Today’s Headlines

  • J-Church LRV Collides with Historic Streetcar; Three Injured (SF Gate, SF Appeal)
  • Deep Service Cuts, Fare Hikes Likely Back on Table In Light of Muni Operators’ Rejection (SF Exam)
  • More on Mayor Newsom’s Efforts to Get Muni Operators to Reconsider (SF Gate)
  • The Snitch Gets Reaction on the TWU Vote from Former Supes Prez Aaron Peskin
  • Merc: "BART’s $70 Million Loss in Airport Connector Funds is Boon for Transit Agencies"
  • Cyclist "Taking Up the Entire Lane" Killed by Driver in Covelo (Redwood Times)
  • Taxi Driver Who Injured Bicyclist at Fell/Masonic Not Cited (BIKE NOPA)
  • TIGER Grant to Help Build Portland’s First Two-Way Cycle Track (Bike Portland)
  • North America’s Biggest Year-Round Bike-Share Debuts in Mexico City (Bike-Sharing Blog)
  • Palo Alto Requests More Time to Review High-Speed Rail (Merc)
  • MTC Pledges to Help SMART Find Money for Larkspur to Cloverdale Line (Marin IJ, BCN via CBS5)
  • Tom Vanderbilt: Making Toyotas Safer Is Easy; Making Safer Drivers is the Tough Part (Slate)

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More on Muni Operators Rejecting Concessions from SF Gate, Merc, CBS5 Matier & Ross: "BART Spending $800,000 to Define Three Words"  Few City Department Heads Taking Pay Cuts; SFMTA Chief Is, Though (SF Gate) SUV Driver Crashes Into Teahouse in the Castro; Three Injured (ABC7, SF Examiner) 87-year-old Man Walking to Get His Mail Killed […]

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AC Transit Service Should Return to Normal Today Following Judge’s Ruling (SF Gate, CBS5) SF Supes to Consider Legislation to Toughen Penalities for Muni Crimes (SF Examiner, City Insider) Board Will Also Vote on Lease of Two Hayes Valley Parcels for "Proxy" Project (SF Gate) SFPD Looking for Driver Who Killed Man in Hit-and-Run in […]

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Driver Who Hit a Young Girl and Her Mother in Burlingame Won’t Be Charged (SF Gate) Merc: "Officials Struggle to Help Palo Alto Deal with Another Caltrain Death" More About What Muni is Doing to Improve Safety in Wake of Crashes (SF Gate) Bicyclist Seriously Injured in Crash on Highway 92 in San Mateo County […]

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SFMTA Board to Hold Public Hearing Today on Restoring Muni Service (SF Examiner) Woman Injured in 2006 Muni Crash on Market St. to Receive $750k Claim (SF Examiner) SFMTA Will Stop Paying Six Muni Operators for Work as Union Reps (City Insider) Fourth of July Marked 150th Anniversary of First Market St. Rail Line (SF […]

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City-Owned Vehicles Strike Two Pedestrians, Killing One (KCBS, KGO) Woman in Crosswalk Killed by Hit and Run Driver in Oakland (SF Gate) Chiu’s Garage Legislation Passes First Vote by Supes (SF Examiner) Parking Lane Could Become Sidewalk Seating in North Beach (SF Gate) Muni Operators Union to Vote Next Week on Savings Proposals (SF Examiner) […]

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SFCTA to Vote Tomorrow on Extending Congestion Pricing Study (SF Examiner, City Insider) San Mateo County Leaders “Threaten to Enact Toll” for San Francisco Residents (Mercury News) Muni Management Seeks to End Year-End Payouts for Muni Operators (SF Gate) Mayor Newsom’s Office Orders Department Heads to Compile Info for Transition (SF Examiner) Residents of Rent-Controlled […]