Today’s Headlines

  • “Anger Erupts” at Supervisors Hearing on Cutting Muni Runs Short (SF Gate)
  • Public Transit Fares Better in Jerry Brown’s Proposed Budget (Mercury News)
  • More on Brown’s Proposal to Eliminate Redevelopment Agencies (SF Gate)
  • Interim Mayor Ed Lee Priority Number One: The Budget (SF Gate)
  • Golden Gate Bridge Toll Takers Could Be Laid Off (Marin IJ, SF Examiner)
  • Manufacturer Having Trouble Getting DMV Licenses Right (LA Times)
  • Santa Cruz City Council to Vote on Moving Pacific Coast Bike Route (Santa Cruz Sentinel)
  • Writers in Miami and Chicago Clobber NYC Pundits When It Comes to Livable Streets Commentary
  • Are London Streets Safe Enough to Meet the City’s Bike-Share Targets? (Economist)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • The Chronicle’s coverage of the hearing at Chu’s subcommittee was very incomplete. Relying on it as the sole source of info is a mistake.

  • Please link to some other coverage, Greg! I welcome it.

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Gov Brown Vetoes $234m Bond for Transit and HSR in Approved Budget (SF Gate) Ca. High-Speed Rail Authority’s PR Firm Quits (SacBee) Bay Area Mayors Call Brown’s Redevelopment Cuts an Illegal Money Grab (Coco Times, CBS 2) BART Train Nearly Misses Woman on Tracks, System Delayed (SF Examiner) Golden Gate Ferry Workers Call Off Strike at Last […]

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