Today’s Headlines

  • Investigators Try to Pinpoint Cause of BART Train Derailment in Oakland (SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5)
  • Overhead Wire Problem Disrupts Muni Metro Service (SF Appeal, SF Gate, KCBS)
  • Muni’s Transit Maps Now Outdated with Service Changes (SF Examiner)
  • MTC May Fine Bay Bridge Contractor for Delays (BCN via CBS 5)
  • Toll Increases Recommended for All Bay Area Bridges (SF Gate, KCBS, BCN via CBS5)
  • Mercury News Columnist: "Excessive" Bridge Tolls Will Create Driver "Political Backlash"
  • Windsor Looks to Redevelop "Blighted Areas Along Old Redwood Highway" (Press Democrat)
  • Live Near a Highway? You Could Be at Higher Risk of Developing Cancer (IV Daily Bulletin)
  • NY Climate Activists to Confront Bloomberg in Copenhagen About Bike Lane Hypocrisy (Post)
  • Founder of Palo Alto Bicycles Dies (Merc

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

A reminder that the Streetsblog SF crew is in New York City this week for meetings with our colleagues. We’ll be on a light posting schedule throughout the week.

  • Re: Brooklyn bike lane removal

    When will these idiots realize that increasing safety for anyone should NEVER involve reducing safety for anyone else.

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