Today’s Headlines

  • New Estimate Shows Rise in Ca. High-Speed Rail Costs (AP via Merc)
  • Dan Walters Calls on Jerry Brown to Stop HSR “Until Financial Picture Clears Up”
  • Ed Lee “Takes the Heat” at Mayoral Forum (Bay Citizen, SF Gate)
  • Computer Problem Forces Major Evening Delays on BART (SF Examiner, SF Gate)
  • BART Releases Three Different Proposed Designs for New Seats (Bay Citizen)
  • System Wide Rollout of WiFi on BART Delayed Until September (SF Gate)
  • Clipper Card Readers Fixed on Cable Cars (City Insider)
  • Hayward Driver Facing Charges in Hit-Run That Injured Boy in SF (ABC7, SF Gate)
  • America, Where We Cross Our Fingers and Pray for Cheap Gas to Stimulate the Economy (NYT)
  • NYC Transpo Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan Previews Bike-Share for Slate

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