Today’s Headlines

  • Beyond Chron: Is Gavin Newsom Holding Muni Budget Hostage?
  • Chronicle’s Take on Yesterday’s MTA Budget Hearing (SF Gate)
  • Tweets from the MTA Meeting (Transbay Blog)
  • Benicia Bus Routes Won’t Be Eliminated After All (Benicia Breeze)
  • Cost of Bay Bridge Bike Lanes Examined (SF Gate
  • Former Menlo Park Car Lot Could Be Site of Mixed Housing Development (Merc)
  • Saratoga Village Could Get Facelift, Friendlier Space for Pedestrians (Merc)
  • Orphan Road Ponders the Future of Mixed-Use Development in Seattle (via Streetsblog.net)
  • CHSRB: Americans Favor High-Speed Rail 
  • LA to Raise Valley Speed Limits Despite Deadly Year for Pedestrians (Streetsblog LA)
  • Driving Kills Millions of Animals Every Year, Walking Doesn’t (Salon)

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MTA Board Set to Vote on Budget Today (KCBS) AC Transit Looks to Cut Service by 15 Percent (Merc)  More on Peninsula Opposition to High-Speed Rail (SF Examiner) San Francisco’s "10 Greenest Buildings" (SF Gate)  More Housing Built in SF Last Year Than Any Year Since ’65 (SF Gate) San Mateo Downtown Plan Moving Forward […]

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What’s left of a man’s bicycle who was targeted in a "hit and run rampage" by a driver at Missouri and 17th in San Francisco. Photo: Troy Holden Horrific: Cops Search for Driver Who Ran Down Four Cyclists (SF Gate, KCBS, Mission Loc@l, SFist) "Anti-Mountain Biking Advocate" Arrested for Attacking Cyclists with Handsaw (Cyclelicious via […]

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MTA Board Listens to Three Hours of Testimony on Parking Study (BCN via KTVU, SF Examiner) Beyond Chron: "Politics Battles Policy at MTA on Parking Meters" MTA Director Oka Predicts "Enhanced Meter Enforcement" Will Happen in SF (The Snitch) 91-year-old Hit-and-Run Driver Will Not Be Charged for Injuring Bicyclist (Press Democrat) Presidio Boulevard Reopening to […]

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More Coverage of Yesterday’s Muni Streetcar Crash from SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5, and SF Examiner BART Rolls Out a Limited Launch of Translink Targeting About 1000 Customers (NBC11) Mercury News: "Proposed Bus Cuts Could Prove Disastrous to East Palo Alto Residents" Man Charged in SF and Fremont Hit-and-Run Rampage Pleads Not Guilty (Oak Trib, SF […]

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With GM Bankruptcy Official, Obama Admin Has to Restructure the Company (NYT, WSJ, Grist) Grand Jury Says VTA Should Have Released Financial Study on BART to SJ (Merc) Man Arrested for Allegedly Assaulting Caltrain Conductor (Merc) "Why I Love My BART Station" (SF Gate) Lawsuit Filed Challenging SMART Train Measure Vote (Marin IJ) MTA Chief […]

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Board of Supervisors "Poised to Reject" MTA Budget (KCBS) Will Muni Fare Hikes Really Raise New Revenue? (SFBG) Beyond Chron: "Muni Cuts Betray Promise of the Transit Effectiveness Project" Caltrain Board of Directors to Consider Fiscal Emergency, Higher Fares, Cuts (Merc) Downtown San Jose High-Speed Rail Would Benefit an A’s Stadium (Merc) SFCTA Study Released […]