Today’s Headlines

  • Sunday Streets Will Expand to Six Sundays in 2009; Dates Announced (SF Examiner)
  • Muni Reports 3.5 Percent Increase in On-Time Performance (SF Gate)
  • Lawsuit Questions Funding Swap in BART Warm Springs Extension (Transbay Blog)
  • Woman Killed in San Jose Hit-and-Run Identified (CBS5)
  • East Bay Legislator Introduces Bill to Increase Bike Capacity on Buses (Cyclelicio.us)
  • Santa Rosa City Bus Announces New Online Planner (Santa Rosa City Bus)
  • LaHood: Raising Gas Tax Is Off the Table (WSJ)
  • Car Sales Still Plummeting (LA Daily News)
  • A Graphic Illustration of the Need to Price On-Street Parking (Urban Transport via Streetsblog.net)

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Pedestrian Killed by Driver in Duboce Triangle Intersection (SF Gate, BCN via Appeal) City Officials “Launch Counteroffensive” on Central Subway (SF Gate, BCN via Appeal) Central Subway “a Division Point for Mayoral Candidates” (SF Examiner) More Q&A with the Mayoral Candidates About Muni from Muni Diaries SPUR’s Ideas to Fund City Parks Include Charging for […]

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Fare Gate Glitch Means Muni Passengers Can Get in With Wave of Hand (SF Gate, ABC7) Despite Gray Skies and Drizzle, Sunday Streets Draws Good Crowds (BIKE NOPA) SF Examiner Interviews New Walk SF Executive Director, Elizabeth Stampe Mercury News Editorial: “It’s Payback Time for High-Speed Rail” Beyond Chron: Medical Center Project Would Turn Tenderloin […]