Today’s Headlines

  • 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 in Stroller Dies After Being Struck By Driver in Hayward (Merc)
  • Working Groups Will Give SF, Peninsula a Say in High-Speed Rail Project (Merc)
  • LA’s MTA Will Name Its Gold Line Rail Extension La Linea de Oro (LAT)
  • Newsom Defends 311 Muni Calls; Says 511 Isn’t "Culturally Competent" (SF Examiner)
  • LaHood "Moving Ahead With ‘Transformational’ Change of Highway Infrastructure" (Rutland Herald)
  • Stuck in DC Gridlock, Rep. Oberstar Can’t Get to Transit Presser (T4America via Streetsblog.net)
  • San Jose To Consider "Distinctive Neighborhoods" Proposal (Merc)

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Two-Track Peninsula Proposal Would Delay High-Speed Rail (SF Examiner, Merc) Powell Street Promenade Set to Open Today; Nice Piece from John King BART Police Chief Defends Officers in Fatal Shooting (SF Examiner) BART Spokesperson Vows “Zero Tolerance” for Future Disruptions (SF Gate) Hercules “Tries to Pick Up the Pieces from Shattered Development Dreams” (Coco Times) […]

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Props 22, 25, 26  Could “Help and Hinder” State Budget Process in Sacramento (Sac Bee, LAT) Steinberg Hints that Mid-Term Budget Session is Likely for Legislature (SF Gate) Tom Hayden: California Really Poised to Lead Country to a Green Future (LAT) With Rejection of Prop 21, State Parks Officials Struggle to Find Solutions (SF Gate) […]

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Delay in Money from State Leaves Muni Scrambling (CBS, BCN via Appeal) Supes Move to Block Muni Bus Ads (Examiner, BCN via Appeal) SFMTA Looking to Raise Taxes to Pay for Muni (KCBS) Muni Streetcar and Bus Collide, Injuring Many (Examiner, Sac Bee, SF Gate, KCBS, CBS) Muni Crash Video Shows Distracted Operator, Some Cameras […]

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Highway Lobby Threatens to Sabotage Transpo Bill If Transit Gets Bigger Share (CQ Politics via TOW) GM Execs Still Have a Rosy Outlook About Future Sales (NYT) Caltrain Will Not Eliminate Weekend Service or Raise Fares (San Mateo Daily Journal) More on MTA Director Heinicke’s Idea for Sponsored Street and Cable Cars (SF Examiner) Muni […]

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Questions Remain on Future of MTA Directors McCray, Breyer Black (NBC) Muni Chief Safety Officer Already Looking for New Job After Only One Year (SF Appeal) BART Train Stalls in Tunnel, SF Delays Clearing (SF Gate, NBC, Merc, KCBS, CoCo Times) SoCal Lawmaker Bill Would Cut Off Prop 1A Bond Funding for High Speed Rail […]