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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Car-free Fun in the Streets of Oakland as the City Celebrates Oaklavia (SF Gate, Oakland Local) Matier & Ross: "Big BART Fare Rollback Gets Whittled Down"   BART Board Member Lynette Sweet Wants Tasers Removed from Police Force (ABC7) More Troubling SFPD Bias Against Bicyclists (BIKE NOPA) Complaints that Some Drivers Unfairly Targeted in Placard Abuse […]

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SFMTA Sits on Unused Muni Data App (Bay Citizen) Arguments Over SFMTA’s Work Order Payments Unlikely to End (SF Examiner) Roadshow: Drivers Cannot Use Bike Lanes to Pass Left-Turning Vehicles (Mecury News) Doyle Drive Seeing Last Days Before Demolition (ABC 7, Marin IJ) SFMTA Installs Traffic Signal at Alemany and San Juan Where Student Was […]

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Four Hospitalized in Car Crash at Hayes and Steiner After Driver Runs Stop (KTVU, Haighteration) Bucchere’s Plea Deal Plasters Headlines, Here and Abroad (BBC, LAT, WaPo, SFGate, CBS) SF Chronicle: Private Shuttles Good for Bay Area, but Need to Be Regulated More From the Supes Hearing on Keeping Transit Up to Speed With Population Growth (CBS) Second […]

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NoPa Neighbors Plant More Than 20 Squares of Sidewalk on Turk and Lyon (Bike NoPa) SF Examiner Debates the Efficacy of Bicycle Helmets Man Vs. Muni: SF Examiner‘s Will Reisman Races the N-Judah Driver Crashes Into Residential Garage in Daly City (SF Examiner) Golden Gate Bridge to Add Sidewalk Striping to Guide Bicyclists & Peds […]

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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 […]