Today’s Headlines

  • Transportation Authority Releases Car-Free Market Study (SF Gate
  • CHSRB: "Will GE Get Into the High-Speed Rail Business?"
  • ABC7’s Take on Transit Justice Package: "Supervisors Try to Soften Blow"
  • While the Examiner Says Meter Hours "Put Muni Budget in Limbo"
  • More on Muni’s New $13 Million Shortfall (KCBS)
  • Chronicle Story Spotlights 24-Line, "View of San Francisco’s Rich Diversity
  • Obama’s National Emission Standards a Vindication for California (LAT)
  • Car Columnist Skewers Honda Hybrid, Calls for More Hydrogen Research (NYT)
  • Texting While Driving Is Deadly, and Over 25 Percent of Motorists Do It (Gadgetwise)
  • Detroit Sees Waning Influence in DC (NYT)

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TWU Members Set to Vote Today on Whether to Ratify Muni Concessions (KCBS) The Snitch: "BART Board Member (Tom Radoluvich) Describes BART as Pyramid Scheme" Leather Seats, Bar, Bicycle Racks on Wish List for SMART Trains (Press Democrat) Sleeping Driver, Children Rescued Minutes Before Light-Rail Train Hits Their Car (Sac Bee) Man Killed While Trying […]

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GM, Once the World’s Biggest Automaker, Files for Chapter 11 (NYT, NYT)(SF Gate) PJ O’Rourke Pines for Days When Driving Made Him Feel More Powerful Than Genghis Khan (WSJ) What Will Happen to America’s Appetite for New Cars? (NYT) Examiner Argues Union Work Rules at BART and Muni Outdated and Too Expensive MTA Board Looks […]

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Pedestrian Broadway in NYC Makes Smashing Debut (NYT, News, Post, NY1, NPR, HuffPo) NYT Arch Critic Likes Car-free Times Square, Frets Over Final Design Chronicle’s Chuck Nevius Expresses Support for Remaking Market Street (SF Gate) A Dozen Muni Lines Would See An Increase in Service (SF Gate) More on Caltrain’s Budget Woes and Likely Fiscal […]

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MTA Ready to Do Something About ARCO Station/Fell Street Bicyclist Hazard (BIKE NOPA) More on the MTA’s Parking Meter Study from SFBG, SF Gate, BCN via CBS5, The Snitch MTC Committee to Discuss Raising Tolls on Bay Area Bridges (BCN via CBS5) Hybrid Cars Too Quiet for Peds to Hear, So Auto Makers Will Add […]

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Schwarzenegger Has the Gall to Consider Raiding Transit Funds Again (LAT, SF Examiner) Transit Agencies Nationwide Continue to Face Deficits and Cuts (WSJ) Transit Ridership Apparently Down Across the Country But Not in San Francisco (City Insider) MTA Asking Vendors to Reduce Contracts by 3 Percent to Help Shave Deficit (SF Examiner)  NY Times: San […]

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BART Officer Scuffles with Passenger in Arrest Caught on Video (SF Gate, CBS5) Stim Funds Could Help BART Avert Layoffs (SF Gate, ABC7) BART Director Tom Radulovich Passes on a Pay Raise (City Insider) Questions Raised About the Transparency of Obama Admin’s Stim Fund Site (SF Gate) Vehicular Manslaughter Charges Brought Against Drivers in Fatal […]