Today’s Headlines

  • BART Board Approves Oakland Airport Connector (SF Gate, ABC7, Calitics)
  • BART Extension to SJ to be Considered for $900 Million in Federal Funds (Merc)
  • Man Accused in Muni Stabbings Charged with 5th Attack (SF Appeal, SF Gate, ABC7
  • Woman Shot in Robbery Attempt on AC Transit Bus (BCN via CBS5)
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Arrested for Critically Injuring Bicyclist in OC (OC Register)
  • Press Democrat: "Public Makes Pitch for SMART Train Features" 
  • Driver Kills Pedestrian in Sacramento’s Greenhaven Area (Sac Bee)
  • LA Metrolink CEO Could Be Replaced as Soon as Today (LAT)
  • New Light-Rail System Approved for South Los Angeles (LAT)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill.

The Streetsblog SF crew is in New York City this week. We’ll be on a light posting schedule again today.

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