Today’s Headlines

  • ATU to Resume Negotiations with BART After Rejecting Contract (SF Gate, SF Examiner)
  • Historic Streetcar Hits a Pedestrian at 9th and Market Streets (SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5, SF Appeal)
  • Pedestrian Injured by Hit-and-Run Driver on Van Ness Avenue (SF Examiner)
  • Toll Taker, GG Transit Bus Driver Shot Dead on the Richmond-SR Bridge (SF Gate, CBS5, Marin IJ)
  • CHP Conducts a One-Day Sting to Catch Drivers Illegally Using Cell Phones (ABC7, KCBS)
  • And Some Mercury News Readers are Upset There Was Advance Notice
  • More Complaints About Increased Parking Enforcement in Oakland (East Bay Express)
  • Parking Guru Donald Shoup Tells Santa Rosa Officials to Increase Parking Fees (Press Democrat)
  • SF DPW Begins "Super Eco-Blitzes" to Clean Up Streets and Sidewalks (City Insider)
  • Californians Still Using Less Gas (Sac Bee)
  • Sac Bee Op-Ed: "It’s Time for Cyclists and Motorists to Reconcile"

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BART Board Approves Oakland Airport Connector (SF Gate, ABC7, Calitics) BART Extension to SJ to be Considered for $900 Million in Federal Funds (Merc) Man Accused in Muni Stabbings Charged with 5th Attack (SF Appeal, SF Gate, ABC7)  Woman Shot in Robbery Attempt on AC Transit Bus (BCN via CBS5) Hit-and-Run Driver Arrested for Critically […]

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Jogger Hit by Driver Who Ran Red Light on Masonic Avenue (SF Weekly, BIKE NOPA) Hit-and-Run Driver Sought in Death of Pedestrian on I-280 (SF Gate) Bay Area Gas Prices Highest in Country But No Big Decline in Driving Seen Yet (Bay Citizen) GG Bridge District says Higher Gas Prices Behind Spike in Bus Ridership […]

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Ca. High-Speed Rail Authority Chief to Retire in March (Sac Bee, SF Gate) Debate Continues Over the SF HSR Terminus; Ruling Fails to Clear Issue (SF Gate) Proposal to Bring Underground HSR Tracks into San Jose Remains on Table (Merc)  San Diego Cutting Sunday Transit Service; 20 Bus Lines Will Be Affected (SD Union-Tribune) LA […]

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Bay Bridge Remains Closed; Caltrans Blames Wind and Traffic Vibrations (ABC7, SF Gate, NYT, Merc) BART Ridership Surges 49 Percent as Many Drivers Take Transit (SF Appeal, BART Diaries) Woman Hospitalized After Being Hit by a 38-Geary Bus in the Richmond (SF Examiner)  Muni Farebox for Sale on Craigslist (N-Judah Chronicles) More on the City’s […]

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Overflow Crowd Expected for Today’s MTA Board Meeting on Muni Budget (City Insider) Steve Jones: "Muni Cuts Spark Popular Backlash" (SFBG) KALW on March Against Muni Organizers: "Callow, Uninformed and Full of Righteous Fury" Supervisor Chris Daly Wants Study of Dangerous Intersections (SF Examiner) BART Trying to Figure Out How to Close $14 Million Budget […]

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Santa Monica to "Embrace Bold Experiment" with Parking Meters (LAT) Chuck Nevius: "SF a Dangerous City for Careless Pedestrians" (SF Gate) Maria Shriver Apologizes for Breaking California’s Cell Phone Law (ABC7, Sac Bee) More on Potential Toll Increases for Bay Area Bridges (SF Gate, Oakland Tribune, KCBS) Caltrans to Try to Slow Drivers Down on […]