Today’s Headlines

  • Muni’s Streetcar #1 to Undergo $1.9 Million Renovation (SF Gate)
  • Oakland Planning Commission to Consider Changing Zoning Rules (SF Gate)
  • What Makes People Afraid of Urbanism? (TOW via Streetsblog.net)
  • Fog City Journal: "Newsom Allies Maneuver to Appoint Mazzola to GG Bridge Commish"
  • Public Meeting on Presidio Main Post Canceled (SF Gate, SF Citizen)
  • BAAQMD Offers Grants to Reduce Diesel Pollution (BCN via KRON)
  • Obama Boasts of 2,000 Stim-Funded Transportation Projects (WaPo)
  • Orange County Protesters Stage Mock Funeral for Public Transit (OCRegister)
  • LA City Council Revises LAPD Speeding Policy (LAT)
  • San Jose Bicycle Shop Owner Dreams of Bicycle Museum/Beer Garden (Merc)

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Public Works Agencies Say Schwarzenegger Budget Will Be "Devastating" (SF Gate) Pedestrian Hit Near Stanford Campus is a County Roads Worker (Merc) Half of World’s Traffic Fatalities Are Not in Cars (Baltimore Spokes via Streetsblog.net)  SFO Officials Consider Shuttle Bus for Workers to Avoid BART Surcharge (SF Gate) 10th Congressional District Candidate Wants to Invest […]

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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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MTC Adopts Transportation 2035 Plan (SF Gate) Muni Could Lose  Up to $3.8 Million Because of Street-Sweeping Cutbacks (SF Gate)  SF Examiner: "Builders Accuse Pedestrian Safety Program of Shakedowns"  Stim Funds Will Restore 50 United Nations Plaza Building (SF Biz Journal)  Berkley City Council Delays Vote on Climate Action Plan (SF Gate)  Petaluma City Council […]

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Wheelchair User Hit by Driver in SoMa Crosswalk Fighting For Life (SFGate, BCN via SF Examiner) Bicycle Traffic Fines Could Be Waived With Bike-Ed Classes (SF Examiner) Happy Halloween: SF Ranked First, San Jose Sixth Best U.S. City for Trick-or-Treating… (ABC 7) …Walkability Probably Has Something to Do With It (Urban Dispatch) Occupy SF Brings Unexpected Life to […]

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Chronicle Coverage of 17th Street Pedestrian Plaza (SF Gate) SF Appeal: "MTA Sting Nets Disabled Parking Abusers" SF Fire Investigators Probe Series of Car Torchings (SF Gate, SFist) Americans Still See Cars as #1 Household Necessity (Toll Roads News via Planetizen) Build More Parking, Says Parking Lobby (AP) Plans for New Southern Santa Clara County […]

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150,000 Bike to Work Yesterday (SF Gate) (Examiner) (SFBG) (ABC 7) (Mission Local) (SF Citizen) SF Mayor Newsom Rides Stationary Bike, Drives to Tracy (SF Gate) SF Weekly Picks Nits Over City Attorney Herrera’s "One Less Lawyer in a Car" T-Shirt Extending Meter Enforcement to 8 pm Appears Likely in SF (Examiner) BART Approves OAC […]