Today’s Headlines

  • More on Yesterday’s Muni Rally Calling for Rejection of the MTA Budget (CBS5)
  • BART Power Outage Causes Significant Delays (SF Examiner)
  • Work Begins on San Bruno Caltrain Grade Separation Project (SF Examiner)
  • Few Seem to Heed Call to Spare the Air on Bad Smog Days (NYT Bay Area)
  • Santa Rosa and Sebastopol Back $10 Increase in Vehicle Registration Fee (Press Democrat)
  • Roadshow Columnist Answers Questions on Caltrain Tweeting and Fatal Crashes (Merc)
  • Petaluma Police Fault Runner in Crash for "Being in the Middle of the Road" (Press Democrat)
  • Patrols Likely to Be Reduced on Bay Bridge S-Curve (BCN via CBS5)
  • Oregonian Writer Examines Dangerous Left Turns by Bus Drivers in Wake of Fatal Crash
  • Ed Begley Jr.: Easiest Way to Go Green is Walking, Cycling, Taking Transit (HuffPo)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • I just run a search on Twitter for Caltrain. It pulls the @caltrain and everyone else who mentions caltrain. Yeah, usually a bunch of “sitting at the PA Caltrain, pay attention to me” tweets, but it helps when people say if their trains are running late, etc.

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Driver Strikes Cyclist at 19th and Irving, Possibly Causing Head Injuries (CBS5) Massive Crash in Nob Hill After Cab Driver Runs Red Light (SF Gate) Bomb Threat Delays Caltrain and VTA in Mountain View (CBS5) Grade Separation Could Reduce Caltrain Deaths (Roadshow) Sacramento Police Seek Help in Solving Fatal 2008 Hit-and-Run "Accident" (SacBee) Downed Power […]

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Blaming Ped Victims, SF Fire Chief Hayes-White Threatens Planned Street Safety Fixes (SF Examiner) Muni’s Ugly Trolley Wires Still Worth the Benefits of Electric Buses (SFGate) Transbay Transit Center Hits Construction Milestone (SF Examiner) Caltrain: Ruling on CAHSR Funding Won’t Affect Electrification Schedule (SM Daily Journal) BART Re-Starts Talks Over Labor Contract Provision Dispute (SF Examiner, […]

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Golden Gate Bridge Officials Consider Speed Limit for Bicyclists (Marin IJ, SF Examiner) More Thoughts on the Speed Limit Proposal from Cyclelicio.us TWU Official Defends Strike Vote for Muni Operators (CBS SF) SamTrans Bus Driver Facing Lesser Charge for Hitting, Killing Woman (Coco Times, SF Gate) Man Killed on Escalator at Powell Street BART/Muni Station […]

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Caltrain Set to Hold Hearings on Proposed Fare Hikes and Service Cuts (SF Gate, Merc) Capitol Corridor Seeks Funds to Improve Service to Placer, Alameda Counties (Sac Business Journal) CNN: "Is the U.S. Turning a Corner on High-Speed Rail?" SFMTA Can Act Now and Later to Create a Better Masonic (BIKE NOPA) CHP Officer on […]

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Investigators Try to Pinpoint Cause of BART Train Derailment in Oakland (SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5) Overhead Wire Problem Disrupts Muni Metro Service (SF Appeal, SF Gate, KCBS) Muni’s Transit Maps Now Outdated with Service Changes (SF Examiner) MTC May Fine Bay Bridge Contractor for Delays (BCN via CBS 5) Toll Increases Recommended for All Bay […]

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Mayor Newsom, Supervisors Back Parking Meters in Golden Gate Park (SF Examiner) BART Labor Talks Continue; Unions Avoid Issuing Strike Notice (KCBS, BCN via CBS5) Mission Loc@l Writer Spends 24 Hours on the 14-Mission SF Gate: "Projects Begin to Emerge for Upper Market" More on Legislators Caving in to Peninsula NIMBYs over High-Speed Rail (CHSRB) […]