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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BART Considers Upgrades to Existing Fleet of Rail Cars (SF Gate) (CC Times) (ABC 7) (Daily Cal) BART Pilots System to Pay by Cell Phone (Examiner) Mayor Newsom and Supes Could Clash on MTA Budget (SFBG) Caltrain Looking at Service Cuts, Fare Increases, Bicycle Surcharge (Merc) Sacramento Will Re-Study New Streetcar Line (Sac Bee) Sonoma […]

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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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California Air Board Adopts Low-Carbon Fuel Regulation (Sac Bee, SF Gate)  BART Director Proposes Fare Hike to SFO; Suburban Directors Blast Parking Rate Proposal (SF Gate) BART Workers Likely To Take Hits in Pay, Benefits (BCN via CBS5, Merc, KCBS) National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Execs To Probe BART Police (SF Gate) 3-year-old Girl […]

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Central Subway Funding Could Be in Jeopardy (SF Examiner, Bay Citizen) House Republicans Also Go After Ca. High-Speed Rail (LA Times) Dennis Herrera Calls for Central Subway Redesign (City Insider, Fog City Journal) 30 Arrested in BART Protest at Powell Station (SF Gate, Merc, SF Exam, SF Appeal) Vandals Hit Glen Park BART Station; Clipper […]

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Senate Stimulus Bill Contains $2 Billion for High-Speed Rail (CHSRB) Schumer Outlines Plan to Provide More Stim Money for Public Transit (NY1) MTA To Consider Paying Millions in Muni Crash Settlements (SF Gate)  SF Mayor Wants to Cut Legal Fund That Helps Tenants Facing Ellis Act Evictions (Beyond Chron) And He’s Against Putting Tax Measures […]