Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Was Struck By a Car in Hit-n-Run Crash Still in a Coma (Merc)
  • The Politics of Parking in San Francisco (SF State News)
  • Rail Car Manufacturers Put on a Show for SMART (Marin IJ)
  • The Benefits of a Sidewalk Perspective (Sustainable Savannah via Streetsblog Network)
  • Where to Watch the Amgen Tour This Weekend (SF Gate, Bikescape)
  • The best part of the Palo Alto story (note–link is broken) is, besides the threat of karate moves, the idea that they pacified the rowdy, anti-development crowd by moving on to the fact that there was consensus among all participants that more parking was needed. Because that’s not intensive development.

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An Open (Angry) Letter to Muni, Rider Prefers BART as Transit Lover (Rocket Shoes) Riders Upset Over Service Cuts, Fare Increases at Muni Townhall Meeting (Examiner) What Options Does Muni Have for Raising Revenue? (Examiner) Muni Starts Tweeting, Offers FastPass for Quiz Answer That You Can Find Here (SF Gate) Muni Bus Hits Fire Hydrant […]

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Transit Operators Get Federal Maintenance Funds (Bay Citizen, Examiner, Fast Lane) More on the Gains from Muni’s Sick Leave Policy (CBS) SF District 8 Candidates Spar Over Position on Muni Reform Measure (SFist) VTA Offers Commuter Express Service (CBS, ABC) Some Riders Rave Over WiFi on VTA Express Trains (Merc) ABC Looks at BART’s Use […]

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Congestion Pricing Likely Headed to SF Supes Next Month (SF Examiner, Biz Journal, SF Gate) EPA Issues Guidelines That Give States Discretion Regulating Industrial Emissions (LA Times) AC Transit Backs Off on Service Cuts in Light of New Labor Agreement (SF Gate) Jean Quan Wins Oakland Mayor’s Race (SF Gate) Leland Yee Tosses Hat in […]

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BART Unions Announce Second Strike (SFGate, Examiner, SFBG, CBS 1, 2, ABC) SF Appeal Lists Transit Alternatives; Business Leaders Warn of Productivity Costs (SF Appeal) Mission Local Breaks Down How SF Compares With Other Cities on Double Parking Enforcement CityFix Shares Insights from the Recent Shared-Use Mobility Summit in Berkeley CA DMV Cracks Down on Disabled Parking Placard Abuse […]