Today’s Headlines

  • Muni to Step Up Maintenance of Switches in Light of Monday’s Delays (City Insider)
  • Top D.C. Transit Job Remains Unfilled; Nat Ford Tells Streetsblog He Hasn’t Been Interviewed (WTOP)
  • Security Guard Struck by San Jose Cop Remains in Critical Condition (Merc)
  • KALW News: “Bayview Hunters Point Redevelopment Divides City Over Jobs and Environment”
  • SF Supe Avalos Introduces Legislation That Would Require Locals for Construction Jobs (BCN via KRON)
  • SFMTA Surveying Bike Riders About Market Street Bike Lane (Change Your Life, Ride a Bike)
  • Oakland Bike and Ped Committee to Discuss Proposed Bike Route on 53rd (Oakland Local)
  • New York Critical Massers Win $1 Million Settlement in Suit with NYPD (NY Times)
  • San Joaquin Valley Drivers May Be Asked to Help Pay Air Pollution Fine (Cal Watch)
  • Work on New Bay Bridge Tower to  Begin; Caltrans Warns Drivers to Watch the Road (KCBS)
  • Prop 26 “Would Let Oil, Tobacco Companies Off the Hook” (Mercury News)
  • San Ramon-Based Chevron Launches PR Campaign; Yes Men Counter With Spoof Campaign (ABC7)

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Feds to Investigate Last Week’s BART Fire Shutdown (CBS 5, AP via KTVU) Approval of New Bathrooms for Muni Drivers to Take Six Months (SF Public Press) Chris Bucchere Pleads Not Guilty in Castro Ped Fatality (SFGate, SF Examiner) SFGate Profiles Leah Shahum, Executive Director of the SF Bicycle Coalition JDH Blog Chronicles “24 Hours on Muni” Cycling Sonoma Professor Dies […]

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Obama: Ask Not What You Can Do to Wean Your Country Off Fossil Fuels (NYT, Grist) San Ramon-Based Chevron Responsible for Utah Pipeline Spill (SF Gate) But the Company’s CEO Still Tries to Distance Chevron from BP (SF Gate) Protest Scheduled Outside Oakland Gas Station Following Arco Action in SF (SFBG)  Truck Driver Hits, Injures […]

Tomorrow: Oakland Drops Protected Bike Lanes on Telegraph Avenue

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Oakland has dropped protected bike lanes from its draft proposals to redesign Telegraph Avenue, and the buffered bike lanes that are included would disappear at the most dangerous section, throwing people on bikes into mixed traffic with motor vehicles. The city will hold two open houses this week where the public can weigh in on the draft […]

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BART Extension to San Jose Gets $900M Federal Grant (CBS 5) Six Key People Were Behind the Project (CoCo Times) Will New BART Stations Have “Enough” Car Parking? Yes, If Fewer People Drive There (Mercury News) More on BART’s Operating Budget “Surplus” and Capital Budget Shortfall (SFGate) City Agencies Like Muni Still Can’t Seem to Curb Overtime […]

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Oakland Parking Officers Were Ordered Not to Enforce in Wealthier Neighborhoods (SF Gate) Oakland PCOs Will Now Snap Photos of Parking Violations (East Bay Express) City Insider’s First Line About New P2P Projects: "It’ll Soon Get a Little Harder to Drive" C.W. Nevius: "Outrage Grows Over Muni Operators’ Pay" (SF Gate) Nat Ford: Cyclists, Peds […]