Today’s Headlines

  • SF Gate: "SF Supes Push to Gain More Power Over Muni"
  • 30 People Injured in Muni Bus Collision on Market Street (BCN via SF Gate)
  • Bicyclist from San Francisco Hit By Two Cars in Mill Valley; One Driver Arrested (Marin IJ)
  • Portland Transpo Officials Test Cycle Track and Buffered Bike Lanes (The Oregonian)
  • SF Weekly: "Bike Hater Rob Anderson Advances Cause of Cycling" 
  • Want More Exercise on Your Bike? Try Triangular Wheels (Times UK)
  • Bikes Outsold Cars in First Quarter of 2009 (Set Energy via Streetsblog.net)
  • Cars Are the New Pariah (Huff Po)
  • California Farm Bureau Raises Concerns Over High-Speed Rail (CHSRB)
  • NY’s Pedestrian Broadway Fails to Induce Carmaggedon During Rush Hour (Post)

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More on Caltrain’s Dire Financial Woes (CoCo Times, KALW, NBC, SF Gate) No, You Can’t Use Translink on SF’s Cable Cars (SF Appeal) SF Examiner: "Noe Valley ‘Village Hub’ Remains Up in the Air"  Montgomery St. Muni Station Getting An Upgrade (SF Exam) Chronicle Editorial: Don’t Rename 3rd Street "Willie Brown Blvd" Using a Giant […]

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How to Fix Muni? The Guardian Recaps a List of Priorities from Advocates (SFBG) Power Outage in the Mission Disrupts Muni (SF Examiner)  Teenager Who Fell Through Bus Door in Palo Alto Settles Lawsuit (Palo Alto Online) Santa Cruz Given Until November to Meet Terms of Rail Line Purchase (SC Sentinel) SMART Gets Six Bids […]

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More on Ed Reiskin’s Appointment as SFMTA Chief (SF Gate, SF Examiner, SFBG, BCN via CBS 5) Who Will Replace Reiskin as DPW Director? (SF Gate) Muni Bus Driver Hits Pedestrian Leaning off Muni Island on Market Street (SF Examiner) BART Shooting Video Shows Knife “but Not Threat Man Posed” (SF Examiner, ABC 7, Bay Citizen) New […]

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$85,000 in Claims Filed Over Last Month’s Muni Streetcar Crash (SF Examiner) Oakland City Council Expected to Roll Back Extended Parking Meter Hours (Matier & Ross) Neighbors Complaints About Student Parking in RP May Spur Parking Permits (Press Democrat) New Bay Bridge ‘S-curve’ Detour Has Led to Heavier Congestion (SF Gate) MTA’s SFgo Manager says […]