Today’s Headlines

  • Five People Hurt When Unlicensed SUV Driver Crashes into Muni Bus Shelter (SF Gate, SF Examiner)
  • Three People, Including 7-year-old, Killed as Truck Driver Plows into Santa Barbara Home (LAT)
  • Bay Area Heat Causes Delays on BART, Caltrain (Mercury News, ABC7)
  • Senator Yee Again Refuses to Vote for Camera Enforcement at Market/Octavia (SFBG)
  • Future of Downtown Sacramento Railyard Development Uncertain (Sac Bee
  • Reminder: Memorial for Nils Yannick Linke Tonight; Family Suggests Donations (BIKE NOPA)
  • L.A. Mayor to Push "3 Foot Passing Law" for Bicyclists in California (LA Bike Coalition, Streetsblog LA)
  • SMART Officials Defend Secrecy Surrounding Selection of Rail Cars (Press Democrat)
  • The Mommy Files Asks: "Who are the People in Your Neighborhood? The Kids Need to Know" 
  • 44 Suspected Drunk Drivers Arrested in Sonoma County in Weekend Crackdown (Press Democrat)
  • Beijing’s 10-Day Mega Traffic Jam Is Back to Being Typical Beijing Congestion (Wheels, MSNBC)

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D.C. Post Now Seems Unlikely for SFMTA Chief Nat Ford (WaPo, SF Examiner) Ford’s Future at the SFMTA is Uncertain (SF Gate) House Republicans Respond to Rising Gas Prices By Trying to Gut Emission Standards (SF Gate) SMART Proposes to Close Shortfall at Expense of Bike and Ped Projects (Marin IJ) More on SMART’s Budget […]

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Scott James’ Shoddy Attempt to Stir Bike Plan Opposition (Bay Citizen) SF Planning Commission Approves Treasure Island Plan (SF Gate) Chron Editorial: “Keeping California High-Speed Rail Plan on Track” Hearing Today for Muni Driver Caught Texting While Driving (KTVU) More on GG Bridge District Hearing on Cyclist Speed Limit from BCN via KTVU More Coverage […]

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SFMTA Board to Consider 1-Hour Parking Cap at City’s 500 Broken Meters (SF Examiner) Santa Rosa City Council Headed for “Showdown” Over Bike and Ped Bridge (Press Democrat) Former SFPD Officer Accused in Bribery Scheme Involving Exams for Taxi Drivers (SF Examiner) Judge Denies Bail for Ex-BART Officer Convicted of Killing Oscar Grant (Calif. Beat […]

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Driver Kills David Hanna, 27, On Hwy 280 in Daly City (BCN via SF Examiner, BCN via NBC) Driver Suspected of DUI After Hitting Woman on Bike in Petaluma (Press Democrat) Man Who Drove Into Muni Tunnel Last Month Pleads Not Guilty To DUI Charges (BCN via SF Appeal) Neighbors Adopt Street Corners to Help SFMTA […]

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Muni Operators Union to SFMTA: “Try Substance, Not Spin” (SF Examiner) SFMTA, City File “Defiant Response” to CPUC Safety Allegations (SF Examiner) State Legislative Analyst Recommends Overhaul of CAHSRA (LA Times, SF Gate) Capitol Corridor Trains Will Get New Cars Thanks to New Federal Funds (Sac Bee) Boy Riding His Bike in a Vineyard Struck […]

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More on Yesterday’s SFCTA Hearing on Pedestrian Safety from SF Examiner SF has Calif.’s Highest Percentage of Bridges in Need of Repair (SF Gate, BCN via Examiner) SFMTA Chief Nat Ford Meets with Bosses; Job Status “Still in Limbo” (City Insider) Muni Reminding Riders That M Fast Pass is Phasing Out (SF Examiner) Power Restored […]