Today’s Headlines

  • 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; Deficit Now at $45 Million (City Insider, SF Examiner)
  • Muni Radio System to Get $60 Million Upgrade (SF Examiner
  • MTA Fined $250,000 by EPA for Fuel Leak Near Islais Creek (SF Gate, SF Examiner)
  • BART Surveys Riders in Attempt to Keep Some Who Rode During Bridge Closure (KCBS)
  • Santa Rosa to Spend $2.5 Million to Correct ADA Violations Over 5 Years (Press Democrat)

More headlines over at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • It turns out the new BART riders want the same things the current riders want. But apparently it’s important to ask these people what they want instead of current riders.

    Of course, I’m somewhat surprised the Pacifica rider didn’t say “BART needs to extend to Pacifica”

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Muni Operators Union to SFMTA: “Try Substance, Not Spin” (SF Examiner) SFMTA, City File “Defiant Response” to CPUC Safety Allegations (SF Examiner) State Legislative Analyst Recommends Overhaul of CAHSRA (LA Times, SF Gate) Capitol Corridor Trains Will Get New Cars Thanks to New Federal Funds (Sac Bee) Boy Riding His Bike in a Vineyard Struck […]

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Muni Could Allow System Wide All-Door Boarding Next Year (SF Gate, KCBS) Muni Driver Absences Drop to Lowest Level Since 2008 (SF Examiner) SFMTA Projecting $23 Million Budget Shortfall (SF Examiner) Mayoral Candidates Share Their Muni Stories With Muni Diaries BART Protests Have Cost the Agency More Than $300,000 (Bay Citizen) Chinatown Leaders “Heated Over […]

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Ca. High-Speed Rail Authority Chief to Retire in March (Sac Bee, SF Gate) Debate Continues Over the SF HSR Terminus; Ruling Fails to Clear Issue (SF Gate) Proposal to Bring Underground HSR Tracks into San Jose Remains on Table (Merc)  San Diego Cutting Sunday Transit Service; 20 Bus Lines Will Be Affected (SD Union-Tribune) LA […]