Today’s Headlines

  • BART Labor Talks Extend Beyond Midnight Deadline; So Far, No Strike (SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5)
  • Potential Transit Options if There is a Strike (KGO Radio)
  • Muni's Failed Culture Bus Set to End August 15th (SFist)
  • Mayor Newsom Says He Didn't Talk About Muni Crash Because No One Asked Him (SF Gate)
  • Meantime, His Environmental Chief May Be Headed to the Obama Administration (SF Gate)
  • GG Bridge District Wants Reimbursement for Lost Tolls During Doyle Drive Construction (KCBS)
  • Novato DPW to Paint Crosswalk at Intersection Where 9-year-old Girl Was Killed by Driver (Marin IJ)
  • "Cash for Clunkers" Funds Dry Up -- Now Car Dealers Want More Taxpayer $ (NYT, Post)
  • Bike Culture in the UK (Guardian via Let's Go Ride a Bike)
  • Tucson Gets Its First Sharrows, And They're in the Middle of the Traffic Lane (TBL via Streetsblog.net)