Today’s Headlines

  • Should Transbay Terminal Accomodate 12 High-Speed Trains an Hour? (Transbay Blog, SF Gate)
  • Turkey Launches High-Speed Train (Financial Times)
  • BART Director Tom Radulovich Says Riders Should Be Offered Discounted Passes (SF Examiner)
  • BART Board Also Considering Implementing Fare Hike Earlier Than Expected (KCBS)
  • Vallejo May Get $4.2 Million Grant to Build Transit Center (Vallejo Times Herald)
  • More on Representative Doris Matsui’s "Complete Streets Act" (Cyclelicio.us)
  • Washington State Legislators Kill Smart Growth Bill (HugeAssCity via Streetsblog.net)
  • Hayward Bicyclist Injured in Crash (SF Gate)
  • From the National Bike Summit: Safety in the Inner City (LA Streetsblog)

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Details Emerge on Transbay Transit Center Design (SF Gate, Examiner) Pedestrian Pinned Under Muni Bus Dies at SF General (SF Gate, CBS, Examiner) Source: Muni Driver Admits Making Fatal Mistake (ABC) Mayor Newsom Announces New Urban Forest Map of City Trees (SF Gate, Examiner) How Would Bay Area Fare Without Caltrain? (Examiner) Peninsula Cities Reject […]

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BART Commute Crunched Friday Due to Overnight Maintenance Truck Crash on Tracks (SFGate, KTVU) Vallejo Man Charged With Felony for Painting Crosswalk (SFGate, KTVU) Supervisors Wiener and Breed Want Muni to Rearrange Seats to Increase Capacity (SF Examiner) Employees at Martin Macks on Haight Street Want to Save Parklet (SF Examiner) Two Men Suspected of Driving Car Into […]

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Op-Ed in Chronicle Supporting Congestion Pricing in San Francisco (SF Gate) The TA Will Consider Releasing Prop K Funds for Transbay Terminal (Examiner) Muni Crash with 18-Wheeler on T-3rd Sent Seven to Hospital Last Night (Examiner) (SF Gate) MTC Revises Revenue Projections, Delays Vote on RTP (Merc) Sacramento Mayor KJ Upset His City Not on […]

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LaHood Gets Softball Questions at Confirmation Hearing (WaPo, NYT, AP) Senate Coalition to Push for More Transit Funding in Stimulus Bill (Open Left) CA High Speed Rail Chair Calls for Better Commuter Rail at Transpo Forum (NL Times) Schwarzenegger Asks Obama for Tougher Tailpipe Emissions Restrictions (SF Gate) SFO Launches "Green" Rental Car Program, Incentives […]

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Chronicle Covers Plan to Revitalize Market Street: "Pilot Program to Limit Traffic" DPW to Break Ground Next Week on Divisadero Street Improvements (SF Examiner) BART Service Reductions to Take Effect on Monday (SF Examiner) Muni Inspectors Continue Crackdown on Fare Evaders (The Snitch) Transpo Officials Warn Bay Bridge Project Could Face Another Delay and Cost […]

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SF Parks Truck Driver Kills Mother Laying in Grass in Holly Park (SF Examiner, SF Gate) Bay Area Bike Share Has 2,500 Members, Ridership Data Available Next Week (CBS) What To Do When You Can’t Return Your Bay Area Bike Share Bike (SF Weekly) BART and Unions Exchange Accusations, Will Resume Negotiations Next Week (SF Gate, KTVU) […]