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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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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Mayor Newsom Touts Muni’s Highest-Ever On-Time Performance Rate (City Insider, SF Examiner) Union Street Merchants Win Compromise Following Complaints Over Articulated Buses (SF Examiner) Napa School District to Debut One of Nation’s First Small Hybrid Buses (SF Gate) BRT Debuts in Johannesburg (AFP via Planetizen) Drivers Begin Planning in Anticipation of Bay Bridge Closure (ABC7) […]

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Bike to Work Day A Huge Success (BCN via SF Examiner, SFBG, Mission Local, Fog City Journal, ABC 7) Supervisors Slam Muni On Overtime Pay (SF Examiner, SF Gate, ABC 7) BART Cars and Seats Could Be Cleaner With Larger Budget (Coco Times) BART Director Franklin Wants To Open Text Message Line for Passengers (SF Examiner, […]

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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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Parking Revenue Up at SF Port’s 97 SFPark Meters (SF Examiner) More on Muni Service Changes and Fast Pass Hike Coming Soon (Beyond Chron) Friends, Witnesses Defend Muni Agent Accused of Assaulting Girl (ABC7) Big Rig Driver Going 50 mph Killed on Bay Bridge S-Curve (SF Gate, ABC7) Woman Trying to Recover Boxes of Clothes […]