Today’s Headlines

  • Battle Brews Over SF Stimulus Funds (SF Gate)
  • More on How Bay Area Stim Funds Will Be Put to Use (Merc)
  • Bay Area Transit Officials Want to Increase Efficiency (SF Gate)
  • Transbay Blog: The MTC’s Shifting Funds, Shifty Priorities 
  • Worst Service Cuts Since 70s Set to Take Effect in NY (NYT, News, Post, NY1)
  • L.A. Facing Long-Term Transit Cuts (Streetsblog LA)
  • Hanford to Get High-Speed Rail Station? (Visalia Times-Delta)
  • Cupertino Amends Residential Ordinance; Some Fear ‘Monster Homes’ (Merc)
  • Sunnyvale Adopts Green Building Ordinance (Merc)
  • In Time for Tax Season: A Guide to the Bike Commuter Benefit (WashCycle via Streetsblog.net)

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AC Transit Board Votes to Raise Fares (SF Gate, Coco Times) A Rundown of the Fare/Service Cuts Facing Bay Area Transit Agencies (Santa Rosa CityBus) Study: Calif. Coastal Cities Must Plan for a Rise in Ocean Levels (SF Gate, LAT, Merc) Van Jones will Take Role as White House Green Jobs Advisor (Alternet) Agency Squabbling […]

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Advocates Gearing Up for Wednesday MTC Meeting on Stim Funds (Berkeley Daily Planet) The Examiner Reports on SF Chamber’s Misleading Congestion Price Survey  More on the Grim Budget Picture for Bay Area Transit Agencies (Merc) How Do We Make Transit Independent? Cap’n Transit Has Some Ideas  John McCain Confuses Light Rail with High Speed Rail […]

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State Mediators to Join BART Negotiations (Examiner) (SF gate) (CoCo Times) SF Bike Plan Certified by Planning Commission (SF Gate) (Examiner) Does NextBus Own Real-Time Muni Data? It Seems to Think So (SF Appeal) (SF Weekly) Walnut Creek Residents Seek Ballot Initiative to Control Growth, Add Parking (CoCo Times) AC Transit Service Cuts a Week […]

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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 […]

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Caltrain’s Increased Ridership Nearly Doubles Farebox Recovery Since 2004 (Green Caltrain, SM Daily) Muni Giving SFPD Access to Live Vehicle Surveillance Feeds (CBS, NBC) SF Taxi Complaints Climb in 2012, Including Reports of Bed Bugs and Sleeping Drivers (Bay Citizen) Tips From the SFPD’s Bike Theft Workshop (SF Weekly) CoCo Times: New Bay Bridge Worth Celebrating Despite […]

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New York’s Schumer Supports $5 Billion More for Transit in Stimulus (NYT) Stimulus for the ‘Next American Dream’ (SF Gate) Auto Industry to Court Obama Adminstration, Barbara Boxer at DC Car Show (Detroit News) BART Deal to Provide WiFi Systemwide for $30 a Month, $300 a Year (SF Gate, CNET) Parking Fees Go Up Today […]