Today’s Headlines

  • BART Will Join Translink Later This Summer (SF Gate)
  • Booming Bicycle Traffic to Sausalito Has Some Residents Upset (SF Gate)
  • Survey Says Californians Willing to Limit Flights for High Speed Rail (Examiner)
  • 511.org Offers Up to $100 for Driving in HOV Lanes (CC Times)
  • Contra Costa Times Looks at Mileage Tax Debate
  • ‘Back Seat Driver’ Mulls Variable HOV Times and Idaho Stops for Cyclists (SacBee)
  • Several States Widening Highways With Stim Funds, Despite Obama’s Anti-Sprawl Rhetoric (NYT)
  • Nation’s Transit Systems Still in Crisis (WSJ)
  • US DOT Secretary LaHood Discusses Livable Communities on His Fast Lane Blog

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AC Transit Approves East Bay BRT from Oakland to San Leandro (CoCo Times) DA to File Charges Against Cyclist Chris Bucchere (SF Examiner, KTVU, BCN via Appeal) Oakland’s Youth Uprising  Music Video Promotes BRT (Youtube) SF Examiner Overviews Muni TEP Proposals Debate Begins on Regional Funding for Free Muni for Youth (SFGate) BART GM: Bombardier Rail Car Bid Balances […]

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Better Market Street Trials Start Today (SF Gate, Examiner, KCBS, KGO, NBC11) Plan to Revitalize Mid-Market with Synchronized Digital Billboards on November Ballot (SF Gate) Abandoned Gym Bag Forces Evacuation of Transbay Terminal (SF Gate) Construction Underway on Temporary Transbay Terminal (KGO) Fisherman’s Wharf Merchants Worried New Parking Fees Will Hurt Business (SF Examiner) Oakland […]

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Cristina Rubke Nominated to Replace Bruce Oka on SFMTA Board (SF Weekly) Van Ness BRT Proposal a Combination of Two Alternatives (SF Examiner) Ed Reiskin: Sunday Metering is About Turnover, Not Revenue (SF Examiner) Do San Franciscans Value Car Parking More Than Open Sidewalks? (San Franciscoize) Muni Diaries Spies New Queue Stickers for Muni Buses BART Agent Fired for Giving Unused Tickets […]

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Congestion Pricing Likely Headed to SF Supes Next Month (SF Examiner, Biz Journal, SF Gate) EPA Issues Guidelines That Give States Discretion Regulating Industrial Emissions (LA Times) AC Transit Backs Off on Service Cuts in Light of New Labor Agreement (SF Gate) Jean Quan Wins Oakland Mayor’s Race (SF Gate) Leland Yee Tosses Hat in […]

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Roger is on vacation! Keep up with state stories at Streetsblog CAL and Streetsblog LA and national news atStreetsblog USA. I’ll be back to do another Today’s Headlines on Thursday. All State: 6 Bay Area Cities Have the Worst Drivers in the Country… (SF Gate) …Maybe It’s Because of the Rampant Texting Epidemic (SF Gate) …So, Why Wants […]

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BART and Unions Agree to 9-Day Contract Extension (SF Gate) (Examiner) (CoCo Times) (Oak Trib) BART, Muni, AC Transit, GG Transit to Raise Fares Weds (SF Gate) Coverage of Bike Plan Passage (Examiner) (SF Gate) Third Spare-the-Air Day in a Row Called for Today (CoCo Times) Chronicle Calls SF Downtown Center Garage an "Efficient Beauty" […]