SF Board of Supervisors Government Audit and Oversight Committee Meeting

Agenda and schedule

Of note:

7. Hearing – MTA Climate Action Plan


Today’s Headlines

More on Muni Robbery Suspects (CBSLocal) More on Muni Wrapping up Testing/Subway Closures (Hoodline) Start of Haight Street Project (Hoodline) Public Questions Safety in Dolores Park (SFChron) SF’s Own Controversial Monument (SFChron) Soft-Story Retrofit Deadline Approaching (Hoodline) Massive Pier 70 Development Nears Approval (Socketsite) More on Bike Share and Gentrification (Guardian) Imploding Last Bits of […]
My New Jersey Transit train from Oakland to Bakersfield. Photo: Rudick/Streetsblog

California’s Antique Trains

Last week I took the train from Oakland to Bakersfield. In Bakersfield, I transferred to a bus to get to Los Angeles. Believe it or not, at eight hours, that’s the fastest Amtrak route between the two cities. While the state has spent the past sixty or seventy years building freeways, its intercity trains have […]