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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BOS Prez David Chiu Lines Up Votes to Reject Muni Budget (SF Gate, SF Examiner, SFBG) Snapping Photos on Muni Property Can Get You in Trouble (What I’m Seeing) Do Tourists Ride Replacement Buses When Cable Cars Are Broken? (SF Weekly) More on BART’s Plans to Upgrade Trains (ABC7) BART Says Test Run of Program […]

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More on CA Law Banning Ped/Bike Tolls of Five Bay Area Bridges (SF Exam, SFist, Merc) SFBC’s Women Bike SF Program Nears One Year Anniversary (SFBC) SF School District Board Member Rachel Norton Wants Bike Safety Program (ABC) Caltrain Plans to Adopt 50-Cent Fare Hike in February 2016 (Merc, SM Daily) Caltrain Has Struck Seven Vehicles This Year, […]

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More Coverage of Yesterday’s Muni Streetcar Crash from SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5, and SF Examiner BART Rolls Out a Limited Launch of Translink Targeting About 1000 Customers (NBC11) Mercury News: "Proposed Bus Cuts Could Prove Disastrous to East Palo Alto Residents" Man Charged in SF and Fremont Hit-and-Run Rampage Pleads Not Guilty (Oak Trib, SF […]

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New Bay Bridge Tolls Translate Into More Revenue and Less Congestion (SF Gate, Merc) First Piece of Bridge Tower Installed on New Bay Bridge Span (SF Examiner)  New Poll Showing Support for AB 32 Poses Challenges for Whitman, Fiorina (SF Gate) SF Bike Share Program Could Spread to Other Bay Area Cities (SF Examiner) Bicyclist […]