Today’s Headlines

  • U.S. DOT Announces $171 Million Loan for New Transbay Terminal (SF Biz Times, SF Gate)
  • Obama to Announce High-Speed Rail Funding Tomorrow in Florida (ABC News)
  • Living in the O: "Bay Area Bloggers Unite to Urge MTC Not to Gamble Stim Funds"
  • More on Today’s MTC Meeting on Oak Airport Connector from SFBG and SF Examiner
  • Muni Switching Problem Causes Delays on N-Judah and J-Church Lines (SF Appeal, SF Examiner)
  • Late to Work Because of Muni? Tweet the Mayor (N-Judah Chronicles)
  • Supervisor Campos Formally Requests Muni Audit (SF Examiner)
  • SFBG: "Muni Plans for Layoffs, Fare Hikes, Service Reductions Meet With Resistance"
  • Seattle Mayor May Put Measure on Ballot to Expand Light-Rail (Seattle Transit Blog
  • LA Times Editorial Urges Metro to Raise Fares (Streetsblog LA)
  • Marin Bike Coalition Blasts Consultant’s Report on Proposed Bike/Ped Routes (Marin IJ)
  • Six Cities Around the World, Including Davis, Could Easily Be Car-Free (Tree Hugger)
  • A "Rare Dose of Density" in Mill Valley (SF Biz Times)
  • Tired of Gov’t Inaction, Climate Change Victims Look to Courts (NYT)

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Board of Supes Votes Not to Reject Muni Budget After All (SF Gate, SF Examiner, SFBG, SF Appeal) Paul Hogarth’s Take on Beyond Chron: "Fear of Newsom Petulance Causes Bad Muni Budget" Muni Metro to Get New Fare Gates (SF Gate)  "Safe Streets" Bill Dies in State Legislature (Streetsblog LA) Gearing up for Bike to […]

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Feinstein, Boxer to LaHood: Redirect HSR Funds to California (CAHSRB, AP) Richard Katz Resigns from Ca. High-Speed Rail Commission (LA Times) Healdsburg City Council Disappointed But Understanding of SMART Rail Line Delay (Press Democrat) SF Supes Embark on Public Process for Selecting the City’s Interim Mayor (SF Gate) SM County Times Columnist says SF Congestion […]

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SFMTA Purchase of New Parking Meters Delayed as Drivers Protest Loss of Free Parking (SF Exam) SFBG Praises NYT Op-Ed on Accountability for Drivers Killing Cyclists; Bike Snob Blasts it Former Mayor Art Agnos, Warriors President Debate Arena Traffic Issues (CBS) Rincon Hill SF Films Regular Scene of Car Congestion, Drivers Blocking Crosswalks Stanley Roberts Catches Drivers Distracting Themselves in Line at Trader […]

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Muni Narrows Cause of N-Judah Derailment This Week to Rail Problem (SF Examiner) Young Girl Hit by Driver in South San Jose; Vague Details on Crash (BCN via Mercury News) MTC Awards $33 Million to Innovative Bay Area Transportation Projects (SF Gate) Despite Challenges, Ray LaHood Remains Upbeat in Interview with Sarah Goodyear (Grist) Audit […]

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Driver Injured When His Car Collides with a Muni Metro LRV in Parkside (Muni Diaries, SF Gate) Union Street Merchants Circulate Petition Opposing Articulated Bus Service (KTVU)  BART Directors, Oscar Grant’s Family Urge Legislators to Pass Civilian Oversight Bill (ABC7) ATU Members Set to Vote Today on Tentative BART Contract (BCN via ABC7) Work to […]

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SFMTA Board Open to Free Muni for Youth with Outside Funding Source (SFGate) Transportation 4 America Report: Bay Area Bridges in Bad Shape (CoCo Times, SF Examiner) Driver Hits Man Crossing Street in South San Francisco (BCN via SF Examiner) SFMTA Tweaking Service on N-Judah, J-Church, 28L, F-Market Lines (SF Examiner) Road in Windsor Gets Green […]