Today’s Headlines

  • More on Yesterday’s Board of Supes Vote to Approve the MTA Budget (SF Gate, SF Weekly)
  • Beyond Chron: "Maxwell Throws Muni Riders Under the Bus"
  • Some Caltrain Riders Willing to Pay Higher Fares Over Service Cuts (Merc)
  • BART Board Meeting Today Will Focus on Fare Hikes (ABC7)
  • Bicyclist Hit by Two Cars in Marin County Remains Stable (Marin IJ)
  • "Chevron CEO Clashes with Activists at Annual Meeting" (LAT)
  • Legislators Approve Transpo Bill Allowing Portland to Test Congestion Pricing (KGW)
  • But Most of the Legislation is Highway Centric, According to Bike Portland
  • Portland, Vancouver Mayors Push for High Speed Rail (Seattle PI)
  • Mission Loc@l Continues its Feature on Mission Bike Shops 
  • Paul Krugman is a Fan of the New Times Square (NYT) Where Business is Booming

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Muni Single-Ride Fares Likely to Rise in July Instead of September (SF Examiner) BOS Prez David Chiu Introduces Legislation to Reject MTA Budget (SF Gate) Marin IJ: "Sausalito Takes Steps to Ease Bicycle Crunch" Proposal Would Allow SF’s Street Fairs to Charge Admission (SF Examiner) NY DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Kahn in Toronto for Speeches, Meetings […]

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BART GM Dorothy Dugger’s Resignation Will Cost $1 Million (SF Gate, SF Examiner TransForm’s Joel Ramos Nominated by Mayor to SFMTA Board (City Insider) Ken Yeager: “Caltrain Can Maintain Service If Its Partners Help” (Mercury News) More Long-Term Funding Strategies for Caltrain Emerge (San Mateo Daily News) Radio Reporter Takes a Ride on the 376, […]

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Driver Shoots Pedestrian Who Yelled at Him After Near Miss at Golden Gate and Broderick (NBC) Muni Fares Rise, But You Won’t Hear Mayor Lee Say Riders Are Getting “Nickeled and Dimed” (SFist) SFMTA Hearing Friday on New Haight Traffic Lights for Muni; Fell/Oak Rain Gardens Coming (Hoodline) Palou Ave Streetscape Improvement Project Community Meeting […]

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SF Supes Propose Ballot Measure to Reform Muni (SF Appeal, BCN via CBS5, SF Examiner) More on Why Yesterday’s SFMTA Board Meeting Was Canceled from City Insider, SF Appeal Chronicle Editorial: "Muni Riders Feel Pain of Recession," Operators No  SF Supes Approve Treasure Island Purchase (SF Examiner) Caltrain Hopes for High-Speed Rail Stimulus Money (Palo […]

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Obama Emissions Plan Modeled After California (SF Gate, ENS) House Climate Bill Funds Auto Industry But Not Transit (RT Rider via Streetsblog.net) SF Examiner Editorial Questioning Climate Change Hits New Low (SFBG) Two Dollar Muni Fare Hike Plotted in 2005 (Beyond Chron) NY DOT’s Janette Sadik-Khan ‘Equal Parts Jane Jacobs and Robert Moses’ (NY Mag) […]

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Disappointing but Not Surprising: Sunday Parking Meter Pilot "Not Moving Forward" (SF Examiner)  Human Transit Writes About SFPark: "A Free Market in Parking Begins"  LaHood, Boxer, Pelosi to Break Ground Today on Transbay Transit Center (KTVU) Some "Parting Thoughts" On the Old Transbay Terminal (Market Street Railway) SFMTA Better Masonic Proposals Include a Cycletrack (BIKE […]