Today’s Headlines

  • Media Post-Crash Scrutiny of Muni Begins: Feds Say Injuries Up on Trains (AP)
  • And More on the Investigation and Release of Surveillance Video (ABC7, CBS5)
  • MTC Approves $140 Million for Oakland Airport Connector on 10-3 Vote (BCN via CBS5)
  • SFCTA Study Says the City Lacks Funding to Repair Cracked, Dangerous Sidewalks (SF Examiner)
  • More on Samtrans’ Budget Crisis and Plan to Cut Service, Raise Fares (SF Examiner)
  • Additional Delays in Store for New Bay Bridge Eastern Span (Bay City News, SF Gate)
  • House Set to Vote on High-Speed Rail Funding Today (NY Times)
  • Design for Anaheim Transportation Center Unveiled (CHSRB)
  • Oberstar on Raising the Gas Tax: "Congress Decides, Not the Administration" (PBS)
  • Oregon Rep Blumenauer Introduces "Green Routes to Work Act" (Bike Portland)
  • Minority Contractors Demand Share of Stimulus Money (New America Media)
  • Davis Makes the Copenhagenize Top Bike-Friendly Cities List (via Streetsblog.net)

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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 […]

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Caltrain Will Issue Written Apology for Yesterday’s Long Delays (Merc, SF Gate) And There Were More Delays This Morning (SF Examiner, Merc) Muni Issues an Official Date for Phase Out of Fast Passes (SF Examiner, BCN via CBS5) NY Times Endorses New Federal Safety Regs for Transit Woman, 79, Killed by Driver While Walking Dog […]

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Investigators Try to Pinpoint Cause of BART Train Derailment in Oakland (SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5) Overhead Wire Problem Disrupts Muni Metro Service (SF Appeal, SF Gate, KCBS) Muni’s Transit Maps Now Outdated with Service Changes (SF Examiner) MTC May Fine Bay Bridge Contractor for Delays (BCN via CBS 5) Toll Increases Recommended for All Bay […]

Todays’ Headlines

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LaHood’s Transpo Bill Delay Like a "Bomb Being Dropped" on Oberstar’s Committee (AP, NYT) High-Speed Railing Funding will Be Doled Out Starting in September (AFP) But CHSRB Says Funding Criteria is "Fuzzy"; Political Clout will Help First High-Speed Commuter Rail Service Makes Debut in Britain (Guardian UK) Bay Area Transit Agencies Won’t Use Stim Funds […]

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Sunday Streets Will Expand to Six Sundays in 2009; Dates Announced (SF Examiner) Muni Reports 3.5 Percent Increase in On-Time Performance (SF Gate) Lawsuit Questions Funding Swap in BART Warm Springs Extension (Transbay Blog) Woman Killed in San Jose Hit-and-Run Identified (CBS5) East Bay Legislator Introduces Bill to Increase Bike Capacity on Buses (Cyclelicio.us) Santa […]

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Mayor Promises Mid-Market Street Revitalization (City Insider, The Snitch, BCN via CBS5) BART Board Considering 10 Cent Transbay Tube Surcharge (SF Gate) Divisadero Repavement Project Progressing; Completion Expected by March (BIKE NOPA) Bay Area Air Quality District "Toughens Up Emission Rules" (SF Gate) 62-year-old Man Hit and Killed by Driver in Downtown Gilroy (Gilroy Dispatch) […]