Today’s Headlines

  • State Transit Funding Will Require Compromise on Gas Tax Swap (SF Examiner)
  • Jerry Brown Defends His Proposal to Cut Redevelopment Agency Funding (SF Gate)
  • Republican State Senator Introduces Bill “To Reexamine” CAHSR (Enterprise-Record)
  • CAHSR To Purchase Land In and Around L.A.’s Union Station (AP via SF Gate)
  • Bikes and Streetcars Can Be Friends (Joyride via Human Transit)
  • Portland DOT Considering “Cross-Bikes,” Crosswalk Markings for Cyclists (Bike Portland)
  • Mercury News Op-Ed: “Stanford Has Strong Stake in Caltrain’s Survival”
  • SF Gate: “Bay Area Traffic No Longer Among Worst 5 in U.S.”
  • Bay Citizen: “New Tower Will Transform Market Street”
  • Artist Behind Endangered Species Bus Wraps: Public Transit Needs Protection (Bay Citizen)

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