Today’s Headlines

  • Gap Founder Abandons Plans for Presidio Museum (SF Gate, KCBS)
  • Ray Lahood’s "Streetcar Pep Rally" in Portland, "the Transportation Capital" (Bike Portland)
  • Lahood to Announce Las Vegas to Socal High-Speed Rail Corridor (Las Vegas Sun)
  • Advocates Propose Chicago to St. Louis HSR Line (Progressive Railroading)
  • WaPo: "Metro Failed to Detect Hazard" Before Deadly Crash
  • Novato Driver Charged with Hit-and-Run for Injuring Skateboarder (Marin IJ)
  • Fewer Drivers On the Road in Sacramento Yet More Highway Expansions Planned (Sac Bee)
  • East Bay Express: "You’re Not an Environmentalist If You’re Also a NIMBY"
  • Family of Cyclist Killed by Sheriff’s Deputy to Get $2.3 Million from Santa Clara County (SF Gate)
  • A Crackdown on Fixies in Berlin (The Local)
  • Intermodal Bike Parking Construction Porn (DC Bike Examiner via Streetsblog.net)

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CARB Approves First Cap-and-Trade Program to Reduce GHGs (SF Gate, Switchboard, LAT) Crash Involving Several Vehicles and UCSF Shuttle Bus Injures 15 People (SF Examiner, KTVU) Pedestrian Hit, Pinned Against Wall by Driver in Richmond District (BCN via SF Appeal) Driver “Veers Off I-280” and Crashes Into a Home in SF (ABC 7) Driver Kills […]

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Maroon-colored SUV Sought in Hit-and-Run of SF Cyclist Near Santa Rosa (Press Democrat) SFMTA to Unveil First Muni LRV Repaired with Stimulus Funds (SF Examiner) Chronicle Op-Ed: “Get High-Speed Rail on the Fast Track” LaHood, U.S. DOT Offer Federal Loan Guarantees for DesertXpress HSR (Las Vegas Sun) BART Passengers Try to Beat the Heat as […]

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More on Yesterday’s SFCTA Hearing on Pedestrian Safety from SF Examiner SF has Calif.’s Highest Percentage of Bridges in Need of Repair (SF Gate, BCN via Examiner) SFMTA Chief Nat Ford Meets with Bosses; Job Status “Still in Limbo” (City Insider) Muni Reminding Riders That M Fast Pass is Phasing Out (SF Examiner) Power Restored […]

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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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Palo Alto City Council Committee Rejects High-Speed Rail Stop (Mercury News) DesertXPress Would Be First HSR Service in U.S. from Victorville to Las Vegas (Las Vegas Sun) Muni Metro Service Delayed By Gas Leak, Crash Involving SFPD (SF Appeal, SF Gate) SFMTA Board to Get Update on Service Disruptions at Its November 2nd Meeting (SF […]