Today’s Headlines

  • BART Board Will Not Raise Fares This Year to Balance Its Budget (KCBS)
  • And It’s Questioning the Independent Shooting Investigation (Merc, ABC7)
  • NIMBY Complaints Over Peninsula HSR Line Continue (CHSRB, VTA Watch)
  • Sausalito Launches Study on How to Improve Bike Facilities (Marin IJ)
  • Bike, Pedestrian Improvements Planned on Palo Alto’s Oregon Expressway (Palo Alto Daily)
  • Report: Better Ped/Bike Infrastructure Can Prevent Cancer (Examiner via Streetsblog.net)
  • Caltrain Celebrates $35 Million Palo Alto Station Revamp (Merc)
  • Obama Budget Includes Revenue From Carbon Auctions (Grist, WaPo, Green Inc)
  • Revised Plan Released for Presidio Main Post (SF Gate, SF Citizen)
  • Mountain View Gets Bicycle-Friendly Award (SVBC)
  • Not sure – have you guys reported on the fact the stimulus bill ups the transit pre-tax benefit from 120 to 230, making it equivalent to the parking benefit? That’s definitely 500 in stimulus into my pocket.

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San Francisco Making Its Pitch for Stim Money This Week (SF Gate) Report Urges Governor Not to Waste Stim Funds on Highway Expansion (Streetsblog LA) Reuters: "California Puts Out Welcome Mat For Road Investors" Mountain View City Council Wants High-Speed Rail Station (Merc) EPA Proposes Emissions Registry (WaPo) Palo Alto Mayor Proposes Carbon Tax in […]

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Driver Critically Injures 87-Year-Old Woman at Van Ness and Broadway (SF Gate) Gov. Brown Signs Bill Banning Pedestrian and Bike Toll on Golden Gate Bridge (CBS, SF Bike, MIJ) Transit Leaders Tout Vision Zero at APTA Annual Meeting in San Francisco (SF Bay) “Affordable Divis” Group Calls for Pedestrian Safety and Transit Improvements on Corridor (Hoodline) Driver Gets Stuck […]

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Woman Killed by Driver on Fell Street was a Recent SF State Graduate (SF Examiner)  14-month-old Girl Killed After Being Run Over by a Family Member in a Car in East Palo Alto (Merc) Driver Fatally Struck by Caltrain While "Trapped" on the Tracks (ABC 7, Merc) Santa Rosa City Council Raises Parking Ticket Fines […]