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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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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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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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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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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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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Protest Over BART Shooting Disrupts Service (Bay Citizen, SF Examiner, SF Gate) Planning Dept. Releases DEIR on America’s Cup (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Judge Clears EIR in Hunters Point Redevelopment (SF Gate) State Budget Could Thwart Redwood City Plan to Transform Parking Lot (Daily News) Caltrain Plans to Divert Trains Around San Bruno Construction in […]