Today’s Headlines

  • San Francisco Nurse Killed by a Driver While Walking to Work (BCN via CBS5)
  • Couple Accused in Hit-and-Run Death of USC Student Refuses Plea Deal (LAT)
  • Muni Driver Commits Suicide by Jumping Off the Golden Gate Bridge (SF Weekly)
  • SF Examiner: "Group Seeks to Derail Subway Project"
  • "Cash for Clunkers" Senate Debate: McCain’s Talking Sense, Schumer’s Not (NY Daily News, CBS2)
  • Zipcar’s NY Promos Are Killing Its Livable Streets Cred (PSFK via NYFI)
  • Seattle’s New Light Rail Line Opens After a Very Long Gestation Period (NY Times)
  • GG Bridge District GM "Passed Over for Reno Job" (Marin IJ)
  • A Sunday Walk in the Mission District (Mission Loc@l)
  • Bixi Bike Share Program Demo Comes to Golden Gate Park (SF Gate)
  • Bicyclists Tackle SF’s Steep Hills in The Seven Hills of Hell Bike Tour (Bikes and the City)

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Muni Drivers Authorize Strike; City Responds (City Insider, SF Appeal, SF Examiner) Cole Valley Alley: Muni Management Continues to Fail the Public GG Bridge District Votes to Raise Ferry and Bus Fares (BCN via Merc, Marin IJ) BART Seeks Riders Opinions on Train Upgrades (SF Examiner) 5-3 Vote to Keep Caltrain Service was a North-South […]

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Son of Parks Driver Who Ran Over Woman, Fled Arrested for Hitting Bicycle Rider, Fleeing (ABC) More on BART Lifting Bike Bans (SFGate, CBS, EBX); Why First Cars Are Off Limits (Bold Italic) How Many Bike Injuries in SF Don’t Involve Cars? “Nearly Half,” Says UCSF Surgeon (NYT) Big Rig Driver Crashes on 280, Leaving […]

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AC Transit Service Should Return to Normal Today Following Judge’s Ruling (SF Gate, CBS5) SF Supes to Consider Legislation to Toughen Penalities for Muni Crimes (SF Examiner, City Insider) Board Will Also Vote on Lease of Two Hayes Valley Parcels for "Proxy" Project (SF Gate) SFPD Looking for Driver Who Killed Man in Hit-and-Run in […]

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Despite MTC Promise, Caltrain’s Future “Very Much in Doubt” (SM Daily Journal) Lawmaker Proposes Transit-First Policy for Calif. Coasts (Calif. Streets via Jeff Wood) SFPD Begins “Quietly” Enforcing the Sit/Lie Ordinance (SF Examiner) City Hall Hearing Focuses on Complaints About Segways in Golden Gate Park (SF Gate) This Could Be the Week SFMTA Chief Nat […]

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Muni Metro Plagued with Delays Because of Switching Problem (SF Gate, BCN via Appeal) BART Spokesperson “in Hot Water for Staging Support” (SF Gate, Bay Citizen) Ken Garcia: “BART Shouldn’t Go Into Panic Mode Over Protestors” Update on Tuesday’s Community Meeting on Fell/Oak Cycletracks (Local Addition) Mission Schools Set to Get 15mph Speed Zones; Hearing […]

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Muni’s 5-Fulton Limited Service Launches Today (SF Examiner, Hayeswire) After Bicyclist Death, Muni Changes Policy to Require Wheel Guards on All Buses in Service (SF Weekly) Tim Redmond: Allowing Driving Churchgoers to Park in Bus Stops “Would Never Stand Up in Court” Golden Gate Bridge District to Consider Toll Hike Options (KQED, ABC, SFGate, KTVU) […]