Today’s Headlines

  • Feds Issue "Urgent Safety Recommendations" to Transit Agencies to Check for Signal Failure (WaPo)
  • Two Crashes Involving Muni Buses Yesterday Result in One Minor Injury (SF Gate
  • Supervisor Dufty Insists He Isn’t Grandstanding Over the Issue of Muni Safety (SF Weekly)
  • More on HSRA’s Move to Revive Old Ideas for SF High-Speed Rail Terminus (SF Gate)
  • Latest Push to Remake Market Street Marked by a Sense of Experimentation and Immediacy (SFBG)
  • Caltrain to Announce Safety Improvements, Nine Grade-Crossing Upgrades (SF Examiner)
  • NYT Blogger Writes About SF’s P2P Program, PARK(ing) Day and the Process of Land Banking 
  • Memorial Ride for a Former Marin Bicyclist Killed by a Truck Driver in Cleveland (Marin IJ)
  • Rohnert Park City Council Approves Residential Parking Permits (Press Democrat)
  • Eyes on the Street: German-Engineered Bike Lanes (Yglesias)

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