Today’s Headlines

  • MTA Board Will Consider Fare Hikes, Line Cuts, Furloughs, Downsizing, Crying (SF Gate)
  • Lowes Eyes Bayshore Blvd Location Formerly Sought by Home Depot (Examiner) (SF Gate)
  • More on Street Repair Bond, KFC Marketers Said to Be Dismayed (Examiner)
  • Caltrain Agrees to Share ROW With HSR for Electrification Deal (CBS 5)
  • Planetizen Asks If High-Speed Rail is the Best Way to Spend $13B on Transpo? (Planetizen)
  • Metrolink Considers Fare Increase of 5.5% (LA Times)
  • LA Times Looks at the Cash-for-Clunkers Rebate
  • New York Times Tours Portland by Bicycle (NY Times)

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Listen to this In-Depth Crosscurrents Report on High Speed Rail (KALW) Newsom Conducts 5th Doyle Drive/Presidio Parkway Groundbreaking (SF Gate, Marin IJ, Examiner) Target Could Come to Geary and Masonic and to Metreon (Examiner, ABC) CPMC Long-Range Development Plans Released (SocketSite) More on BART Vote for Fare Reduction Riders Don’t Want (CoCo Times) AC Transit […]

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West Dublin BART Station Ridership Low, But Increasing (Coco Times) May Caltrain Ridership Up Compared to Last Year (Daily Journal) Agencies Revamp BART/Muni Pass for Seniors, Disabled (City Insider) Former SFMTA Chief Nat Ford to Be Honored by Caltrain Board (SF Examiner) KCBS: “Cabbies and Muni Drivers Unite on Labor Conditions” (via SF Appeal) CP&DR: […]

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SF Power Outage Causes Major Muni Delays (CBS, Examiner) Passengers Trying to Reach Giants Game, Scott Wiener, Affected (Examiner, SF Weekly) Cyclist Derek Allen Killed in Collision with Muni Bus (CBS, SF Citizen, SF Weekly, Examiner) Disgruntled Muni Passenger Pepper Sprayed Fellow Rider (Examiner) Drunk Driver Lodges Car Deep in Duboce and Church Muni Tunnel […]

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More Details on the MTA Budget Vote This Friday (SF Gate, SF Examiner) SPUR’s Gabriel Metcalf Writes "An Open Letter to the Transit Workers Union" (SFBG) TWU Hires Former Newsom Political Strategist (City Insider)  SF Business Times on Dave Snyder’s Efforts to Launch a Muni Riders Union Woman in Critical Condition After Being Hit By […]

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N-Judah Train “Rips Wires and Concrete Supports,” Thousands Delayed (SF Examiner, CBS 5) Next SFMTA Chief Will Likely Be a Local Hire (SF Examiner) “Cash-Strapped Muni” Defends Nat Ford’s Severance Pay (SF Examiner, SF Gate) Baker Street Bike Lanes to Be Re-Striped in July (Bike NOPA) Delay In Taxi Fare Hikes Angers Already “Miffed” Cab Drivers (SF […]

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Senate Can’t Muster the Will to Touch Transportation in Its "Climate" Bill (ClimateWire) Steve Jones: Appointing a Good SFMTA Board Member Doesn’t Redeem Newsom (SFBG) Yonah Freemark Writes About the BART/OAC Debacle (Next American City)  Green Caltrain Wants the SFCTA to Help Solve Caltrain’s Funding Crisis Bayshore Caltrain Station to Get a Makeover (SF Business […]