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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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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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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California Air Board Adopts Low-Carbon Fuel Regulation (Sac Bee, SF Gate)  BART Director Proposes Fare Hike to SFO; Suburban Directors Blast Parking Rate Proposal (SF Gate) BART Workers Likely To Take Hits in Pay, Benefits (BCN via CBS5, Merc, KCBS) National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Execs To Probe BART Police (SF Gate) 3-year-old Girl […]

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More on Yesterday’s SFCTA Hearing on Pedestrian Safety from SF Examiner SF has Calif.’s Highest Percentage of Bridges in Need of Repair (SF Gate, BCN via Examiner) SFMTA Chief Nat Ford Meets with Bosses; Job Status “Still in Limbo” (City Insider) Muni Reminding Riders That M Fast Pass is Phasing Out (SF Examiner) Power Restored […]

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Muni Operators Union to SFMTA: “Try Substance, Not Spin” (SF Examiner) SFMTA, City File “Defiant Response” to CPUC Safety Allegations (SF Examiner) State Legislative Analyst Recommends Overhaul of CAHSRA (LA Times, SF Gate) Capitol Corridor Trains Will Get New Cars Thanks to New Federal Funds (Sac Bee) Boy Riding His Bike in a Vineyard Struck […]