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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SFMTA Developing New “Smart” Card for Parking, Taxis, and Maybe Muni (City Insider) Muni Seeks to Cut Down on ‘Bunches and Gaps’ (SF Examiner) More on the SFMTA Audit (SF Examiner) Caltrans Defends Safety of Bay Bridge After Firing Technician (SFGate) Unlicensed Driver Hits CHP Motorcycle Officer in Santa Rosa (CBS 5) Road Rage Erupts […]

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Jogger Hit by Driver Who Ran Red Light on Masonic Avenue (SF Weekly, BIKE NOPA) Hit-and-Run Driver Sought in Death of Pedestrian on I-280 (SF Gate) Bay Area Gas Prices Highest in Country But No Big Decline in Driving Seen Yet (Bay Citizen) GG Bridge District says Higher Gas Prices Behind Spike in Bus Ridership […]

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ATU to Resume Negotiations with BART After Rejecting Contract (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Historic Streetcar Hits a Pedestrian at 9th and Market Streets (SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5, SF Appeal) Pedestrian Injured by Hit-and-Run Driver on Van Ness Avenue (SF Examiner) Toll Taker, GG Transit Bus Driver Shot Dead on the Richmond-SR Bridge (SF Gate, CBS5, […]

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In Wake of Operator Vote, Muni Cuts Won’t Be Rolled Back This Year (SF Examiner, City Insider, KCBS) AC Transit Asks for $15 Million in Concessions from Its Operators (Bay Citizen) ABC7 Reports on Thieves Who are Running Shell Games on Some Muni Buses Mayor Newsom to Unveil Sit/Lie Ballot Measure Before Board of Supes […]

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Ask SFMTA Head Ed Reiskin “the Tough Questions” Tonight at Rescue Muni (SF Appeal) Muni Bus Driver Kills Man on Mission and Fifth Street (SFGate, SF Examiner) Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Bicycle Rider in Union City (CBS 5) Garbage Truck Driver Kills Skateboarding Boy, Injures Another in Vallejo (SFGate) Mayor Ed Lee’s D5 Supe Pick Likely […]

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Police Brace for More Protests in Oakland Today Over BART Shooting (Merc, KTVU, Beyond Chron) VTA Set to Approve Funding for BART Project Today (VTA Watch) Study: Public Transit Riders Save an Average of $8,368 A Year by Not Driving (SF Examiner) Muni Catching A Lot More Fare Evaders (SF Gate) N-Judah Chronicles: 2009 "May […]