Today’s Headlines

  • Bike Plan EIR Should Be Certified By June, Lanes Striped By August (SFBG) (SF Gate) (Ecolocalizer)
  • SFCTA Releases $36 Million of Prop K Funds to Speed Doyle Drive Project (Examiner)
  • City Departments Budget $1.2 Million for Air Travel; Newsom Starts CO2 Offset Fund (Examiner)
  • When a Tanker Truck Explodes on 280 This Weekend, Don’t Worry, It’s Just for TV (Examiner)
  • EPA Announces It Will Regulate Greenhouse Gases (NYT)
  • Governors Propose Using Stim Funds On I-5 Corridor for "Green Fuel" Stations (Grist)
  • Driving Declined in January for 14th Straight Month (Infrastructurist)
  • Tata’s $2,000 Car, The Nano, Debuts in India, Could Come to the U.S. (NYT, Reuters)
  • Why Don’t Papers Describe Traffic Deaths Like Other Killings? (GGW via Streetsblog.net)

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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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Muni Crash: Driver May Have Blacked Out (SF Gate) (CoCo Times) (Merc) (KRON) (KRON) VTA Double Checks Safety Measures After Muni Crash (KRON) BART Labor Negotiations Continue (Examiner) (CoCo Times) (KRON) (KCBS) Bay Bridge Construction Moving at Feverish Pitch to Reach Labor Day Deadline (SF Gate) Don’t Worry About Car Careening Out of Control Through […]

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15-year-old Boy "Badly Injured" in Tiburon Hit-and-Run (CBS5) San Rafael Cyclist Critically Injured by Driver in Crash on San Lucas Road (Marin IJ) PARK(ing) Day One Sign of "Shift Away From the Dominance" of the Automobile (SF Gate Op-Ed) Presidio Trust to Close Roads in Traffic Calming Experiment (Matier & Ross, SF Examiner) SF Business […]

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State Court Rejects Governor’s Appeal of Ban on Transit Fund Raids (SF Gate, Merc) BART Promises Changes to Police Force After Release of Scathing 300-Page Report (SF Gate) Pleasant Hill Girls Hit in Crosswalk Still Recovering in Hospital 24 Hours Later (CBS5) San Mateo Boy Hit in Crosswalk on Way to School (CBS5) Mountain View […]

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Merc: "VTA is in Dire Straights, Yet Has Major Expansion Plans"  Bay Area Cities Protest State Raids on Transit and Local Funds (San Mateo Daily Journal) SFBG: "Muni Layoffs Don’t Make Sense"  SamTrans Bus Driver Arrested for Allegedly Driving Drunk (San Mateo County Times) Doyle Drive Off-Ramp Closure "Goes Smoothly" (SF Gate)  Brighter LED Lights […]

Todays’ Headlines

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LaHood’s Transpo Bill Delay Like a "Bomb Being Dropped" on Oberstar’s Committee (AP, NYT) High-Speed Railing Funding will Be Doled Out Starting in September (AFP) But CHSRB Says Funding Criteria is "Fuzzy"; Political Clout will Help First High-Speed Commuter Rail Service Makes Debut in Britain (Guardian UK) Bay Area Transit Agencies Won’t Use Stim Funds […]