Today’s Headlines

  • FTA Approves Environmental Report for BART to San Jose, Clears Way for Funding (Merc)
  • Berkeley Off the Route for East Bay BRT; San Leandro, Oakland Stay On (Coco Times
  • State Senator Lowenthal Seeks Leadership Changes at Ca. High-Speed Rail
    Authority (LAT)
  • Some Upper Terrace Residents Complain About Bus Noise from the 37-Corbett (SF Examiner)
  • Vision California Report Lays Out a Blueprint for Smart Growth in California (SF Gate
  • Driver "Not Cited But at Fault" for Hitting 16-year-old in Sepastopol Crosswalk (Press Democrat)
  • Victim in Bicyclist Hit-and-Run Rampage Released from Hospital, Talks to KTVU and ABC7
  • Film Spotlights Bicycle Superhighways Being Built in Copenhagen (Current TV via Copenhagenize)
  • More Bike Lanes and Nevada’s First Sharrows are Coming to Reno (News4)
  • Real Estate Developer Walter Shorenstein Dies (SF Gate)
  • AlexR

    Re: Berkeley vs. BRT, what happened to the negotiations to give Berkeley a chance to revisit the issue and approve it after all? Wasn’t AC Transit going to wait on their decision for the Berkeley City Council to vote again?

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Arbitrator Upholds Contract Muni Drivers Rejected (SF Gate, BCN via KTVU, SF Exam) Seniors Plan to Protest Dangerous SF Pedestrian Crossing (The Snitch) BART Seeks Public Feedback on New General Manager (SF Examiner) Mayor Signs Park Merced Plan as Opponents Seek Ballot Measure (City Insider) SF Plan to Require Property Owners to Maintain Trees Under […]

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Governor’s Gas Tax Scheme a "Bait and Switch" Move to Avoid Funding Transit (Sac Bee) Merc: "What Will It Take to Fix Bay Area Transit Crisis?"  Mayor’s State of City Makes No Mention of Improving Muni’s On-Time Performance (SF Gate) Tentative Nod for Congestion-Based Toll Increases on Bay Area Bridges (SF Gate, Coco Times) "Where […]

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BART’s Largest Union Approves Contract But ATU Rejects It (SF Gate, ABC7, CBS5, SF Examiner) Opening of West Dublin BART Station Delayed (ABC7) More on Yesterday’s Muni Safety Hearing from SF Gate, ABC7, KCBS, NBC11, SF Examiner Car Sideswipes an N-Judah Train at Church and Duboce (SF Weekly, Muni Diaries) Girl Arrested in Hit-and-Run of […]

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Taxi Drivers Protest Outside City Hall But Strike “Fails to Materialize” (SF Gate, SF Examiner) SFMTA Declares First Week of Nx Judah Express Bus Pilot a Success (SF Appeal) Yee’s Protests of Ford’s Severance Contradicted by Past Votes to Raid Muni Funds (Bay Citizen) More on SFMTA Deputy Director Carter Rohan’s Resignation (SF Examiner) Man Killed […]