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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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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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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Muni Could Allow System Wide All-Door Boarding Next Year (SF Gate, KCBS) Muni Driver Absences Drop to Lowest Level Since 2008 (SF Examiner) SFMTA Projecting $23 Million Budget Shortfall (SF Examiner) Mayoral Candidates Share Their Muni Stories With Muni Diaries BART Protests Have Cost the Agency More Than $300,000 (Bay Citizen) Chinatown Leaders “Heated Over […]

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Truck Driver Kills Man at 13th and Folsom Streets (ABC 7) Muni Inflated On-Time Performance Rates by Redefining a Minute (Bay Citizen) 3-Foot Bike Passing Bill Heads Back to CA Senate Next Week — Show Your Support! (CalBike) Muni to Expand Bus-Mounted Cameras to Enforce Transit-Only Lanes (ABC 7, SF Examiner) More Green Sharrows Grace […]

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In Bay Area, Young Cyclists Face Highest Crash Risk (Bay Citizen) Caltrain Board Approves Full-Service Budget for the Year (SM Journal, Mercury News) Muni Passenger Vomits on Train, Operator Doesn’t Stop (BCN via SF Examiner, CBS 5) Ped Task Force Unveils West Oakland Neighborhood Streets Safety Model (Living in the O) Roadshow: Pedestrian Safety Report Gives […]