Today’s Headlines

  • Republican Senator from Missouri Wants to Kill High Speed Rail Stim Funding (CHSRB)
  • APTA Urges Congress to Provide $15 Billion in Stim Money for Public Transit (Progressive Railroading)
  • Building Mass-Transit Infrastructure Would Lift the Country Out of Recession (The Nation via Planetizen)
  • Anti-Environmental Legislators Make Some Outrageous State Budget Demands (Ca Progress Report)
  • More About Bikes on Caltrain and Today’s Board Meeting (SF Examiner)
  • NTSB to Investigate This Week’s BART Collison (SF Gate)
  • Committee Delays Action on Adding More School Crossing Guards in San Jose (Merc)
  • Tagged Ads Featuring Supervisor Bevan Dufty Moved From Some Muni Stations (BAR)
  • Schlage Lock Site Gets Okay for Redevelopment (Transbay Blog)
  • Santa Cruz Shows Off Its Bicycle Design Creativity in New Exhibit (Merc)

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Battle Brews Over SF Stimulus Funds (SF Gate) More on How Bay Area Stim Funds Will Be Put to Use (Merc) Bay Area Transit Officials Want to Increase Efficiency (SF Gate) Transbay Blog: The MTC’s Shifting Funds, Shifty Priorities  Worst Service Cuts Since 70s Set to Take Effect in NY (NYT, News, Post, NY1) L.A. […]

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More Coverage of Yesterday’s Muni Streetcar Crash from SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5, and SF Examiner BART Rolls Out a Limited Launch of Translink Targeting About 1000 Customers (NBC11) Mercury News: "Proposed Bus Cuts Could Prove Disastrous to East Palo Alto Residents" Man Charged in SF and Fremont Hit-and-Run Rampage Pleads Not Guilty (Oak Trib, SF […]

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Advocates Gearing Up for Wednesday MTC Meeting on Stim Funds (Berkeley Daily Planet) The Examiner Reports on SF Chamber’s Misleading Congestion Price Survey  More on the Grim Budget Picture for Bay Area Transit Agencies (Merc) How Do We Make Transit Independent? Cap’n Transit Has Some Ideas  John McCain Confuses Light Rail with High Speed Rail […]

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Some SJ City Leaders Consider Banning Bicyclists from Riding with Dogs After Fatal Incident (Merc) HSRA Releases "Alternatives Analysis" for High-Speed Rail from SF to SJ (Merc) BART, City Officials Break Ground on Warm Springs Extension (CBS5) Oakland PD Begins Crackdown on Disabled Parking Placard Abuse (ABC7) More on the Pleasant Hill Crash That Left […]

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Small Group of Peninsula NIMBYs Seem Intent on Killing HSR (Palo Alto Daily, ABC7) But They Should Take a Look at Grade Separations in Some European Cities (CHSRB) Caltrain Releases New Ticket Book; Makes Some Schedule Adjustments (Merc) FRA Easing Light Rail Restrictions for Diesel Multiple Units? (Cap’n Transit) $50 Million Lawsuit Filed Over BART […]

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BART Labor Talks Continue As Another Deadline Draws Closer (SF Gate, ABC7) Tom Radulovich:  It’s Time to "Put the Region’s Rail Network on a Sustainable Course" NY Senator Schumer Introduces Bill to Ban Transit Operators from Texting (Newsday) CHSRB: "The Multi-Pronged Attack Against" California High Speed Rail Caltrans Considers Safety Improvements for Bicyclists, Peds on […]