Today’s Headlines

  • More on Muni’s Deepening Budget Woes and Cuts from SF Gate, SF Appeal, SF Examiner
  • KALW News: "Public Transportation on the Chopping Block"
  • 15-Year-Old Girl Dies After Being Hit by Driver in Santa Rosa Crosswalk (Press Democrat)
  • Man Recovering After Being Hit by Taxi Driver on Market Street (Mission Mission via SFist)
  • Bill to Give Incentives to Cities to Eliminate Free Parking Passes State Senate Committee (LAT)
  • Transbay Terminal Project to Get $400M in Stim Funds (SF Gate)
  • SF Supes Approve Property Assessment Funds to Pay for Union Square Cleanup (SF Exam)
  • New iPhone App Lets Muni Riders Track Their Trips (Muni Diaries)
  • Living in the O Gives Us a Brief History of Oakland Transit
  • Ray LaHood Rips Study That Says Cell Phone Laws Don’t Work (NPR)
  • Dear Sec. LaHood: Wouldn’t a National Traffic Hotline Lead to More Distracted Driving? (Directions)
  • LA City Council to Consider Bicyclists Bill of Rights (LAT)
  • Sonoma County to Use $73M Saved on 101 Widening to Widen Some More (Press Dem)

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Ray LaHood "Alarmed" by Lobbying Effort to Reframe Distracted Driving Debate (NYT) Temporary Transby Terminal Set to Open on August 7th (SF Gate, SF Business Times) Sen. Boxer Touts Doyle Drive Project as Jobs Booster in Campaign Event (SF Examiner, SF Gate) Jury Deliberations Delayed in Mehserle Trial (SF Gate) Calm Urged After Verdict (LAT) […]

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Taxi Drivers Protest Outside City Hall But Strike “Fails to Materialize” (SF Gate, SF Examiner) SFMTA Declares First Week of Nx Judah Express Bus Pilot a Success (SF Appeal) Yee’s Protests of Ford’s Severance Contradicted by Past Votes to Raid Muni Funds (Bay Citizen) More on SFMTA Deputy Director Carter Rohan’s Resignation (SF Examiner) Man Killed […]

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More Details on the MTA Budget Vote This Friday (SF Gate, SF Examiner) SPUR’s Gabriel Metcalf Writes "An Open Letter to the Transit Workers Union" (SFBG) TWU Hires Former Newsom Political Strategist (City Insider)  SF Business Times on Dave Snyder’s Efforts to Launch a Muni Riders Union Woman in Critical Condition After Being Hit By […]

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Bay Bridge Remains Closed; Caltrans Blames Wind and Traffic Vibrations (ABC7, SF Gate, NYT, Merc) BART Ridership Surges 49 Percent as Many Drivers Take Transit (SF Appeal, BART Diaries) Woman Hospitalized After Being Hit by a 38-Geary Bus in the Richmond (SF Examiner)  Muni Farebox for Sale on Craigslist (N-Judah Chronicles) More on the City’s […]

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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 […]

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CARB Approves Landmark SB375 Targets, New Renewable Energy Rule (SF Gate) Meg Whitman Says She’ll Vote Against Prop 23 But Would Have Vetoed AB32 (Merc, LAT) Ken Garcia: “New Fare System But Same Old Muni” (SF Examiner) Opponents Turn Out in Force to Testify Against CPMC Project (City Insider, Beyond Chron) SFMTA Installs Permanent Radar […]