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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BART and Unions Agree to 9-Day Contract Extension (SF Gate) (Examiner) (CoCo Times) (Oak Trib) BART, Muni, AC Transit, GG Transit to Raise Fares Weds (SF Gate) Coverage of Bike Plan Passage (Examiner) (SF Gate) Third Spare-the-Air Day in a Row Called for Today (CoCo Times) Chronicle Calls SF Downtown Center Garage an "Efficient Beauty" […]

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Ca. High-Speed Rail Authority Chief to Retire in March (Sac Bee, SF Gate) Debate Continues Over the SF HSR Terminus; Ruling Fails to Clear Issue (SF Gate) Proposal to Bring Underground HSR Tracks into San Jose Remains on Table (Merc)  San Diego Cutting Sunday Transit Service; 20 Bus Lines Will Be Affected (SD Union-Tribune) LA […]

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GG Bridge District Names Date for Sidewalk Closure (SF Examiner, SF Gate) Lahood Tours San Bruno Pipeline Explosion Site (SF Examiner, Bay Citizen, CBS 2) Bay Bikers Blog Chooses Bike to Work Haiku Winners (SF Gate) Report: Driving is Down Even as Gas Prices Drop (CBS 2, SacBee) Building BART: Photos From the 1960s and 70s (SF […]

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SFMTA to Unveil Details About Bike-Share at Open House Meeting on Thursday (SF Examiner) Cyclist Killed Last Week Was Dylan Mitchell, 21, Who Had Just Moved to SF From Clayton (SFGate) SF Examiner Backs Congestion Pricing: “Drivers Who Want the Convenience Need to Pay” SF Officials Who Visited Mexico City Ask: How Can We Build BRT Projects Faster? (SF […]

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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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Best Practices from Other Cities for Slowing Speeding on Tricky Freeway Curves (SF Gate) CHP Increases Patrols and Tickets on Bay Bridge (SF Gate) (Examiner) Gas Prices Will Remain Low Throughout the Holidays (Examiner) California Drivers Driving More, Burning More Fuel (Sac Bee) EU Officials Examine Wireless "Car Trains" to Reduce Crashes (Inhabitat) Oakland’s "Smart […]