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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Supervisor Avalos Calls on Supes to Take Steps to Appoint New Mayor (SF Gate) Supes Pass Car Share Parking Plan in Unanimous Vote (SF Examiner) And Board Also Passed Supervisor Mirkarimi’s Parking Operators Legislation (SF Exam) AC Transit, Drivers Union Reach Tentative Agreement (BCN via SF Exam) Dumbarton Rail Bridge “Back on Track, But Still […]

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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Nat Ford Drama Continues: He’s Still Being Considered for D.C. Job (D.C. Examiner, SF Exam) Twin Peaks, Sunset Muni Tunnels Have Not Been Seismically Tested (SF Examiner) SF Supes Divided on MTC Appointment; Scott Wiener Wins Rules Vote (City Insider) Supes Prez and Mayoral Candidate David Chiu Opposes Waterfront Condos (Bay Citizen) AC Transit Riders […]

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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 […]