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Gate, ABC7, CBS5) Overhead Wire Problem Disrupts Muni Metro Service (SF Appeal, SF Gate, KCBS) Muni’s Transit Maps Now Outdated with Service Changes (SF Examiner) MTC May Fine Bay Bridge Contractor for Delays (BCN via CBS 5) Toll Increases Recommended for All Bay […]

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SF Supes Propose Ballot Measure to Reform Muni (SF Appeal, BCN via CBS5, SF Examiner) More on Why Yesterday’s SFMTA Board Meeting Was Canceled from City Insider, SF Appeal Chronicle Editorial: "Muni Riders Feel Pain of Recession," Operators No  SF Supes Approve Treasure Island Purchase (SF Examiner) Caltrain Hopes for High-Speed Rail Stimulus Money (Palo […]

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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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Mayor Newsom, Supervisors Back Parking Meters in Golden Gate Park (SF Examiner) BART Labor Talks Continue; Unions Avoid Issuing Strike Notice (KCBS, BCN via CBS5) Mission Loc@l Writer Spends 24 Hours on the 14-Mission SF Gate: "Projects Begin to Emerge for Upper Market" More on Legislators Caving in to Peninsula NIMBYs over High-Speed Rail (CHSRB) […]

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Muni Operator Charged With Manslaughter For Killing Emily Dunn (Bay Citizen, SF Examiner, SFGate) Muni Metro Snarled This Morning by SUV Driver in Duboce Muni Tunnel (SF Examiner, BCN via Mercury) SFMTA Touts Installation of 15 New Bike Corrals Last Year (SF Examiner, City Insider) Muni 14L-Mission Line to Extend to Daly City BART Starting Monday […]