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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Muni Service Restoration Task Force Report “Lacks Sure-Bet Financing Scheme” (SF Gate) SF Examiner: “Muni Operator in West Portal Crash Had Dicey Record” SF’s Panhandle to Get a Makeover; Panhandle Stewards’ Proposal Selected (BIKE NOPA) Ca. High-Speed Rail “Peer Review Group” Concerned by “Lack of Clear Financial Plan” (Merc) Two Motorists Ticketed on Peninsula File […]

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4-year-old Boy in Crosswalk Near SR School Hit, “Gravely” Injured by Driver (Press Democrat) More Coverage of SF’s 15 mph School Zone Announcement From SF Appeal, SF Exam, City Insider Man Sentenced to Two Years for Hit-and-Run Killing of Martinez Bicyclist (Coco Times) Fairfield Cyclist Critically Injured in Crash; Cops say He Ran Right Light […]

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Muni Metro Plagued with Delays Because of Switching Problem (SF Gate, BCN via Appeal) BART Spokesperson “in Hot Water for Staging Support” (SF Gate, Bay Citizen) Ken Garcia: “BART Shouldn’t Go Into Panic Mode Over Protestors” Update on Tuesday’s Community Meeting on Fell/Oak Cycletracks (Local Addition) Mission Schools Set to Get 15mph Speed Zones; Hearing […]

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BART Unions Blast Negotiator (SFGate, SF Exam, KTVU, ABC); A Look at Rising Pension Costs (Merc) BART Displays Model Train Cars of the Future at MacArthur Station (CoCo Times, CBS) Chris Bucchere Pleads Guilty (SFGate) More on Plan Bay Area’s Passage From Jason Henderson (SFBG), Plus Discussion on KQED Forum An 11-Year-Old’s Take on Biking in San Francisco (HuffPo) Stanley […]

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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 […]