Today’s Headlines

  • MTC Committee Could Slash Stim Funds Today for Muni, AC Transit (Beyond Chron)
  • President Obama: The Days of Building Sprawl Are Over (Veritas et Venustas)
  • But the Days of Widening Highways Aren’t (VTA Watch)
  • SF Parks Dept. Will Install 2,000 Parking Meters (SF Gate)
  • Driver Stabs Off-Duty SF Bicycle Cop After "Traffic Altercation"(KTVU)
  • Activists Demand Charges Against BART Police Officers (ABC7, Bay City News)
  • L.A.’s Transit TV Files for Bankruptcy (LAT)
  • PG&E’s "Smart" Streetlights Get a Test Run in SF (NYT)
  • Streetscape Plan Would Enliven Saratoga Village (Merc)
  • How We Drive: "When Is a Stop Sign Not a Stop Sign?"

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Manslaughter Trial Begins for Cast-Wearing Driver Who Killed Man at 14th and Noe (AP via KTVU) San Leandro Scales Back on East Bay BRT Plans (Daily Review) Study Shows Only 35 Percent of SF Transit Commuters Arrive in 1.5 Hours (SF Examiner, Atlantic Cities) Senior Muni Rider Gets $100 Fine For 5-Cent Shortage (CBS 5) Mercury News: […]

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Two Women Injured by Pole Knocked Over by Truck Driver on South Van Ness (Mission Local) Ed Reiskin on Muni: “I Didn’t Come Here to Preside Over the Status Quo” (SF Chronicle) AC Transit Workers Give Notice of Strike Over Health, Safety Issues (CoCo, SFGate, CBS) BART Strike Unlikely for 60 Days, Hope Lies With Jerry Brown (CoCo […]

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None of the Solutions to Stave Off Deep Caltrain Cuts Have Come from Caltrain (SF Examiner) Mercury News Editorial: Defenders of CEO’s $400k Salary Are Out of Touch with Public Reward Offered in SJ Hit-and-Run; Woman Was Struck by Driver, Dragged 2,000 Feet (Merc) BIKE NOPA: “NOPNA Board Stumbles on Masonic Safety Proposal, Requests Neighbors […]

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Beyond Chron: City Agencies Need to Stop Ignoring Transit and Livable Streets Needs in the Tenderloin More on the First Day of Sunday Parking Metering’s Grace Period (SFGate, SFBG) SF Weekly is So “Pissed About Paying for Parking on Sunday,” They Want You to Sign ENUF’s Petition Phone Payments Now Available at Most SF Parking Meters (SF Exam) […]

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Mercury News: "Bay Area Transit in Crisis" Sonoma County Transit Service to Face Cuts Under Governor’s Proposal (Press Democrat) Human Transit: Don’t Assume Next Round of Muni Service Cuts Will Go Smoothly MTA Moves Ahead with Plan to Layoff More Than 100 Workers (SF Examiner) Seattle’s Community Transit Proposes Fare Hikes and Service Cuts (Seattle […]

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SFMTA Creating Working Group to Develop Plan to Fund Biking, Transit Improvements (SFGate) The Bay Citizen Debates the Issue of Muni Stop Consolidation At the Top of SF Examiner‘s Wish List for the New Year: Improve Muni’s On-Time Performance Oakland Airport Connector Begins Construction Despite Criticism (SF Examiner) SF Examiner Highlights the Financial Savings in Driving Less and […]