Today’s Headlines

  • BART Contract Talks Moving Slowly (SF Gate)
  • Oakland Port to Raise $70M for Airport Connector (Oak Trib)
  • SF Parking Meter Hours May Be Extended, New Meters in GG Park (Examiner)
  • New Cable Car to Hit the Streets in SF Today (SF Gate)
  • Relatives of Cyclists Killed by Sherriff’s Deputy Upset with Light Sentence (CoCo Times) (SF Gate
  • El Camino Real From Daly City to San Jose Could Get a Major Overhaul (Merc)
  • Joe Montana Partner in Hayward BART Transit Village Investigated for Shady Past (SF Gate)
  • Sacramento May Raise Bus Fare to $2.50, Highest for Local Fare in State (Sac Bee)
  • San Rafael Gets Road Safety Improvements (Marin IJ)
  • Spate of Road Deaths in San Jose Over Weekend (Merc)
  • Bay Area Buys Most "Green" Cars of Any Region in Nation (SF Gate)
  • "Roadshow" Debates the Merits of Various Hybrid Car Models (Merc)

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Highway Lobby Threatens to Sabotage Transpo Bill If Transit Gets Bigger Share (CQ Politics via TOW) GM Execs Still Have a Rosy Outlook About Future Sales (NYT) Caltrain Will Not Eliminate Weekend Service or Raise Fares (San Mateo Daily Journal) More on MTA Director Heinicke’s Idea for Sponsored Street and Cable Cars (SF Examiner) Muni […]

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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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California Waiver Request Sparks Debate Over National Emission Standards (SF Gate, LAT) Visalia’s Mayor Doesn’t Want HSR to "Zoom By"; Urges CHSRA to Plan a Stop There (Fresno Bee) TreeHugger Talks to Andy Kunz About Prospects for American High-Speed Rail Caltrain Promises More Consistency with Its Bike Cars (Cyclelicio.us, SVBC) Powell Cable Car Line Shuts […]

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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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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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State Court Rejects Governor’s Appeal of Ban on Transit Fund Raids (SF Gate, Merc) BART Promises Changes to Police Force After Release of Scathing 300-Page Report (SF Gate) Pleasant Hill Girls Hit in Crosswalk Still Recovering in Hospital 24 Hours Later (CBS5) San Mateo Boy Hit in Crosswalk on Way to School (CBS5) Mountain View […]