Today’s Headlines

  • Small Group of Peninsula NIMBYs Seem Intent on Killing HSR (Palo Alto Daily, ABC7)
  • But They Should Take a Look at Grade Separations in Some European Cities (CHSRB)
  • Caltrain Releases New Ticket Book; Makes Some Schedule Adjustments (Merc)
  • FRA Easing Light Rail Restrictions for Diesel Multiple Units? (Cap’n Transit)
  • $50 Million Lawsuit Filed Over BART Shooting (SF Gate
  • ABC7 Uncovers More Video of a Violent Confrontation Involving a Muni Driver
  • The N-Judah Chronicles Thanks an "Awesome" Muni Driver on the 44 Line
  • The Case for Taxing Vehicle Mileage (WSJ)
  • Sunnyvale Considers Reversing Opposition to the Stevens Creek Trail (Merc)
  • Only One Bike-Ped Project Gets Oregon Stim Funds (BikePortland via Streetsblog.net)

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines

|
Muni Operators Opt to Pursue Legal Fight Over Scheduling Changes (City Insider) SFPD Arrests Teen Accused in Hate Crime of Gay Man on Muni Train (BCN via CBS5) Driver Pleads Guilty in Hit-and-Run Crash That Severely Injured Cyclist in Saratoga (Merc) 81-year-old Driver Crashes into Three Cyclists in Calabasas (KTLA Live Coverage, LAT) Redwood City […]

Today’s Headlines

|
It’s Election Day! Go Vote! Many of You Already Have (SF Gate, Fog City Journal, Merc) High-Speed Rail Projects in Many States on the Line in Today’s Election (Infrastructurist) Giants Fans Flood Streets to Celebrate First-Ever World Championship (SF Gate, Merc) Muni Service Halted, Streets Closed, Some Filled with Broken Glass, Bottles (SF Examiner) Six […]

Today’s Headlines

|
More on Muni COO’s Resignation and Crash Follow-Up from SF Appeal, SF Gate , SF Exam, and ABC7 SF Supes Deny Appeals and Approve Bike Plan EIR (Transbay Blog, KTVU, SF Gate) Caltrain to Accept Translink Cards on August 17th But Some Uncertainties Remain (Oak Trib) BART says Economy to Blame for Drop in Ridership […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Caltrans Reopens Bay Bridge After Finishing Detour Work and Repairing Crack (SF Gate, Merc) Boy in Intensive Care After Vicious Stabbing on a Muni Bus (Matier & Ross, ABC7, SF Appeal) Four People Injured After Cable Car Collides with a Muni Van (SF Examiner) SF Mayor’s Proposal to Replace Environmental Review Staff with Contractors "Draws […]

Today’s Headlines

|
SF Supes Approve Hunter’s Point EIR After Marathon Meeting (BCN via ABC7, SF Curbed) Funding Concerns Won’t Delay Transbay Transit Center Project (SF Gate) Plan Revived to Transform Muni Bus Yard Into Housing Development (SF Examiner)  Auto Workers Plan to Sue NUMMI, Toyota Over East Bay Shutdown (ABC7) City Seeks Input on Where to Put […]

Today’s Headlines

|
BART Board Approves Oakland Airport Connector (SF Gate, ABC7, Calitics) BART Extension to SJ to be Considered for $900 Million in Federal Funds (Merc) Man Accused in Muni Stabbings Charged with 5th Attack (SF Appeal, SF Gate, ABC7)  Woman Shot in Robbery Attempt on AC Transit Bus (BCN via CBS5) Hit-and-Run Driver Arrested for Critically […]