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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SF Supes Chiu and Dufty "Outraged" Over Raid on Muni Funds; Dufty Calls Hearing (SF Gate) SF Examiner: "Transit Fare Hikes Becoming Norm" More on the Transbay Terminal Wrangling (SFBG) Three Developers Compete to Build Housing Near Transbay Terminal (SF Gate) Sales of Hybrid Cars Way Down (LAT) Berkeley Grad Student Surveys Oakland’s Diverse Neighborhoods […]

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Board of Supes Votes Not to Reject Muni Budget After All (SF Gate, SF Examiner, SFBG, SF Appeal) Paul Hogarth’s Take on Beyond Chron: "Fear of Newsom Petulance Causes Bad Muni Budget" Muni Metro to Get New Fare Gates (SF Gate)  "Safe Streets" Bill Dies in State Legislature (Streetsblog LA) Gearing up for Bike to […]

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ATU Members Approve BART Contract (KCBS, CBS5, ABC7) 145 BART Train Operators Earned More Than $20,000 in Overtime (SF Gate)  More on the Bay Bridge Labor Day Closure (Merc)  San Rafael’s D Street Opened to Two-Way Traffic (Marin IJ) Muni Fare Evaders Get $75 Fines During Sting (Mission Loc@l) SF Gate: "Mission Bay Becoming a Real Neighborhood" […]

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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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AC Transit Service Should Return to Normal Today Following Judge’s Ruling (SF Gate, CBS5) SF Supes to Consider Legislation to Toughen Penalities for Muni Crimes (SF Examiner, City Insider) Board Will Also Vote on Lease of Two Hayes Valley Parcels for "Proxy" Project (SF Gate) SFPD Looking for Driver Who Killed Man in Hit-and-Run in […]

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Supervisor John Avalos Takes the Lead on the Muni Budget (Beyond Chron)  SF Examiner: "Higher Muni Fare Evasion Fines Pitched" Sizing Up Muni at Bay to Breakers (SF Appeal) BART Director Fang Insists Phone Card Will Prove Translink Obsolete (Matier & Ross)  Independent Auditor Would Investigate Civilian Complaints Against BART Police (SF Gate) Examiner Editorial […]