It (SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5, SF Examiner) Opening of West Dublin BART Station Delayed (ABC7) More on Yesterday’s Muni Safety Hearing from SF Gate, ABC7, KCBS, NBC11, SF Examiner Car Sideswipes an N-Judah Train at Church and Duboce (SF Weekly, Muni Diaries) Girl Arrested in Hit-and-Run of […]

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First Sunday Streets of the Year is This Sunday (Bike NOPA) (Examiner)(KCBS) (NBC) Mayor Newsom Invites Public for MTA Board Post (SF Appeal) (N-Judah) Nat Ford Says Sunday Meters Are Back on the Table (SF Appeal) SF City Leaders Ask Schwarzenegger to Approve Transportation Bill (Examiner) Boy Falls Out of Moving 38-Geary Bus, Investigation Underway […]

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State Budget Deal Would Eliminate Public Transit Funds (Cyclelicio.us, Transbay Blog) If Wall Street Gets Operating Funds Why Not Public Transit? (NYT) The Time is Now for High Speed Rail (HuffPo) BART Protesters Turn Out in Force at Board Meeting (ABC7) Planning Workshop on Palo Alto’s California Avenue Gets Heated (Merc) San Jose Boy Who […]

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AC Transit Ordered into Arbitration with Union, Buses Still Running (CBS, SF Gate) It Was a Bad Weekend for Cyclists and Peds (CBS, CBS, Merc, ABC) Traffic Changes and Homeless Concerns at Transbay Terminal Site (SF Gate, SF Gate) Van Ness Auto Row Buildings Could Get Historic Status (Examiner) Alioto-Pier Wants SFPD Background Checks for […]