Today’s Headlines

  • Hit-and-Run Driver Sentenced to Four Years in Death of Novato Man (Marin IJ)
  • Pennsylvania Driver Shoots, Kills Man Who Told Him to Slow Down (AP)
  • Vehicular Homicide Bill Withdrawn in Oregon (Bike Portland)
  • Bicyclist Killed in East Portland; First Fatality Since 2007 (Bike Portland)
  • Helmet Use Is Context-Sensitive (How We Drive via Streetsblog.net)
  • Fight Over Parking Space in South SF; Two Men Arrested (BCN via CBS5)
  • Men Stranded in Wheelchairs To Get $93,000 from Muni (SF Gate
  • Muni Advertising Budget Not What Agency Expected (SF Examiner)
  • SF Appeal: "Muni Experimenting with New Ways to Confuse and Misdirect"
  • Translink Fare Card Works on BART with "No Major Glitches" (SF Gate)
  • BART Board Delays Loan Proposal for Oakland Airport Connector (Living in the O)
  • New Bike Crossing Planned Over I-880, Other Freeways (Merc)

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BART Stands by Cell Shutdown as Debate Grows (SF Gate, SF Examiner, BCN via Appeal) KQED’s Forum Focuses on BART Decision with 2 Legal Opinions (KQED) Dot.Commentary: “Plenty of Losers, Few Winners in BART Debacle” Democracy Now! Devoted Yesterday’s Show to BART and “Hacktivism’s Global Reach” BART Board Directors “Divided Over Cell Phone Blackout” (Mercury […]

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Despite Transit-Rich Area, Trader Joe’s Pulls Out of Castro Over Parking (BAR) Muni Begins Project to Improve 5-Fulton Line (City Insider, SF Examiner) “Mechanical Problems” Slow Muni Metro Service (BCN via SF Appeal) Two Women Hurt in Crosswalk By Shuttle Bus Driver in Berkeley (CBS5) SF Examiner: “BART Board Plans to Oust GM Dorothy Dugger […]