Today’s Headlines

  • Interview With Author of Study Examining Why Women Feel Unsafe on Transit (Planetizen)
  • Street Resurfacing Planned for Portions of The Wiggle (Bike NOPA)
  • High Speed Rail Official Says Ridership "Flaw" Was a Typo (Merc)
  • Amtrak Launches New Safety Campaign Over Fatalities on Tracks (KCBS)
  • Woman Killed By Amtrak Train While Crossing Tracks in Oakland (CoCo)
  • Santa Rosa Teens Hit in Crosswalk Recovering (Press Dem)
  • Carpools Could Soon Pay $3 Toll Over Golden Gate Bridge (ABC) (CBS)
  • Driver’s Medical Emergency Leads to Crash on El Camino Real in Palo Alto (Merc)
  • Debate Continues Over Impacts of Controversial Tower Near TransAmerica Building (KCBS)

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