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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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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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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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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BART Board Considers Fare Hike, Service Cuts, Parking Fee Increases (SF Gate, Merc)  Man Arrested After Red Paint Attack On BART GM During Meeting (ABC7, SF Gate) Bill Requiring Civilian Oversight of BART Police Faces Key Assembly Committee Test (SFBG) AC Transit Will Discontinue Magnetic-Strip Tickets on Transbay Bus Lines (BCN via CBS5) Cables Cars […]

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Chronicle Coverage of 17th Street Pedestrian Plaza (SF Gate) SF Appeal: "MTA Sting Nets Disabled Parking Abusers" SF Fire Investigators Probe Series of Car Torchings (SF Gate, SFist) Americans Still See Cars as #1 Household Necessity (Toll Roads News via Planetizen) Build More Parking, Says Parking Lobby (AP) Plans for New Southern Santa Clara County […]

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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 […]