Today’s Headlines

  • Mayor Newsom, Supervisors Back Parking Meters in Golden Gate Park (SF Examiner)
  • BART Labor Talks Continue; Unions Avoid Issuing Strike Notice (KCBS, BCN via CBS5)
  • Mission Loc@l Writer Spends 24 Hours on the 14-Mission
  • SF Gate: "Projects Begin to Emerge for Upper Market"
  • More on Legislators Caving in to Peninsula NIMBYs over High-Speed Rail (CHSRB)
  • Teen Hit in Sepastopol Crosswalk Remains in a Coma (Press Democrat)
  • SF, South Bay Make Top 10 List of Nation’s Most Congested Commutes (Merc)
  • U.S. Regulators Think They Can Curb Volatile Swings in Energy Prices (NYT)
  • Petaluma City Council Appoints a New Planning Commission (Press Democrat)
  • Guerilla Bike Lanes: Some Cities Need ‘Em, Others Don’t (A2W via Streetsblog.net)
  • Triple A to Offer Roadside Assistance to Oregon and Idaho Bicyclists (Bike Portland)

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Muni Metro Plagued with Delays Because of Switching Problem (SF Gate, BCN via Appeal) BART Spokesperson “in Hot Water for Staging Support” (SF Gate, Bay Citizen) Ken Garcia: “BART Shouldn’t Go Into Panic Mode Over Protestors” Update on Tuesday’s Community Meeting on Fell/Oak Cycletracks (Local Addition) Mission Schools Set to Get 15mph Speed Zones; Hearing […]

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Schwarzenegger Slams “Self-Serving Greed” of Oil Companies Behind Prop. 23 (SF Gate) LA Times Editorial Urges No Vote on Prop. 23; Says Calif. is Best Hope for Cleaner Air in U.S. Examiner: High-Speed Rail Plans Present Challenges for Mission Bay Transit Connections Redwood City Council Decides Not to Join HSR Lawsuit (Merc) Masonic Avenue Residents […]

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CARB Approves Landmark SB375 Targets, New Renewable Energy Rule (SF Gate) Meg Whitman Says She’ll Vote Against Prop 23 But Would Have Vetoed AB32 (Merc, LAT) Ken Garcia: “New Fare System But Same Old Muni” (SF Examiner) Opponents Turn Out in Force to Testify Against CPMC Project (City Insider, Beyond Chron) SFMTA Installs Permanent Radar […]

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Obama: Ask Not What You Can Do to Wean Your Country Off Fossil Fuels (NYT, Grist) San Ramon-Based Chevron Responsible for Utah Pipeline Spill (SF Gate) But the Company’s CEO Still Tries to Distance Chevron from BP (SF Gate) Protest Scheduled Outside Oakland Gas Station Following Arco Action in SF (SFBG)  Truck Driver Hits, Injures […]

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CAHSRA to Consider Plan to Run High-Speed Rail on Two Tracks (Mercury News) San Jose Driver Arrested After Hit-and-Run That Killed Elderly Woman (BCN via CBS SF) SFMTA Board to Consider Raising Price of Residential Parking Permits (SF Gate) Woman, Child Injured in Mission District Crash That Disrupts Muni (BCN via SF Appeal) Muni Driver […]

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4-year-old Boy in Crosswalk Near SR School Hit, “Gravely” Injured by Driver (Press Democrat) More Coverage of SF’s 15 mph School Zone Announcement From SF Appeal, SF Exam, City Insider Man Sentenced to Two Years for Hit-and-Run Killing of Martinez Bicyclist (Coco Times) Fairfield Cyclist Critically Injured in Crash; Cops say He Ran Right Light […]