Today’s Headlines

  • Bay Area Wakes Up to Find BART Trains Running and No Strike (SF Gate, CBS5, Merc, ABC7, KCBS)
  • BART Police Chief to Resign After Nine Years as the Agency’s Top Cop (SF Gate)
  • SF Examiner: "Renovation of BART’s ‘Jewel’ Begins Friday"
  • Culture Bus Makes Its Last Run (Transbay Blog
  • 93-year-old Woman Mowed Down by a Big Rig on Highway 29 in Napa (Napa Post)
  • LA MTA to Install Turnstiles and Security Barriers (LAT)
  • LA Mayor Calls Photos of Metrolink Crash in Union Mailers "Shameful" (LAT)
  • Santa Monica City Council Adopts New Speed Limits at 14 Locations (Santa Monica Daily Press)
  • "Emotionally Intelligent" Steel Bollards in England Look Like Small Children (How We Drive)
  • Montreal’s Bixi Bike Share Program Coming to Boston (Guardian UK, Boston Globe)
  • Washington DC’s Cedar Street Gets a Contraflow Bike Lane (Wash Cycle via Streetsblog.net)

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Ex-BART Officer Mehserle Guilty of Involuntary Manslaughter (SF Gate, ABC7, KCBS) Protests, Looting Over Verdict Spill into the Night in Oakland; 83 Arrests (SF Gate, Merc, ABC7, LAT) Feds Will Conduct Civil Rights Review of Mehserle Case (ABC7) NY Times: "Anti-Car Crusade, Fueled by Gulf Spill, Takes a Station Hostage" Are Higher Tolls Reducing Bay […]

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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 […]

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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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It’s Election Day (SF Appeal, SF Gate, SFist) L.A. Road Rage Doc Convicted of Assault on Bicyclists (LAT, VeloNews, Streetsblog LA) Bicyclist Struck and Killed by AC Transit Bus Driver in Hayward (BCN via ABC7) Driver Arrested on Assault Charges After Nearly Hitting a Parking Officer (Press Democrat) Budget Update on Today’s MTA Board Agenda; […]

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More on Yesterday’s SFCTA Hearing on Pedestrian Safety from SF Examiner SF has Calif.’s Highest Percentage of Bridges in Need of Repair (SF Gate, BCN via Examiner) SFMTA Chief Nat Ford Meets with Bosses; Job Status “Still in Limbo” (City Insider) Muni Reminding Riders That M Fast Pass is Phasing Out (SF Examiner) Power Restored […]

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Five People Hurt When Unlicensed SUV Driver Crashes into Muni Bus Shelter (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Three People, Including 7-year-old, Killed as Truck Driver Plows into Santa Barbara Home (LAT) Bay Area Heat Causes Delays on BART, Caltrain (Mercury News, ABC7) Senator Yee Again Refuses to Vote for Camera Enforcement at Market/Octavia (SFBG) Future of […]