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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