Today’s Headlines

  • In One of Last Acts as Mayor, Newsom Sets Targets for Pedestrian Safety (SF Examiner, Press Office)
  • The Chronicle Gives Us Some Decent Coverage of Pedestrian Issues
  • 82-year-old SF Walker Hits the 25,000 Mile Mark (SF Gate)
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Injures Bicyclist in Mission on Xmas Morning (SF Gate, Mission Loc@l)
  • Malia Cohen to Become 2nd Car-Free Member of SF Board of Supes with David Chiu (SF Gate)
  • D6 Supervisor-Elect Jane Kim Promises to Make Pedestrian Safety a Priority (SF Gate, SF Examiner)
  • Caltrain Begins Testing Baby Bullet Service on Weekends (SF Gate)
  • SFMTA Installs New Bike Racks Designed by Artists Picked in SFBC Contest (SFBC Blog, Wired)
  • “Broad Effort” Underway to Improve Transportation for North Central San Mateo (SM Daily News)
  • AP Covers Plans for Bay Area Bike Share Program (via SF Gate)
  • Decision From Judge Expected Today on Doyle Drive Financing (SF Examiner)
  • SFMTA Management, Muni Operators Union Set to Meet This Month for Negotiations (SF Examiner)
  • Governor-Elect Brown Selects John Laird as Natural Resources Secretary (Mercury News)
  • Small Performing Arts Groups Struggle to Take Advantage of Mid-Market Loans (SF Public Press)

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SFBC Issues Endorsements for Local Candidates in November Election (SFBike.org/vote) Mission Loc@l Profiles the Bike Coalition’s Valet Parking Crew, Who Park 10,000 Bikes a Year SF Seeks $52k in Legal Fees from Rob Anderson’s Coalition for Adequate Review (SF Examiner) SFMTA Will Install Speed Radar Signs on Masonic Avenue (BIKE NOPA) Young Driver Hits, Injures […]

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CARB Approves Landmark SB375 Targets, New Renewable Energy Rule (SF Gate) Meg Whitman Says She’ll Vote Against Prop 23 But Would Have Vetoed AB32 (Merc, LAT) Ken Garcia: “New Fare System But Same Old Muni” (SF Examiner) Opponents Turn Out in Force to Testify Against CPMC Project (City Insider, Beyond Chron) SFMTA Installs Permanent Radar […]

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Mother of Bicyclist Killed by Muni Driver Wants a Safer Market Street (KQED) SFMTA Approves 18-Month Pilot Program for Car-Free Powell, Begins Dec. 4 (SF Bay) SF Supervisors Approve Transit Sustainability Fee for New Development (SF Examiner) Two Geary Pedestrian Bridges to be Removed for BRT (Hoodline) Jogger Hit by Driver at Post and Hyde […]

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Driver Sought in Fatal Hit-and-Run of Pedestrian in Mission (SF Examiner, SF Gate) Member of SFMTA Paint Crew Shot and Wounded by “Angry Driver” (SF Gate) Ed Lee “Key” to Forcing Nat Ford Out of SFMTA (Matier & Ross) Examiner Op-Ed: SFMTA Needs Strong Leadership Supported by Rank-and-File New Fares Boxes Being Installed on SamTrans’ […]

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Ray LaHood "Alarmed" by Lobbying Effort to Reframe Distracted Driving Debate (NYT) Temporary Transby Terminal Set to Open on August 7th (SF Gate, SF Business Times) Sen. Boxer Touts Doyle Drive Project as Jobs Booster in Campaign Event (SF Examiner, SF Gate) Jury Deliberations Delayed in Mehserle Trial (SF Gate) Calm Urged After Verdict (LAT) […]

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BART Officer Involved in Oscar Grant Case Fired (Merc, CBS, CoCo Times, SF Gate) BART Director Wants To Preserve Convenience at Parking Lots (SF Gate) MTA Removes Traffic Cops from Market St., Occasional Spot Checks by PD (SF Gate) Muni Safety Chief Leaving for Post at Washington DC Transit Operator (SF Gate) Opposing Media Accounts […]