SF Board of Supervisors Rules Committee Meeting

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3. Hearing – Planning Code – Prohibiting Demolition of Residential Buildings

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Will L.A. Times’ Irresponsible Coverage of High Speed Rail Doom the Project?

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On Monday, the Los Angeles Times published a bombshell article, outlining the details of a “confidential Federal Railroad Administration risk analysis,” in an attack on the competence and ethics of the California High Speed Rail Authority. Reporter Ralph Vartabedian claims the report shows cost overruns and delays, although the Times does not provide readers a chance […]

Today’s Headlines

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Storms Trigger Worst Commutes in Bay Area History (SFGate) BART Plan for Saturday Marches (EastBayTimes) Glitch Behind Warm Springs BART Delay (NBCBayArea) More on BART Escalators (SFGate) More on Bluegogo Bikes (BizTimes, Curbed, CBSBayArea) Top Complaints About SF Streets (Curbed) Oakland School District Ends Contract with AC Transit (SFGate) Home Supply Slightly Up (Socketsite) SF […]
Can more precise GPS make streets safer? Image: Swift Navigation

SPUR Talk: Location Data and the Future of the City

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Yesterday afternoon, at a presentation at the SF Bay Area Planning and Urban Research Association’s (SPUR) downtown San Francisco center, Rob Hranac of Swift Navigation and Andreas Viglakis of Mapbox discussed how developments in mapping and location technology will enhance safety, bring about truly autonomous cars, and improve our understanding of demographics and the urban environment. Autonomous […]