Today’s Headlines

  • More Coverage of Yesterday’s MTA Board Meeting from SF Gate and SF Examiner
  • SF Appeal: "Muni Employees’ Salaries Consume 80 Percent of Agency’s Expenses"
  • Van Ness BRT Gets a $15 Million Infusion to Move Ahead as Part of SFGo (SF Examiner)
  • Californians for High-Speed Rail Launches Statewide Campaign (SF Examiner
  • VTA Planning Again to Extend Light-Rail Service to Los Gatos (Merc)
  • Remembering Norm Rolfe: "A Voice for Sound Transportation Planning" (Beyond Chron)
  • Transit Village Being Planned Around San Carlos Caltrain Station (San Mateo Daily Journal)
  • SFBG: "Development Stimulus Would Delay Affordable Housing Funding"
  • MTC Report Gives Bay Area Streets and Roads a "Fair" Grade for Pavement Quality (Marin IJ)
  • Congestion Nation: Scenes From America’s Car-Clogged Highways (Daily Beast via Gothamist)
  • Refreshing: LAPD Now Has a Task Force Working With Cyclists on Street Safety (Streetsblog LA)

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Tom Nolan Op-Ed: “Muni Needs a Fair and Sustainable Labor Contract” (SF Examiner) SFMTA Board Approves Fee Hikes for Parking Permits, Fare Evasion (City Insider) CHSRA Still Planning to Pursue 4-Track High-Speed Rail System (San Mateo Daily News) Rail Authority Says 4-Track System Legally Required by Prop 1A (SF Examiner) Legislation to Keep Redevelopment Agencies […]

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Protest Over BART Shooting Disrupts Service (Bay Citizen, SF Examiner, SF Gate) Planning Dept. Releases DEIR on America’s Cup (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Judge Clears EIR in Hunters Point Redevelopment (SF Gate) State Budget Could Thwart Redwood City Plan to Transform Parking Lot (Daily News) Caltrain Plans to Divert Trains Around San Bruno Construction in […]

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Planning Commission Approves CPMC Development Plans (SFGate, BCN via SF Appeal) Driver Caught on Camera in Hit-and-Run With Two Bicyclists in Berkeley (SFGate, Berkeleyside) BART Train Replacement Could be Delayed by Manufacturing Debate (SFGate, SF Examiner) In Defense of the Electric Bicycle, from the Bottom of a Steep Hill in San Francisco (Atlantic Cities) Spinlister Peer-to-Peer […]

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Private Autos to Be Banned Tomorrow From Turning On to Market Street, From Third to Eighth (SFGate) Two Bike Stations to Open at Civic Center BART/Muni Station Next Tuesday (Hoodline) More on the SF Bicycle Coalition Member Vote to Change Board Election Rules (SF Examiner) Craigslist Ad Calls Stanley Roberts “Cyclist Enemy #1,” SF Weekly Attributes it to General “Bicyclists” […]