Today’s Headlines

  • Inbound Muni Metro Service Shut Down Due to Cable Problem (SF Examiner)
  • Pedestrian in Critical Condition Following Oakland Hit-and-Run (SF Gate)
  • Some Analysis from Transbay Blog on SB375 Targets Adopted by CARB
  • NRDC Blog: “The Importance of Transit Context and Design”
  • SFDPW Challenged to Keep the Streets of SF Clean (SF Examiner)
  • Assemblymember Tom Ammiano Weighs in on Efforts to Fix Masonic Avenue (BIKE NOPA)
  • GHSA Rejects Proposal to Encourage Total Ban on Cell Use While Driving (WaPo)
  • Police Plan Driving Enforcement Stings Near Bay Area Schools This Week (Merc)
  • LA Activist Helps Lead the Grassroots Fight Against Prop. 23 (LAT)
  • An Amusing Look at Car Commercials from the Original Streetsblogger (Naparstek Post)
  • LA, Beijing to Form Partnership for Ideas on “Solving Traffic” (AP)
  • Today’s the Third Consecutive Spare the Air Day (CBS5)
  • Re: SFDPW – Several concerned North Beach citizens are working with DPW to clean up the neighborhood on Oct 16th. Other parts of the city should look to Polk Street and the great work they have done in that area. Hopefully our North Beach clean up will become a regular event much like Polk St.

    http://www.cleanupnorthbeach.com/

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N-Judah Derails on Duboce and Church; No Injuries, Major Delays (BCN via Appeal, SF Gate) Press Democrat: “Distracted Driving Takes a Terrible Toll on Roadways” Ca. High-Speed Rail Gets $900M in Federal Funding for Central Valley, Peninsula (Merc, SF Gate) Examiner Op-Ed: “Bay Area Politicians Ride Wave of Misguided Transit Projects” Desperate Campaign Pitch or […]

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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 […]