Today’s Headlines

  • Crash Between 19-Polk Bus and Truck Leaves Seven in the Hospital (SF Examiner, NBC)
  • MTA Finally Confirms Photography Policy on Buses and in Vehicles (SF Appeal)
  • TransLink Card to be Rebranded as "Clipper" (SF Examiner)
  • Higher Fast Pass Rate Takes Some TransLink Users by Surprise (SF Examiner)
  • MTA Finishes Updating All 1,070 Muni Maps with Service Changes (SF Examiner)
  • Rec and Park Installing 35 New Navigational Signs in Golden Gate Park (SF Examiner)
  • Man Killed in Crash with Caltrain on New Year’s Eve Identified (Merc)
  • Despite Lower Ridership Numbers, Caltrain Budget Running a Slight Surplus (SF Examiner)
  • The Staggeringly Sad State of American High-Speed Rail (NYT)
  • Are Wal-Mart Parking Lots the Most Violent Places in America? (HuffPo)

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