Today’s Headlines

  • Not All BART Unions Are Ready to Vote on a Contract Offer (Merc, SF Examiner, BCN via CBS5)
  • Could Former Supervisor Aaron Peskin Be Eyeing a BART Board Seat? (SFBG)
  • The Chronicle Says Oakland’s New Parking Fees and Increased Enforcement Are "Inspiring a Revolt"
  • Hundreds Rally at the State Capitol to Protect the Jobs of School Bus Drivers (Ca. Progress Report)
  • VTA Service Changes Affect South Bay Transit Riders (KCBS)
  • Mercury News Roadshow Columnist Says It’s Time to Raise the Gas Tax (Merc)
  • 2-year-old Santa Rosa Girl Hit by Neighbor in His Car (BCN via CBS5)
  • San Rafael’s D Street Will Open to Two-Way Traffic to Get Cars Out Of Gerstle Park (Press Democrat)
  • The Problem(s) With Your Standard Signalized Intersection (How We Drive)
  • An Alleged Bicycle Thief: Caught in the Act, Caught on Camera, Just Not Caught by Police (SF Appeal)
  • Guardian UK: "How We Might Handle Bars and Bicycling"

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BART Officer Scuffles with Passenger in Arrest Caught on Video (SF Gate, CBS5) Stim Funds Could Help BART Avert Layoffs (SF Gate, ABC7) BART Director Tom Radulovich Passes on a Pay Raise (City Insider) Questions Raised About the Transparency of Obama Admin’s Stim Fund Site (SF Gate) Vehicular Manslaughter Charges Brought Against Drivers in Fatal […]

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Details on BART Contract Emerging; Mercury News Says Both Sides Gave Concessions SF Gate: "Public Outrage Weakened BART Strike Threat"  Muni Diaries Launches BART Diaries Pittsburg Man Surrenders in Hit-and-Run That Killed His 83-year-old Neighbor (BCN via CBS5) Attorney Charged in Hit-and-Run of Bicyclist in Denver (Denver Post) San Rafael Will Become First Marin County […]

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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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Hit-and-Run Driver Sentenced to Four Years in Death of Novato Man (Marin IJ) Pennsylvania Driver Shoots, Kills Man Who Told Him to Slow Down (AP) Vehicular Homicide Bill Withdrawn in Oregon (Bike Portland) Bicyclist Killed in East Portland; First Fatality Since 2007 (Bike Portland) Helmet Use Is Context-Sensitive (How We Drive via Streetsblog.net) Fight Over […]

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Some SJ City Leaders Consider Banning Bicyclists from Riding with Dogs After Fatal Incident (Merc) HSRA Releases "Alternatives Analysis" for High-Speed Rail from SF to SJ (Merc) BART, City Officials Break Ground on Warm Springs Extension (CBS5) Oakland PD Begins Crackdown on Disabled Parking Placard Abuse (ABC7) More on the Pleasant Hill Crash That Left […]

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John King says San Francisco Could Use a Little Manhattanization (SF Gate) SFMTA to Resume Scaled-Back "Saturation Stings" on Muni (SF Examiner) AC Transit Says It Has Complied With Judge’s Ruling on Contract (BCN via CBS5) Rob Anderson Tells Bay Citizen He is Considering Appeal of Bike Injunction Ruling  More Coverage of First Post-Injunction Bike […]