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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Largest BART Union to Vote on Contract Offer Today (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Despite Court Ruling, State Funding for Public Transit May Still Be Far Off (Sac News & Review) Muni Working On "Wide Ranging Strategy" to Deal with Fare Evasion (SF Gate) SMART Board Votes to Go With Heavier American-Made Rail Cars (Press Democrat) […]

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Bicyclist Critical After Crash with Truck Driver on Mission/Fremont in SF (SF Appeal) BMW Chosen to Design BART’s New Fleet of Trains (Bay Citizen) Muni Drivers Injured in Attacks in the Bayview (SF Examiner) Funding Approved by Board of Supes for Central Subway Tunneling (SF Gate) SF Supes Approve Plan for AT&T Boxes on Sidewalks […]