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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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Woman Killed by Muni Bus Identified as Emily Dunn (SF Exam, BCN via Appeal) More Coverage of Friday’s Horrific Crash from SF Gate, SF Examiner, Bay Citizen 5-year-old Boy Hurt by Hit-and-Run Driver in Silver Terrace (SF Gate, SF Exam) 4-year-old Boy Killed in Santa Rosa Hit-and-Run Identified (Press Democrat) Anonymous says It’s Planning Another […]

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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 […]