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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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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Muni Crash: Driver May Have Blacked Out (SF Gate) (CoCo Times) (Merc) (KRON) (KRON) VTA Double Checks Safety Measures After Muni Crash (KRON) BART Labor Negotiations Continue (Examiner) (CoCo Times) (KRON) (KCBS) Bay Bridge Construction Moving at Feverish Pitch to Reach Labor Day Deadline (SF Gate) Don’t Worry About Car Careening Out of Control Through […]

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San Francisco Parking Meter Rates Among Highest in Country, Alioto-Pier Aghast (SF Gate) Muni Working on Multi-Modal Transportation App for Smart Phones (Examiner) Golden Gate Bridge District Could Raise Fares on Ferries (Examiner) Rob Anderson Vows Appeal to Bike Injunction Decision (SF Gate) Cyclist Trying to Make Signal Crashed Into BMW, Admits Fault (Bike NOPA) […]

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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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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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Alameda County’s Transportation Sales Tax Measure Approved by ACTC (CoCo Times) Muni Bus And Cab Collide Outside Hall Of Justice (SF Appeal) BART Board Approves $7.7 Million Retrofit Plan for Transbay Tube (CoCo Times) BART Reports Strong Financial Picture for First Quarter of Fiscal Year (SF Examiner) Dolores Park Designs Released (City Insider) Distracted Driver […]