Today’s Headlines

  • A Closer Look at Treasure Island Development Proposal (Examiner)
  • Oakland Trib Asks Whether BART Susceptible to DC-Magnitude Train Crash
  • BART Considers New Revenue Sources Like More Retail Shops in Stations (Examiner)
  • Traffic Calming and Ped Safety in San Leandro Abandoned for Lack of Public Interest (CoCo Times)
  • Marin IJ Editorial Urges Smart Growth for Marin
  • CARB Supports New "Cool" Glass to Keep Temps Down in Parked Cars (Sac Bee)
  • Roadshow Looks at Brake Screeching, Incredibly Dumb and Dangerous Road Rage Tactic
  • Pedestrian Dragged to Death by Friend in Car-Jacking Attempt (CoCo Times) (Merc)
  • Chronicle Editorial Favors Charging $15 Car Fee to Save State Parks
  • Tesla Gets DOE Loan to Build Two CA Plants, Ford, Nissan Also Loan Recipients (SF Gate) (Merc)
  • Sacramento Man Faces Prison for Stealing Lance Armstrong’s Bike During Tour of CA (Merc)
  • Baltimore Debuts Nation’s First All-Electric Car-Sharing Program (Merc)

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Muni Service Restoration Task Force Report “Lacks Sure-Bet Financing Scheme” (SF Gate) SF Examiner: “Muni Operator in West Portal Crash Had Dicey Record” SF’s Panhandle to Get a Makeover; Panhandle Stewards’ Proposal Selected (BIKE NOPA) Ca. High-Speed Rail “Peer Review Group” Concerned by “Lack of Clear Financial Plan” (Merc) Two Motorists Ticketed on Peninsula File […]

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Examiner Does Funny Bit of Adding to Make BART Unions Look Bad. Bottom Line: Talks Expensive Doyle Drive Closure This Weekend While Crews Cut Down Trees (SF Gate) (Examiner) Wrongful-Death Lawsuit Filed by Parents of a Boy Killed by Truck in Berkeley (SF Gate) Caltrans Re-opens Richmond Bridge Toll Booth Where Worker Fatally Shot (CoCo […]

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BART Board OKs Biannual Fare Increase 6 Months Early (SF Gate)(Examiner)(CoCo Times) Translink Card Delayed at Least Another Year, BART Late Adopter (CoCo Times) Leaders Come Together, Finally, Around High Speed Rail Agenda (SF Gate) Proposal to Put Parking Meters in Golden Gate Park on the Table Again (SF Gate) Hit-and-Run Bike Fatality Arrest Reported […]

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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) […]

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Bikes Allowed on BART at All Hours Today Until Friday — Here’s Why That’s a Good Thing SFMTA to Install Bulb-Outs, Traffic Islands on California St. at 21st and 22nd Avenues (Richmond SF) Proposal Would Change Transbay Transit Center’s Outer Cover From Glass to Aluminum (SFGate) SFMTA Proposal Would Require Taxis to Transmit Coordinates for Mobile Apps (SF […]

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Bay Bridge Officials Show Off Construction of Eastern Bike/Ped Path to Yerba Buena (CBS, SFGate, Merc) CHP to Drivers: Keep it Together When You Drive on the New East Span (CoCo Times) BART Ready to Work Overtime During Bridge Closure (Appeal), Quiet Time in the Labor Dispute (SFGate) SF Examiner Urges SFMTA to Level Playing Field […]