Today’s Headlines

  • Supervisor Wiener Appointed to MTC, Jon Rubin Resigns, Campos Also Nominated (SF Gate)
  • BART Board Appoints General Counsel Wakeman as Interim GM (SF Examiner, CBS 5BCN via KQED)
  • Board Also Approves First Phase of Extension to San Jose (SF Gate)
  • Balboa Park BART/Muni Station to Unveil New Walkway Connecting Ocean Avenue Today (SF Examiner)
  • California Lawmakers Lose Tax-Paid Car Privileges (SF ExaminerSF GateLAT)
  • Muni Using Costly Shuttles to Pick Up Slack for LRV Driver Shortage (SF Examiner)
  • Bay Bikers Blog Asks Women What They Want (to Get Them Bike Commuting)
  • Marin County Bike Coalition to Hold Memorial Ride for Late Cycling Supervisor McGlashan (Marin IJ)
  • City of Richmond Opposes Renaming Bay Trail After Legislator (Mercury News)
  • Crews to Begin Adding Fifth Piece to New Bay Bridge Tower Today (SF Examiner, CBS 5ABC 7)
  • ZipCar Stocks Soar After It Becomes Public Company (SF Examiner)
  • “Queen of the Road” Explains Why Some Transbay AC Transit Buses Look Empty (Coco Times)
  • Coco Times: “Spend Money on BART, Not High-Speed Rail”
  • Chevron CEO Made $14 Million Last Year (SF Examiner, CBS 5)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • taomom

    Nice little animated vision of post peak oil. I think it’s pretty optimistic in terms of underestimating the social upheaval that will ensue, but I like the happy bicycle part.

  • SteveS

    Very happy about the new Balboa Park station entrance! Now they just need to do some traffic calming on Ocean Ave so people using the new exit don’t get killed as soon as they try to cross the street.