Today’s Headlines

  • More Coverage of Yesterday’s Muni Streetcar Crash from SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5, and SF Examiner
  • BART Rolls Out a Limited Launch of Translink Targeting About 1000 Customers (NBC11)
  • Mercury News: "Proposed Bus Cuts Could Prove Disastrous to East Palo Alto Residents"
  • Man Charged in SF and Fremont Hit-and-Run Rampage Pleads Not Guilty (Oak Trib, SF Gate)
  • MTA to Expand Red-Light Camera Enforcement at 10 More Intersections (SF Examiner, SF Gate)
  • SF Bike Plan EIR Appeal Goes Before the Board of Supervisors This Afternoon (SF Appeal)
  • Palo Alto Will Hire Consultants for $70,000 to Evaluate High-Speed Rail (Merc)
  • Will Feds’ Spending on HSR Mean Less Money for Local Transit Systems? (Chicago Tribune)
  • Obama Presses Senate to Re-up Cash for Clunkers (News, NYT)
  • Stim Funds Go to Waste Widening Highway 91 in the OC (Streetsblog LA)
  • Some SF History: When Streetcars Ran on Dolores Street (Burrito Justice)

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines

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Gate, ABC7, CBS5) Overhead Wire Problem Disrupts Muni Metro Service (SF Appeal, SF Gate, KCBS) Muni’s Transit Maps Now Outdated with Service Changes (SF Examiner) MTC May Fine Bay Bridge Contractor for Delays (BCN via CBS 5) Toll Increases Recommended for All Bay […]

Today’s Headlines

|
SFMTA Needs $21B For Next 20 Years for Transportation Maintenance and Upgrades (SF Examiner) SF State Students Frustrated With Long Wait for BART Shuttles (Golden Gate Express) Photo: Cyclists Help Occupants of Overturned Vehicle on Twin Peaks (Cyclelicious) City CarShare Reaches 50,000 Members, Aims for 100,000 by 2020 (SFist) Bauer’s Shuttle Company to Dissolve “Sham” Workers Union (SF Examiner) Uber […]

Today’s Headlines

|
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 […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Congestion Pricing Likely Headed to SF Supes Next Month (SF Examiner, Biz Journal, SF Gate) EPA Issues Guidelines That Give States Discretion Regulating Industrial Emissions (LA Times) AC Transit Backs Off on Service Cuts in Light of New Labor Agreement (SF Gate) Jean Quan Wins Oakland Mayor’s Race (SF Gate) Leland Yee Tosses Hat in […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Muni Operators Overwhelmingly Reject Contract (SF Gate, SF Examiner) The Bold Italic Has Some Etiquette Tips for Muni Riders SF Supes Approve New Muni Operations Center on Market St. (KTVU) Bicyclist Who Was Victim of Hit-and-Run Found Dead Near Santa Cruz (CBS SF) 63-year-old Man Hit, Killed on Hwy 101 in Palo Alto (Mercury News) […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Arbitrator Upholds Contract Muni Drivers Rejected (SF Gate, BCN via KTVU, SF Exam) Seniors Plan to Protest Dangerous SF Pedestrian Crossing (The Snitch) BART Seeks Public Feedback on New General Manager (SF Examiner) Mayor Signs Park Merced Plan as Opponents Seek Ballot Measure (City Insider) SF Plan to Require Property Owners to Maintain Trees Under […]