Today’s Headlines

  • Chronicle Covers Plan to Revitalize Market Street: "Pilot Program to Limit Traffic"
  • DPW to Break Ground Next Week on Divisadero Street Improvements (SF Examiner)
  • BART Service Reductions to Take Effect on Monday (SF Examiner)
  • Muni Inspectors Continue Crackdown on Fare Evaders (The Snitch)
  • Transpo Officials Warn Bay Bridge Project Could Face Another Delay and Cost More (SF Gate)
  • After Crack Discovery, Caltrans Promises More Regular Inspections of the Bridge (KCBS)
  • "Fabulous" and "Revolutionary" Parking Changes Adopted in Santa Monica (The Look Out)  
  • Redwood City Community Meeting Draws Support for High-Speed Rail Project (Merc)
  • Dubai Launches "Luxurious" Mass Transit Rail System (LAT)
  • City of San Bruno to Kick in Money for Caltrain Upgrades (San Mateo County Times)
  • SF Examiner: "Transbay Transit Center to Become a Work of Art"
  • The Bike-Fashion Nexus: Overkill? (NYT)

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Despite Fare Increases, Muni Still Cheaper Than Other U.S. Systems (SF Examiner) City Strikes Deal With CPMC Including $13M for Ped Safety and Street Improvements (SFGate) 8 Washington Condo Project Stalled by Appeals (SF Examiner) 511 Transit App Released for iPhone (PR Newswire) Bay Bridge Safety Panel to be Reviewed by State Senate for Objectivity […]

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SFMTA Postpones Board Action on SFPark Expansions in Potrero Hill, Mission Areas (Dogpatch Howler) “Are Residents Angry at Bureaucratic Bungling — or Just With the Loss of Free Street Parking?” (SFBG) SFPark Wins Sustainable Transportation Award From ITDP (Transpo Nation) Vancouver Considering SFPark-Style System (Vancouver Sun) SFMTA to Begin Work on JFK Drive Bikeway This […]

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Four-Vehicle Crash at Oak and Divisadero Streets (SF Examiner) Police Searching for Driver Who Intentionally Hit Man at Gas Station (BCN via SF Examiner, KTVU) SF Examiner: In Transit-First San Francisco, Cars Still Rule the Road Muni Financing Debacle Could Cost City $68 Million (Bay Citizen) Man vs. Muni: Van Ness Monster Claims a Victim (SF Examiner) […]

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Obama Administration Wants Safety Oversight of Subways and Light Rail (NYT, Reuters) Man Arrested in Tenderloin Stabbing Considered Suspect in Stabbing of Boy on Muni Bus (CBS5) N-Judah Rail Replacement Project Delayed; Shuttle Buses Still Running (SF Gate) Wired: "Why Portland’s Mass Transit Rocks" SF Struggles to Find Money to Repair and Maintain Its Deteriorating […]

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MTA Board Set to Vote on Budget Today (KCBS) AC Transit Looks to Cut Service by 15 Percent (Merc)  More on Peninsula Opposition to High-Speed Rail (SF Examiner) San Francisco’s "10 Greenest Buildings" (SF Gate)  More Housing Built in SF Last Year Than Any Year Since ’65 (SF Gate) San Mateo Downtown Plan Moving Forward […]