Today’s Headlines

  • Train Operators and Station Agents Union Votes to Reject BART Contract (SF Gate, ABC7)
  • Mercury News Op-Ed Argues California Must Find Long-Term Transit Funding Solution
  • New York Governor Picks Jay Walder to Head NY MTA (NYTPost, Newsday, NY1)
  • SFMTA Board Votes 4-3 to Secure Catastrophe Insurance Coverage (SF Gate)
  • SF Supes Approve Plan to Install Parking Meters in Golden Gate Park (SF Examiner)
  • California Has 39 Competitors for High-Speed Rail Funding (CHSRB)
  • SMART Board Favors Heavier Rail Cars (Press Democrat)
  • High-Speed Rail "at Heart of UK Plan’s" to Reduce Carbon Emissions (UK Guardian)
  • Four Development Options Proposed at Site of Former Menlo Park Cadillac Dealership (Merc)
  • Dangerous Stretch of Sir Francis Drake Blvd. Eyed for Improvements (Marin IJ)
  • Butte County Bicyclist Injured in Crash (ChicoEr.com)
  • UK Boy Loses Fight to Bicycle to School (Bike Radar)
  • Vélib Turns Two Today (World Streets via Streetsblog.net)

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Largest BART Union to Vote on Contract Offer Today (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Despite Court Ruling, State Funding for Public Transit May Still Be Far Off (Sac News & Review) Muni Working On "Wide Ranging Strategy" to Deal with Fare Evasion (SF Gate) SMART Board Votes to Go With Heavier American-Made Rail Cars (Press Democrat) […]

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Props 22, 25, 26  Could “Help and Hinder” State Budget Process in Sacramento (Sac Bee, LAT) Steinberg Hints that Mid-Term Budget Session is Likely for Legislature (SF Gate) Tom Hayden: California Really Poised to Lead Country to a Green Future (LAT) With Rejection of Prop 21, State Parks Officials Struggle to Find Solutions (SF Gate) […]

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N-Judah Derails on Duboce and Church; No Injuries, Major Delays (BCN via Appeal, SF Gate) Press Democrat: “Distracted Driving Takes a Terrible Toll on Roadways” Ca. High-Speed Rail Gets $900M in Federal Funding for Central Valley, Peninsula (Merc, SF Gate) Examiner Op-Ed: “Bay Area Politicians Ride Wave of Misguided Transit Projects” Desperate Campaign Pitch or […]

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Congestion Pricing Likely Headed to SF Supes Next Month (SF Examiner, Biz Journal, SF Gate) EPA Issues Guidelines That Give States Discretion Regulating Industrial Emissions (LA Times) AC Transit Backs Off on Service Cuts in Light of New Labor Agreement (SF Gate) Jean Quan Wins Oakland Mayor’s Race (SF Gate) Leland Yee Tosses Hat in […]

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Central Subway Funding Could Be in Jeopardy (SF Examiner, Bay Citizen) House Republicans Also Go After Ca. High-Speed Rail (LA Times) Dennis Herrera Calls for Central Subway Redesign (City Insider, Fog City Journal) 30 Arrested in BART Protest at Powell Station (SF Gate, Merc, SF Exam, SF Appeal) Vandals Hit Glen Park BART Station; Clipper […]

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"Gas-Guzzlin" City of San Francisco Spends $25 Million a Year on Fuel (SF Appeal) State Offers Major Tax Breaks to Toyota to Keep the Nummi Fremont Plant Open (SF Gate) MTA’s New Insurance Policy Will Likely Cover Claims in Recent Crashes (SF Gate) Phil Matier in a Huff Over Tickets for Idling Cars in Oakland […]