Today’s Headlines

  • High-Speed Rail Authority Rejects Settlement Offer from Peninsula Cities (Merc, CHSRB)
  • MTA Board to Hold Workshop Tomorrow to Consider Funding Ideas (SF Gate)
  • Pacifica Man Ordered to Stand Trail in Killing of Pedestrian (Merc)
  • Driver Hits, Injures Two Pedestrians in Mill Valley (Marin IJ)
  • Raging Driver Kills Bronx Dad Crossing Street With Young Son, Injures 12 More (Post, News, NYT)
  • Canyon Country Man Arrested in Death of Bicyclist in Angeles National Forest (LAT)
  • Plan to Revitalize San Jose’s Julian Street with Dense Housing Moving Forward (Merc)
  • "Economy Casts Shadow" on Oakland’s 10K Housing Initiative (SF Gate)
  • The White House Office of Urban Policy Is Finally Getting Busy This Week (WaPo)
  • The Rising Costs of Obesity in the Bay Area (BCN via CBS5)
  • Still on the Books: 1950s-era Ban on Bike Parking in Jacksonville CBD (Bike Jax via Streetsblog.net)

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Man Stabbed on Muni Bus in Sunset Will Survive, Cops Seeking Suspect (Examiner, BCN via Appeal) New Clipper Card Fare Gates at Civic Center Muni Metro Station (Examiner) SF Does Even More to Promote Car Sharing (SF Gate) Treasure Island Development Set to Begin (Examiner) More on NYC’s Landmark Pedestrian Safety Study (NYC Streetsblog) SF […]

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More on Muni COO’s Resignation and Crash Follow-Up from SF Appeal, SF Gate , SF Exam, and ABC7 SF Supes Deny Appeals and Approve Bike Plan EIR (Transbay Blog, KTVU, SF Gate) Caltrain to Accept Translink Cards on August 17th But Some Uncertainties Remain (Oak Trib) BART says Economy to Blame for Drop in Ridership […]

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AC Transit Service Should Return to Normal Today Following Judge’s Ruling (SF Gate, CBS5) SF Supes to Consider Legislation to Toughen Penalities for Muni Crimes (SF Examiner, City Insider) Board Will Also Vote on Lease of Two Hayes Valley Parcels for "Proxy" Project (SF Gate) SFPD Looking for Driver Who Killed Man in Hit-and-Run in […]

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MTA Moves to Exert Control Over SFPD’s Traffic Company (SF Gate) New CEQA Guidelines Create Worrisome Loopholes (Ca. Progress Report) Design Plan Threatens Historic Integrity of Presidio’s Main Post (SF Gate)  Plan for South San Francisco Caltrain Station Delayed (SF Examiner) Condo Tower Near Transamerica Building Faces "Significant Challenges" (SF Gate) LA Controller Probes Supes […]

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Bay Bridge Construction May Stay 15 Months Behind Schedule (SF Gate) (KCBS) Excellent Story on the Troubles With Improving SF’s Mid-Market Street (SF Appeal) Treasure Island Development Will Be Smaller Than Anticipated (Examiner) $27B Infrastructure Bond Won’t Go Far Enough to Meet Need (Examiner) Prop 1A Rail Funds Could Go to Local Operators (Examiner) SF […]