Today’s Headlines

  • Senate Stimulus Bill Contains $2 Billion for High-Speed Rail (CHSRB)
  • Schumer Outlines Plan to Provide More Stim Money for Public Transit (NY1)
  • MTA To Consider Paying Millions in Muni Crash Settlements (SF Gate
  • SF Mayor Wants to Cut Legal Fund That Helps Tenants Facing Ellis Act Evictions (Beyond Chron)
  • And He’s Against Putting Tax Measures Before Voters to Help the City’s Budget Crisis (SF Examiner)
  • Police Association Prez Critical of BART Police Chief (ABC7)
  • Judge to Hear Lawsuit Challenging Socal Air District’s Emission Credits (LAT)
  • It Took Three Pedestrian Deaths to Finally Spur a Call to Action on a Dangerous Drive in L.A. (LAist)
  • Santa Cruz Takes Steps to Improve Bicycle Safety on Mission Street (Merc)
  • Restored Fox Theater Set to Re-Open in Oakland (Transbay Blog)

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Suspect in J-Church Muni Stabbing Arrested (SF Gate) (N-J Chronicles) (NBC) BART Plans Increased Police Presence on Trains (SF Weekly) Is Barney’s New York Store the Newest Ally of Those Opposed to the Central Subway? (Examiner) Don’t Like Suburban Big Boxes? Target’s Bringing Itself to Mint Plaza for Holidays (Examiner) Plans for Revamping Hallidie Plaza […]

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BART Officer Scuffles with Passenger in Arrest Caught on Video (SF Gate, CBS5) Stim Funds Could Help BART Avert Layoffs (SF Gate, ABC7) BART Director Tom Radulovich Passes on a Pay Raise (City Insider) Questions Raised About the Transparency of Obama Admin’s Stim Fund Site (SF Gate) Vehicular Manslaughter Charges Brought Against Drivers in Fatal […]

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Inbound Muni Metro Service Shut Down Due to Cable Problem (SF Examiner) Pedestrian in Critical Condition Following Oakland Hit-and-Run (SF Gate) Some Analysis from Transbay Blog on SB375 Targets Adopted by CARB NRDC Blog: “The Importance of Transit Context and Design” SFDPW Challenged to Keep the Streets of SF Clean (SF Examiner) Assemblymember Tom Ammiano […]

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Supervisor John Avalos Takes the Lead on the Muni Budget (Beyond Chron)  SF Examiner: "Higher Muni Fare Evasion Fines Pitched" Sizing Up Muni at Bay to Breakers (SF Appeal) BART Director Fang Insists Phone Card Will Prove Translink Obsolete (Matier & Ross)  Independent Auditor Would Investigate Civilian Complaints Against BART Police (SF Gate) Examiner Editorial […]