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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How to Fix Muni? The Guardian Recaps a List of Priorities from Advocates (SFBG) Power Outage in the Mission Disrupts Muni (SF Examiner)  Teenager Who Fell Through Bus Door in Palo Alto Settles Lawsuit (Palo Alto Online) Santa Cruz Given Until November to Meet Terms of Rail Line Purchase (SC Sentinel) SMART Gets Six Bids […]