Today’s Headlines

  • Palo Alto "Cries Foul" Over High-Speed Rail Contract (Merc)
  • How Much High-Speed Rail Does $8 Billion Buy? (MSNBC)
  • Menlo Park to Abandon Plans for Dumbarton Transit Station (Merc)
  • Bus Fares Rising in Yolo County (Sac Bee)
  • San Joaquin County Planning for More Walkable Neighborhoods (Stockton Record)
  • The Bikescape Podcast: Bike Bloggers Meet in Sacramento
  • Community Outraged Over Hit-and-Run Death of USC Student (LAT)
  • SFBG: The BART Police Committee Mess 
  • Auto Workers Angry Strings Attached to Government Money (LA Daily News)
  • Albuquerque Getting a Bike Bridge Across Rio Grande (Bike ABQ via Streetsblog.net)

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More on Yesterday’s Board of Supes Vote to Approve the MTA Budget (SF Gate, SF Weekly) Beyond Chron: "Maxwell Throws Muni Riders Under the Bus" Some Caltrain Riders Willing to Pay Higher Fares Over Service Cuts (Merc) BART Board Meeting Today Will Focus on Fare Hikes (ABC7) Bicyclist Hit by Two Cars in Marin County […]

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Caltrain Proposes Closing Half of Its Stations to Deal with $30 Million Deficit (Mercury News) Judge: CARB Violated CEQA When It Adopted Landmark Emissions Law (SF Gate, CBS) Battle Over Socal Pollution Rules Back Before Air Quality District Today (LA Times) Mr. Roadshow says Congestion Tolls Not Likely for San Mateo, Dumbarton Bridges VTA Approves […]

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AC Transit Riders Lose Discrimination Suit But Judge Agrees With Some Accusations (SF Gate) Muni to Upgrade Ticket Machines by 2011 (SF Appeal) No Surprise: Palo Alto Joins High-Speed Rail Lawsuit (Merc) High-Speed Rail, Carlmont Road Diet Subjects of Belmont State of City Address (Merc) Petaluma City Council Expands Power Over Planning Commission (Press Democrat) […]

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BART Board OKs Biannual Fare Increase 6 Months Early (SF Gate)(Examiner)(CoCo Times) Translink Card Delayed at Least Another Year, BART Late Adopter (CoCo Times) Leaders Come Together, Finally, Around High Speed Rail Agenda (SF Gate) Proposal to Put Parking Meters in Golden Gate Park on the Table Again (SF Gate) Hit-and-Run Bike Fatality Arrest Reported […]

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A Win for LaHood: Lobbying Group Drops Effort Against Distracted Driving Campaign (AP, WaPo) Mayor Newsom: City Will Find Money to Restore Half of Muni Service Cuts (SF Examiner) Monthly Crime Rate on Muni Decreases by Nearly 50 Percent (SF Examiner)  VTA Changes Mountain View Bus Route to Stop at Senior Center (Daily News via […]

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Eric Fischer Charts Muni Vehicle Movement for the Month of June (Via Pedestrianist) Supes Muni Reform Measure Defeated as Deal is Reached with Mayor (City Insider) Meantime, Supes Send Real Estate Tax to Voters; Drop Business, Parking Tax (SFBG, The Appeal) Hunter’s Point Redevelopment Plan Approved in 10-1 Vote by Supes (SF Gate) AC Transit […]