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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SFBC Issues Endorsements for Local Candidates in November Election (SFBike.org/vote) Mission Loc@l Profiles the Bike Coalition’s Valet Parking Crew, Who Park 10,000 Bikes a Year SF Seeks $52k in Legal Fees from Rob Anderson’s Coalition for Adequate Review (SF Examiner) SFMTA Will Install Speed Radar Signs on Masonic Avenue (BIKE NOPA) Young Driver Hits, Injures […]

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Obama: Ask Not What You Can Do to Wean Your Country Off Fossil Fuels (NYT, Grist) San Ramon-Based Chevron Responsible for Utah Pipeline Spill (SF Gate) But the Company’s CEO Still Tries to Distance Chevron from BP (SF Gate) Protest Scheduled Outside Oakland Gas Station Following Arco Action in SF (SFBG)  Truck Driver Hits, Injures […]

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Scott James’ Shoddy Attempt to Stir Bike Plan Opposition (Bay Citizen) SF Planning Commission Approves Treasure Island Plan (SF Gate) Chron Editorial: “Keeping California High-Speed Rail Plan on Track” Hearing Today for Muni Driver Caught Texting While Driving (KTVU) More on GG Bridge District Hearing on Cyclist Speed Limit from BCN via KTVU More Coverage […]

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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 […]

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SFPD Tickets “Jaywalking” Pedestrian Hit by Driver at Geary and Gough (SF Examiner, ABC) Taxi Drivers Protest Outside CPUC Office to Call for Stricter Regulations for Ride-Share Drivers (SFBG) Woman in Bayview Uses Car as Weapon Against Security Guard (SF Examiner) When the Hunt for Free Parking Turns Sour (Bold Italic) Woman Falls on Tracks at […]