Today’s Headlines

  • CO2 Emissions Declined By 2.8 Percent in 2008; Higher Gas Prices Cited (SF Gate)
  • Environmental Groups Fight Chevron Refinery Expansion in Richmond (ABC7)
  • Pedestrian Killed on Highway 101 in Santa Rosa (Press Democrat)
  • Toronto Prioritizes Peds Even as Drivers Continue to Buy Cars (Toronto Sun via Planetizen)
  • Can Stop Signs Calm Traffic? (Newtown Streets via Streetsblog.net)
  • California Among Top Four States with the Worst U.S. Drivers (ABC News)
  • Planning Commission Set to Vote on Plan to Revive Balboa Park Area (SF Gate
  • Charter Amendment Introduced to Reduce Pay for Muni Drivers (SF Examiner)
  • SMART Rail Project Facing $155 Million Deficit (Marin IJ)
  • VTA Experiments with Solar Power (Merc)
  • Largest U.S. Bicycle Share Program Could Happen in Minneapolis (Daily Planet

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Who’s in Charge at BART? Leadership Questioned (SF Examiner) Hackers Target Cops in Latest BART Cyber-Attack (SF Gate, Bay Citizen) Jerry Brown Calls for Calif. High-Speed Rail to Move Forward (Sac Bee) Caltrain Releases Long-Awaited Corridor Capacity Study for HSR (SF Gate, Merc) WaPo Columnist: CAHSR is “Not Necessarily” a Boondoggle MTC Rescinds Vote to […]

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Wrecking Ball About to Come Down on the Transbay Terminal (SF Gate) Ca. High-Speed Rail Authority Meets Today to Decide Central Valley Route (AP via SF Gate) Emails Reveal Anaheim Mayor’s Lack of Confidence in CHSR Engineers (Voice of OC via Bay Citizen) State AG’s Office, Meantime, says Curt Pringle Shouldn’t Serve on CAHSRA (AP […]

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More on Mayor Lee’s Street Improvement Bond Measure (SF Gate, SF Appeal) Board of Supes Unanimously Confirms Joél Ramos to SFMTA Board (SF Examiner) SFMTA Seeks to Streamline Disciplinary Process for Muni Operators (SF Examiner) SFMTA Board Votes to Raise Taxi Fares (SF Examiner, SF Gate, SF Appeal, ABC 7, AP via SacBee) Bay Bridge Drivers Will Be Detoured […]

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Santa Monica to "Embrace Bold Experiment" with Parking Meters (LAT) Chuck Nevius: "SF a Dangerous City for Careless Pedestrians" (SF Gate) Maria Shriver Apologizes for Breaking California’s Cell Phone Law (ABC7, Sac Bee) More on Potential Toll Increases for Bay Area Bridges (SF Gate, Oakland Tribune, KCBS) Caltrans to Try to Slow Drivers Down on […]

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More on Yesterday’s SFCTA Hearing on Pedestrian Safety from SF Examiner SF has Calif.’s Highest Percentage of Bridges in Need of Repair (SF Gate, BCN via Examiner) SFMTA Chief Nat Ford Meets with Bosses; Job Status “Still in Limbo” (City Insider) Muni Reminding Riders That M Fast Pass is Phasing Out (SF Examiner) Power Restored […]