Today’s Headlines

  • State Legislature Passes a Crisis Budget in Overnight Session (SF Gate)
  • And it Allows the Construction Industry to Skirt Off-Road Diesel Regulations (LAT)
  • The EPA is Considering CO2 Regulations (LAT)
  • California HSR Looks for $2 Billion in Stim Funds (San Mateo Daily Journal)
  • BRT Debate Continues in Berkeley; Mayor Wants Time Line Moved Up (Daily Californian)
  • Novato City Council Wants Downtown SMART Station (Marin IJ)
  • BART Shooting Case Gets More Complicated (East Bay Express)
  • State Legislators Introduce Civilian Oversight Bill for BART Police (KCBS)
  • Designs for New Bike and Walking Lanes Approved in San Rafael (Marin IJ)
  • Wide Sidewalks and Bike Lanes Are Better for Business Than Parking (Spacing via Streetsblog.net)
  • The Daily Cal quoted two activist-opponents of BRT, but it didn’t mention that there are also lots of activist-supporters in Berkeley – including Friends of BRT, the Sierra Club, and TransForm.

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Muni Conducting Fare Evasion Stings, Claims It’s Yielding "Positive Results" (SF Examiner) BART Threatens Unilateral Contract If Labor Agreement Isn’t Reached by Today (SF Gate, ABC7) Twitter/Caltrain Feed Helps Caltrain Riders "Bypass System By Tweeting Real-Time" Info (Oak Trib) Poll Finds Californians Not As Concerned About Air Pollution But Majority Wants Transit Funding (LAT) Toxic […]

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SF State Cross Country Coach Injured by Hit-and-Run Driver While Cyling (Marin IJ) Bike Lane May Be Installed on Alpine Road and I-280, Site of Fatal Cyclist Crash (The Almanac) Former BART Director Bob Allen Leading Campaign to Stop Livermore Extension (Coco Times) SFMTA Board Set to Curb Free Parking for City Employees (SF Examiner) […]

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Safer Polk Street Advocates, Parking Defenders Spar at SFMTA Hearing (ABC, SF Examiner) Chronicle‘s Nevius Cites Study to Argue Ped Countdown Signals Are Dangerous, Ignores Other Studies Anti-Terrorism Funds Boost Muni Fare Enforcement (Exam); Muni/Car Crash at 16th & Mission (SFBay) Muni Service Increases (SFBay); Debate Continues Over Transit-Priority Signals on Haight (Hoodline) D3 Sup. Christensen: Central […]

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Transit Activists Rally for City Hall to Fund Downtown Extension for Caltrain, High-Speed Rail (SF Appeal) Tuesday: North Beach Neighbors Meeting on Bulb-Outs, Hated By NBN Prez and Firefighters (Hoodline) Sup. Wiener Proposes Reducing Towing, Storage Fees for Recovered Stolen Cars (KQED) SFPD Tenderloin Captain Steps Down Citing “Personal Matters” (SF Examiner) Getaround Car-Share to Get […]

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SFMTA Officials, Electeds Celebrate Cable Cars’ Return (SF Gate) 4,000 New Parking Meters May Be Installed in Mission, SoMa (SF Examiner) Governor, Democrats Agree on New State Budget (SF Gate, Sac Bee, LAT) Collision Between N-Judah Train, Dump Truck in Inner Sunset; No Injuries (SF Exam) BIKE NOPA Interviews New SFMTA Project Manager for Masonic […]

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No Surprise Here: The Mission Wants Bike-Share (Mission Local) SFMTA Gives Preliminary Approval to On-Street Farmer’s Market on Inner Clement (Richmond SF) Hayes Valley Farm Cleared of Protestors to Make Way for Development (SocketSite) BART Unions Consider Strike After Approval of Preliminary Budget (KTVU) Advocates Discuss Displacement Concerns at SFBG Forum on Plan Bay Area […]