Today’s Headlines

  • House Committee Passes Climate Change Bill Mostly Along Party Lines (SF Gate)
  • Obama Emissions Deal Took Weeks of "Hardball Negotiations" (LAT)
  • Will New Standards Actually Mean an Increase in Driving? (NARP Blog)
  • "Will Muni Be Thrown Under the Bus?" (Car-Free Talk)
  • Muni Diaries: "Cable Car Confessions: The Conductor’s Daughter"
  • Proposal Would Make Transit Free for Seniors in Europe (Free Public Transit)
  • More Than a Hundred Malls Are Headed Toward Oblivion (WSJ)
  • After Ped Deaths, Savannah Cops Go After Jaywalkers (Sustainable Savannah via Streetsblog.net)
  • An LA Cyclist Talks About Crash and Charges of Bias Against Cyclists by LAPD (Streetsblog LA)

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Today’s Headlines

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State Money Could Mean Fewer Transit Cuts, Fare Hikes (KALW, NBC, CBS) But Muni Not Necessarily Using it All to Reverse Service Cuts (BCN via Appeal) SF Cable Car Upgrade Coming After Nearly 30 Years (SF Gate) Passenger Hurt in Muni Bus Crash (CBS) (ABC) Discounted Translink Cards Available for San Mateo Workers (SF Weekly) […]

What Will the Next Mayor Do For Muni?

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San Francisco’s next mayor will wield immense influence over whether the city takes the necessary steps to reform its transit system and get Muni up to speed. Which of the top candidates will be bold enough to support a truly transit-first city? Who actually rides Muni? Will any of them support extending parking meter hours? […]

Muni Rider Profile: Pamela Moye Revisits the 28-19th Avenue

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Pamela Moye rides the 28-19th Avenue. Photo: Michael Rhodes Riding the 28-19th Avenue northbound towards the Richmond on a recent weekday afternoon, Pamela Moye has almost nothing but good things to say about Muni. Aside from the occasional long wait for an M-Ocean View train, Moye, a schoolteacher, said her experience with Muni has been […]