Today’s Headlines

  • Caltrain Board Declares Fiscal Emergency; Plans Some Service Cuts (SF Gate)
  • VTA Board Approves Budget That Includes First Fare Hike in Four Years (Merc)
  • Doubts Linger On Idea to Sponsor Muni’s Street and Cable Cars (Market Street Railway)
  • Merc: "Historic Trolley Gets New Life at Kelley Park"
  • Michigan Gov to White House: Turn Car Factories Into Train Factories (Infrastructurist)
  • Privatizing Roads and Infrastructure — Was It Just a Fad? (NYT)
  • Port of Oakland Delays Action on Plan to Ban Polluting Diesel Trucks (SFBG)
  • DPW Erects Some Signage for Bicyclists on Howard Street During Construction (Bluoz)
  • SC Sheriff’s Deputy Who Killed Two Bicyclists is Demoted (Merc)
  • Chronicle Story Spotlights SFBC’s Urban Cycling Workshops (SF Gate)
  • Inner Sunset Farmer’s Market Debuts This Weekend (N-Judah Chronicles)

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State Transit Measure "Pits Normally Allied Groups Against One Another" (SF Gate)  Construction Projects on the GG Bridge Will Affect Bicyclists, Peds (SF Examiner)  Still Searching For Truly Complete Streets, 20 Years After ADA (LAB blog) Local Press Conferences, Events Mark Anniversary of ADA (Daily Journal, ABC7) SFBG: "Lennar’s Plan Illustrates San Francisco’s Revelopment Problem"  […]

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17-year-old Riding His Bicycle Killed by Driver in Milpitas (Mercury News) Candlelight Walk and Vigil Planned Weds. for Nils Yannick Linke, Killed in Hit-Run (BIKE NOPA) Alleged DUI Driver in Petaluma Crashed and Rolled Car with 8-year-old Inside (ABC7) With School Back in Session, Mr. Roadshow Warns About Bad Drivers Near Schools (Merc)  Good Chronicle […]

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SFMTA Proposes Car-Free Powell Street for Cable Car and Ped Safety (SF Exam) San Jose’s Viva Calle Opens Six Miles of Streets to People (Merc) Berkeley Police Release Racial Profiling Data on Pedestrian Stops (KQED) Muni Bus Driver Kills 48-Year-Old Bicyclist on Market Street (SF Exam, SF Gate, Hoodline) Bus Driver Kills 77-Year-Old Woman in Fremont (SF Gate, […]

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House Passes Stimulus Bill; Only 5% Goes to Infrastructure (LAT, Boston Globe) Nadler Amendment for Transit Clears While Amtrak Cuts Are Nixed (WSJ, Transbay Blog) Marin Looks to Grab Some Stimulus Funds (Marin IJ) Santa Cruz Will End Free Parking on Main Corridors (Merc) Nevada Considers Congestion Pricing (Merc) Court Refuses to Stop Bayview Redevelopment […]

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Fear of BART Strike Prompted Many to Consider Telecommuting (SF Gate) Nevius Weighs in on Mason Street Closure in North Beach (SF Gate) Routsey App Back at Apple Store, Muni Re-Asserts Claim to Own Real-Time Data (SF Appeal) Multiple Cars Set Ablaze Last Night in SF and Oakland (SF Gate) (SF Gate) Lombard Street Turned […]

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Train Operators and Station Agents Union Votes to Reject BART Contract (SF Gate, ABC7) Mercury News Op-Ed Argues California Must Find Long-Term Transit Funding Solution New York Governor Picks Jay Walder to Head NY MTA (NYT, Post, Newsday, NY1) SFMTA Board Votes 4-3 to Secure Catastrophe Insurance Coverage (SF Gate) SF Supes Approve Plan to Install […]