Today’s Headlines

  • A Win for LaHood: Lobbying Group Drops Effort Against Distracted Driving Campaign (AP, WaPo)
  • Mayor Newsom: City Will Find Money to Restore Half of Muni Service Cuts (SF Examiner)
  • Monthly Crime Rate on Muni Decreases by Nearly 50 Percent (SF Examiner
  • VTA Changes Mountain View Bus Route to Stop at Senior Center (Daily News via Merc)
  • Peninsula Cities Again Raise Concerns About High-Speed Rail Project (BCN via CBS5)
  • SF Gate: "Quandary Develops Over Orphan Block" in the Castro
  • San Mateo County to Decide Tonight Whether to Raise Vehicle Registration Fees (Daily Journal)
  • BIKE NOPA: DPW Explains Design of Divisadero Ped Islands While MTA Questions Them 
  • SMART Rejects Call to Delay Bike and Ped Path (Press Democrat
  • More on Bill to Lower Fines for Drivers Who Roll Through Stop Signs (Press Democrat)
  • Red Light Camera Installed at Busy Sacramento Intersection (Sac Bee)
  • Would Speed Cameras Be More Popular If You Made Them More Fun? (Grist)
  • so, the sonoma county accompanying trail is 70 miles and costs $91 million. how can a bike trail cost over $1 million a mile? is it covered in gold?

  • @airAndMagic – most of the path is probably relatively inexpensive. Then you have a couple of bridges and tunnels…