Today’s Headlines

  • Spokesperson for Oakland Mayor Named New MTA Communications Director (City Insider)
  • Hit-and-Run Suspect Pleads Not Guilty to Running Down Four Bicyclists (ABC7, BCN via CBS5)
  • City and Neighbors Begin Planning Process on a Better Masonic (BIKE NOPA
  • New BART Police Chief Rides the System to "Raise Visibility" (BCN via CBS5)
  • Mayor Newsom Named "Clean Vehicle Champion" by American Lung Association (City Insider)
  • The Bold Italic Spends 24 Hours at 6th and Market Streets in San Francisco
  • Plans to Expand SF Ferry Service Moving Forward (SF Examiner)
  • Police Task Force Will Tackle Bike Theft in London (Guardian UK)
  • Climate Change Legislation Almost as Dead as Gulf Wildlife (The
    Hill
    )
  • Top Enviro: To Kick Our Oil Habit, Rewrite Federal Transportation
    Law (Infrastructurist)
  • Federal Highway Administration’s Magazine
    Profiles NYCDOT’s World Class Streets
  • Supreme Court Split Over Environmental Regulation And Property
    Rights (NYT)
  • American Lung Association should have a “No Vehicle Champion”, then I’d pay attention.

  • Should we infer from this that the MTA’s new goal is to rise to the level of popularity of the Oakland mayor’s office? 🙂

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Bicycle Bridge at Site of Fatal Crash Over Highway 101 Years Away (San Mateo Daily Journal) El Sobrante Man Charged in Hit-and-Run Death of Bicyclist Pleads Not Guilty (Merc) Hit-and-Run Driver Injures Jogger in the Bike Lane in San Ramon (BCN via CBS5) San Carlos City Council Member Omar Ahmad Appointed to SamTrans Board (Merc) […]

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Oakland Bicyclist Killed Trying to Avoid Dooring Identified (Oak Trib, BCN via CBS5) SFBG Politics Blog: "Will Cyclists and Motorists Ever Get Along?" Six People Injured in Collision Between N-Judah and Passenger Van (BCN via CBS5) More on Yesterday’s Budget and Finance Hearing on the MTA Budget (SF Examiner, City Insider) Bay Area Transit Agencies […]

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Hit-and-Run Rampage Suspect Described by Ex-Roomy as "Avid Cyclist" (SF Gate) 25-year-old Man Killed by Driver on Hwy. 101 in Brisbane Hit-and-Run (BCN via CBS5) High-Speed Rail Connection from Stockton to SJ Hinges on BART Livermore Extension (Coco Times) HSR Route from Victorville to Las Vegas Could Begin Construction in 2011 (San Bernardino Sun) Chronicle […]

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MTA Spokesperson Judson True Leaving to Work for Supes Prez David Chiu (City Insider) More on the Muni Budget and Yesterday’s MTA Board Meeting (BCN via CBS5, SF Gate) Transbay Blog Takes a Look at the MTA Budget and SPUR’s Proposals TWU and Former Newsom Strategist Part Ways After One Week (SF Examiner) SUV Driver […]

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Bicyclist Killed by Driver Near De Anza College in Cupertino (BCN via CBS5) Some Potential Fixes Emerge for Fell Street Bike Lane/Arco Station Hazard (BIKE NOPA) Santa Cruz Among California Cities Listed as Dangerous for Peds in T4A Report (Santa Cruz Sentinel)  UCB Prof. says Bay Bridge S-Curve "Criminally Negligent"; Should Be Shut Down (KTVU […]