Today’s Headlines

  • Some Peninsula Residents Want High-Speed Rail Tracks Underground (Merc)
  • State Budget Crisis Could Delay California’s HSR Project (CHSRB)
  • The Transportation Habits of Bay Area Transportation Officials (Merc)
  • Complaint Alleges SF Mayor’s SUV Hybrid Often Parked in Crosswalk (SF Weekly)
  • Uptown Tenderloin Named a Historic District by National Park Service (Beyond Chron)
  • Proposed Novato Bike Path May Be a Tough Sell (Marin IJ)
  • Thousands Cheer Cyclists in Amgen’s Second Stage (SF Gate
  • Houston Moves Ahead With Light Rail Network and the Pedestrianist is Envious
  • Richard Florida on the Post-Crash Shape of American Cities and Regions (Atlantic)
  • What If Portland Had Been Overrun by Freeways? (BikePortland via Streetsblog.net)

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Three Cyclists Hit in Attack Remain Hospitalized; Chronicle Talks to Witnesses (SF Gate) NYT/Bay Citizen: "Park Leeway for Churchgoers Poses Danger for Cyclists" Ca. High-Speed Rail Board Chooses 87-280 Route for San Jose (Merc) New HSR CEO Vows to Form New Partnerships and Work With "All of You" (Merc, SF Gate)  Why Is the American […]

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Props 22, 25, 26  Could “Help and Hinder” State Budget Process in Sacramento (Sac Bee, LAT) Steinberg Hints that Mid-Term Budget Session is Likely for Legislature (SF Gate) Tom Hayden: California Really Poised to Lead Country to a Green Future (LAT) With Rejection of Prop 21, State Parks Officials Struggle to Find Solutions (SF Gate) […]

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Bay Area Officials, Including David Chiu, Share Thoughts on Trip to Amsterdam (World Changing) Will Muni Drivers Stage a Sickout Today? So Far, It Doesn’t Look Like It (SF Examiner, SF Weekly) Caltrain Asks Ca. High-Speed Rail Authority to Take a “Phased Approach” (Merc) San Jose City Council to Decide HSR Options at Its Meeting […]

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Coverage of New Bay Bridge Tolls Focuses on Drivers "Who Slowed to Save a Buck" (Merc, The Snitch) UC Berkeley Study Questions Ridership Forecast Model for Ca. High-Speed Rail (SF Gate, LAT, Merc) Caltrain Cutting Its Holiday Train (Daily Journal)  Uncivil Noe Valley Minority Disrupts Pavement to Parks Meeting (Noe Valley SF via SFist)  Maldonado […]

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BART Board Approves 6.1 Percent Fare Hike, Increase in Parking Fees (SF Gate, ABC7) Directors Also Approved a BART Warm Springs Extension Contract (SF Examiner) 9-Year-Old Novato Girl Hit by Motorcycle While Walking in Crosswalk Dies (ABC7, BCN via CBS5) Five Children Hurt After Car Crashes into Socal Preschool (AP via CBS5) Public Hearing Turns […]

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Obama Administration Wants Safety Oversight of Subways and Light Rail (NYT, Reuters) Man Arrested in Tenderloin Stabbing Considered Suspect in Stabbing of Boy on Muni Bus (CBS5) N-Judah Rail Replacement Project Delayed; Shuttle Buses Still Running (SF Gate) Wired: "Why Portland’s Mass Transit Rocks" SF Struggles to Find Money to Repair and Maintain Its Deteriorating […]