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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Nat Ford Drama Continues: He’s Still Being Considered for D.C. Job (D.C. Examiner, SF Exam) Twin Peaks, Sunset Muni Tunnels Have Not Been Seismically Tested (SF Examiner) SF Supes Divided on MTC Appointment; Scott Wiener Wins Rules Vote (City Insider) Supes Prez and Mayoral Candidate David Chiu Opposes Waterfront Condos (Bay Citizen) AC Transit Riders […]

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Who’s in Charge at BART? Leadership Questioned (SF Examiner) Hackers Target Cops in Latest BART Cyber-Attack (SF Gate, Bay Citizen) Jerry Brown Calls for Calif. High-Speed Rail to Move Forward (Sac Bee) Caltrain Releases Long-Awaited Corridor Capacity Study for HSR (SF Gate, Merc) WaPo Columnist: CAHSR is “Not Necessarily” a Boondoggle MTC Rescinds Vote to […]

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SFMTA Chief Nat Ford Leading Candidate for D.C. Airports Job (SF Gate, WaPo) The Future of BART’s General Manager, Dorothy Dugger, Remains Uncertain (Mercury News) New BART West Dublin-Pleasanton Station Opens (KTVU) Bay Area Transit Agencies Could Save Money by Merging Administrative Costs (SF Examiner) At Public Hearing, Riders Urge Caltrain Not to Close Stations […]

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Obama, Biden Announce Plan to “Boost High-Speed Rail” (Bee Capitol Alert) Plan Includes Money to “Upgrade and Build” Intercity Rail (WSJ) More on the Funding Solutions Being Talked About for Caltrain (SM Daily Journal) Caltrain CEO’s $400,000 Salary is Largest Among Ca. Transit Agencies (Mercury News) Mayor Lee, Supervisors Chiu, Kim to Unveil Mid-Market Tax […]

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More on State Funding for Transit (Examiner, SF Weekly, SF Gate, KCBS) Suspect in Muni Stabbings to Be Arraigned (CBS, BCN via Examiner) One Hurt When Muni Bus Hits Car (BCN via Examiner) All Ends Well After SF Bus Loses Brakes, Nearly Crashes (CoCo Times) SF Likely to Pass Vehicle License Fee at Ballot (SF […]