Today’s Headlines

  • MTA’s Nat Ford Ready to Leave? (SF Examiner)
  • Man in Wheelchair Struck by Car in Santa Rosa Hit-and-Run (Press Democrat)
  • Broken Sidewalk Compares Ped Crossings in Seattle, England, and Louisville (via Streetsblog.net)
  • Sacramento Considering Allowing Cars on K Street Mall (Sac Bee)
  • Government Doling Out More Money for the Auto Industry (NYT, KCBS)
  • Outside Firm Will Help Determine Future of BART Police (ABC7)
  • SF Supes Campos, Daly Refuse to Support GG Bridge District Appointee (SF Gate, Fog City Journal)
  • Seattle Times: "Light Rail Contractor Lied About Steel Grade"
  • Sound Transit Facing $2 Billion Budget Deficit (Seattle PI)
  • Smart Growth Protects Watersheds (NRDC)

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More on Caltrain’s Budget Woes (SF Examiner)  Caltrain to Replace Unsafe Bridges and Remove 100 Trees (San Mateo Daily Journal) Burlingame City Council Insists HSR Must Be Underground (San Mateo Daily Journal) Electrical Problem Delays BART Service Through Transbay Tube (ABC7, SF Appeal) Seattle Metro Rolls Out Sleek New Articulated Buses (Seattle PI) Infrastructurist Maps […]

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More on the Release of the SFMTA Audit from Beyond Chron, SF Gate, ABC7 SFBG Editorial: Muni Reform Cannot Be a Piecemeal Approach  Great Piece from the Guardian on Reclaiming SF Streets and How to Pay For It (SFBG) Drilling Behind Schedule for Central Subway Project (SF Examiner) SF Supes Approve Deferred Fees for Developers […]

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Cyclist Remains Critical Following Hit-and-Run; Silver BMW Sought (Cyclelicio.us, KCBS, Merc) Rampaging Hit-and-Run Driver Faces Fremont Murder Charge (SF Gate) Supervisor Eric Mar Will Join Taxi Drivers To Protest MTA Medallion Plan (SFBG) Can State DOTs Implement Obama’s High-Speed Rail Plan? (Trains for America via Streetsblog.net) AVE Trains Having a "Profound Effect on Life" in […]

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Bay Bridge Closes to Traffic Through Tuesday and Work on Detour Begins (SF Gate, ABC7) Muni "Sets Bar High," Hopes for 120,000 Translink Users by Next Year (SF Appeal) This Weekend’s Last Sunday Streets Will Feature a lot More Bands (SF Examiner)  Novato Hit-and-Run Driver Gets Four Months in Prison for Crash That Hurt Skateboarder […]

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U.S. DOT Announces $171 Million Loan for New Transbay Terminal (SF Biz Times, SF Gate) Obama to Announce High-Speed Rail Funding Tomorrow in Florida (ABC News) Living in the O: "Bay Area Bloggers Unite to Urge MTC Not to Gamble Stim Funds" More on Today’s MTC Meeting on Oak Airport Connector from SFBG and SF […]

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BART’s Largest Union Rejects Contract; Strike Still Possible (SF Gate, ABC7) Beyond Chron: BART Workers "Not As Greedy or Detached from Reality as You Think" Massive Cuts in Store for VTA Bus and Light Rail Service (Merc) Samtrans Proposes Fare Hikes, Service Reductions on 22 Bus Routes (San Mateo Times) Speeding Up Muni Would Increase […]