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  • Re: Pedestrian “Seriously Hurt” in Berkeley Hit-and-Run

    Adeline is so wide that it encourages people to drive as if they were on a freeway. We need a street diet here.

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EPA Proposes Toughening Bush-Era Smog Rules (AP via SF Gate) Driving While Surfing: Touch Screens and Internet Apps Invade the Dashboard (NYT) Webster’s 2009 Word of the Year: Distracted Driving (Active Transportation Alliance) Transport Politic: "Geary Boulevard Demands a Subway Rapid Transit Line"  DWP to Repave Several Bicycle Routes in the City in 2010 (BIKE […]

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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 […]

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Castro Pedestrian Plaza Opening Coverage is Pretty Positive (SF Examiner, SF Gate, BCN) 21st Century Urban Solutions: Caltrain Metro East Would Be Better Than BART to San Jose Press Democrat: "SMART Considers Heavy-Rail Cars"  Preliminary Hearing Monday for Ex-BART Cop Charged in Shooting (SF Gate, CBS5) Caltrans Accused of Favoritism in Awarding of Contract for […]

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Obama Administration Wants Safety Oversight of Subways and Light Rail (NYT, Reuters) Man Arrested in Tenderloin Stabbing Considered Suspect in Stabbing of Boy on Muni Bus (CBS5) N-Judah Rail Replacement Project Delayed; Shuttle Buses Still Running (SF Gate) Wired: "Why Portland’s Mass Transit Rocks" SF Struggles to Find Money to Repair and Maintain Its Deteriorating […]

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Oakland Bicyclist Killed Trying to Avoid Dooring Identified (Oak Trib, BCN via CBS5) SFBG Politics Blog: "Will Cyclists and Motorists Ever Get Along?" Six People Injured in Collision Between N-Judah and Passenger Van (BCN via CBS5) More on Yesterday’s Budget and Finance Hearing on the MTA Budget (SF Examiner, City Insider) Bay Area Transit Agencies […]

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Great Fun at Sunday Streets on Great Highway and GG Park (Richmond SF Blog) Supervisors Hearing on Muni Safety This Morning (BCN via CBS5) Historic Streetcar Restoration to be Considered by Supes (Market Street Railway Blog) Several "Big" Transpo Projects in the Works for San Mateo County (San Mateo Daily Journal) VTA to Purchase 70 […]