Today’s Headlines

  • Muni Crash: Driver May Have Blacked Out (SF Gate) (CoCo Times) (Merc) (KRON) (KRON)
  • VTA Double Checks Safety Measures After Muni Crash (KRON)
  • BART Labor Negotiations Continue (Examiner) (CoCo Times) (KRON) (KCBS)
  • Bay Bridge Construction Moving at Feverish Pitch to Reach Labor Day Deadline (SF Gate)
  • Don’t Worry About Car Careening Out of Control Through Justin Herman Plaza Next Week (Examiner)
  • Oakland Businesses Upset Over Parking Fee Increase, Residents Cited for Sidewalk Parking (Oak Trib)
  • "Back Seat Driver" Offers Tip for Better Sidewalk Parking (Sac Bee)
  • San Jose Bike Party: "Like Critical Mass Without the Politics" (Merc)
  • Fed Stim Money to San Jose for Road Paving and Some Trails (Merc)
  • Bush Officials Covered Up Danger of Using Cell Phones While Driving (NYT) (Examiner)
  • What If Rail Travel Was Only as Safe as Driving? (Infrastructurist)
  • Foreign Rail Manufacturing Companies Eye U.S. Plans for High Speed Rail Development (AP)
  • Despite Stim Funds Flowing for Transportation Projects, Few Shovels in the Ground (LAT)

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Elsbernd Campaigns for Muni Operator Salary Ballot Measure (SF Gate) Silver Lining to the Muni Platform Attacks (NBC) Muni Video Implicates Operator for Distracted Driving (NBC) The Long Wait for BART to San Jose (Merc) Livermore Planning Commission Wants Underground BART (CoCo Times) BART Conducts Outreach in Excelsior Community (Examiner) California Looks to China for […]

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Stolen Truck Driver Leaves Trail of Damage Around Market and Van Ness (SFGate, KRON, UA, Hoodline) Driver Injured After Hitting Parked Car at 46th Avenue and Taraval, Blocking L-Taraval (SF Examiner) Muni Drivers’ 3-Year Labor Contract Gets Final Approval From SFMTA Board (SF Examiner, SFBay) The Bold Italic Puts SF Parking Stats Into a Spiffy Infographic GG Bridge to […]

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Feds Name Muni, LRV Driver At Fault in 2009 West Portal Tunnel Crash (Examiner, SF Gate, SF Appeal) BART Board Approves Study on Running Friday Night Late Trains (Examiner, Coco Times, Bay Citizen) BART Continues Testing New Types of Seats With Public for Future Train Cars (Coco Times) Opponents to File Petition to Keep BART Out of […]

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Transit Operators Get Federal Maintenance Funds (Bay Citizen, Examiner, Fast Lane) More on the Gains from Muni’s Sick Leave Policy (CBS) SF District 8 Candidates Spar Over Position on Muni Reform Measure (SFist) VTA Offers Commuter Express Service (CBS, ABC) Some Riders Rave Over WiFi on VTA Express Trains (Merc) ABC Looks at BART’s Use […]

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West Portal Muni Crash, Possible Driver Error (ABC) (Merc) (KCBS) (SF Gate) (SF Gate) BART Union Negotiations Continue This Week (SF Gate), Chron Editorial Has No Sympathy for Unions Sac Bee Questions Wisdom of Building High Speed Rail During Recession, CAHSR Blog Doesn’t Trinity Plaza Housing Deal Hits Snag, Tenderloin Housing Clinic, Developer Take Same […]

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Market Street crash yesterday. Photo: Katie Doze/SF Appeal Chiu Calls for Possible Rejection of SFMTA Budget (SF Appeal) Muni Ad Wraps Approved (Examiner) Taxi Medallion Sale Forecast Lowered (Examiner) Bizarre Market Street Car Crash Leads to Minor Injuries (SF Appeal, NBC, Examiner) Electric Caltrain Could Slow Commute for Many (Merc) Peninsula Critics Pay French Company […]