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  • Muni’s Transit Maps Now Outdated with Service Changes (SF Examiner)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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Added Parking to Pay for Ferry Plaza Bike and Ped Improvements (SF Examiner)  Caltrans to Begin Installing New "Sturdier" Fix on Bay Bridge Crack (SF Gate, BCN via SF Appeal) New State Law Clarifies that Bicyclists Can Ride in Crosswalks on Bike Paths (BIKE NOPA) More on Muni Service Changes That Took Effect Over the […]

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BART Management Declares Impasse in ATU Negotiations; Strike Possible (SF Examiner, SF Gate) BART Board Set to Appoint Independent Auditor and Police Oversight Committee (City Insider) Express, Late-Night Cuts, Fare Hikes Could Be in Store for Samtrans (SM Daily Journal, Oak Trib) Sacramento RT Officials say They Won’t Cut Light-Rail Service After All (Sac Bee) […]

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California Air Board Adopts Low-Carbon Fuel Regulation (Sac Bee, SF Gate)  BART Director Proposes Fare Hike to SFO; Suburban Directors Blast Parking Rate Proposal (SF Gate) BART Workers Likely To Take Hits in Pay, Benefits (BCN via CBS5, Merc, KCBS) National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Execs To Probe BART Police (SF Gate) 3-year-old Girl […]

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ATU Members Approve BART Contract (KCBS, CBS5, ABC7) 145 BART Train Operators Earned More Than $20,000 in Overtime (SF Gate)  More on the Bay Bridge Labor Day Closure (Merc)  San Rafael’s D Street Opened to Two-Way Traffic (Marin IJ) Muni Fare Evaders Get $75 Fines During Sting (Mission Loc@l) SF Gate: "Mission Bay Becoming a Real Neighborhood" […]