Today’s Headlines

  • BART Fare Hikes, Cuts on the Table As Agency Grapples with Deficit (SF Examiner)
  • Obama Appoints Federal Transit Administrator (TOW via Streetsblog.net)
  • Speed Limit to Be Lowered on Section of Bay Bridge (SF Examiner)
  • SFBG: SFPD’s Crackdowns and Shakedowns 
  • Fox Plaza Expansion Planned (SocketSite)
  • Sprawl Development Shouldn’t Qualify as ‘Green Building’ (City of Lakes via Switchboard)
  • Spanish-speaking Residents Want Comment Period Extended for SJ-Merced HSR (CHSPR)
  • Bicycling and Public Transit Starting to Change L.A. (Travelin’ Local)
  • Ribbon-cutting, Grand Opening Planned for Two Silicon Valley Bike Bridges (Cyclelicio.us)

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Pedestrian Killed While Walking in the Crosswalk in the Sunset District (SF Gate, KTVU) More Evidence People are Driving Less and Taking Public Transit (TSTC via Streetsblog Network) VTA Says Its Ridership is Up (Merc) Miles of New Pedestrian and Bicycle Paths Being Planned for Marin (Marin IJ) Companies Ordered to Stop Polluting Port of […]

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Muni Drivers Authorize Strike; City Responds (City Insider, SF Appeal, SF Examiner) Cole Valley Alley: Muni Management Continues to Fail the Public GG Bridge District Votes to Raise Ferry and Bus Fares (BCN via Merc, Marin IJ) BART Seeks Riders Opinions on Train Upgrades (SF Examiner) 5-3 Vote to Keep Caltrain Service was a North-South […]

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BART Strike Ends, Trains to Run by 3 p.m. Today (SF Gate, SF Examiner, CoCo Times, ABC) Strikes Cost Transit Agencies, But May Also Attract New Riders (SF Business Times) …Not to Mention New Bike Commuters (CBS, SF Weekly) What If BART Included Marin County as Originally Planned? (Marin IJ) More Cars on Most Bay Area Bridges […]

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Study Commissioned by Siemens Names SF “Greenest City” (City Insider) Mercury News: “Redevelopment Agencies Ponder the Budget Ax” Bills Eliminating Redevelopment Agencies Likely to Be Tied Up in Court (Bay Citizen) Caltrain Operators “Know Collisions Are a Certainty” (SF Examiner) Transit Fares and Bridge Tolls Are Set to Rise on Friday (SF Gate) Supervisor Scott […]

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More BART Protests Planned Today (SF Examiner, SF Gate) Doctor Who Treated Man Shot by BART Police to Join Protests (Mission Loc@l) Protest Costs “Spilling Over to Muni Operations” (SF Examiner) Muni Considering All-Door Boarding on Buses to Speed Travel Times (City Insider) SFPD “Boosts Enforcement of Market Street Turn Lanes” (SF Examiner) SB375 “Draws […]

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It’s Election Day (SF Appeal, SF Gate, SFist) L.A. Road Rage Doc Convicted of Assault on Bicyclists (LAT, VeloNews, Streetsblog LA) Bicyclist Struck and Killed by AC Transit Bus Driver in Hayward (BCN via ABC7) Driver Arrested on Assault Charges After Nearly Hitting a Parking Officer (Press Democrat) Budget Update on Today’s MTA Board Agenda; […]