Today’s Headlines

  • Wednesday is International Walk to School Day (SF Examiner)
  • Man vs. Muni: SF Examiner‘s Will Reisman Races the F-Market Steetcar
  • Street Fight Is Brewing Over San Francisco’s Road Repair Bond (SF Examiner)
  • Century-Old Sewer Main Blamed for Two Small Sinkholes in the Richmond (SF Examiner)
  • Bay Citizen: The ‘Infrastructure Mayor’ Builds His Bank Account
  • San Jose May Be First in U.S. to Use Dimmable Street Lights (CBS 5)
  • San Leandro Driver Veers Off Road, Strikes Two Teens Near High School (CBS 5)
  • Driver Who Killed Motorcycle Rider in Palo Alto Police Chase to Face Murder Charge (CBS 5)
  • Man Hit by Driver in Santa Rosa Sustains Life-Threatening Injuries (Press Democrat)
  • MTC’s Vote to Move to SF Building “Raises Ire of Sacramento” (Mercury News)
  • Contra Costa County Wants More Clout on BART Board (CoCo Times)
  • SMART Train Foes Begin Repeal Petition Drive (Press Democrat)
  • Santa Rosa to Roll Out New Hybrid Buses (Press Democrat)
  • WSJ‘s Numbers Guy: Hunter Bike/Ped Study Didn’t Say What Media Thought It Did
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Golden Gate Bridge Officials Consider Speed Limit for Bicyclists (Marin IJ, SF Examiner) More Thoughts on the Speed Limit Proposal from Cyclelicio.us TWU Official Defends Strike Vote for Muni Operators (CBS SF) SamTrans Bus Driver Facing Lesser Charge for Hitting, Killing Woman (Coco Times, SF Gate) Man Killed on Escalator at Powell Street BART/Muni Station […]

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Ask SFMTA Head Ed Reiskin “the Tough Questions” Tonight at Rescue Muni (SF Appeal) Muni Bus Driver Kills Man on Mission and Fifth Street (SFGate, SF Examiner) Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Bicycle Rider in Union City (CBS 5) Garbage Truck Driver Kills Skateboarding Boy, Injures Another in Vallejo (SFGate) Mayor Ed Lee’s D5 Supe Pick Likely […]

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Central Subway Going Forward Despite House’s Vote to Yank $850M in Funds (SF Examiner) SF Examiner Looks at San Francisco’s Shift Toward Protected Bike Lanes Matier & Ross: Bay Area Legislators’ Support Key in Winning High-Speed Rail Vote This Week (CBS 5) People Behaving Badly: Scofflaw Drivers Still Violate Forced Turns on Market Street, Despite 10 Signs Two-Month Bicycle […]

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Youth Muni Passes Could Cost SFMTA $13m (SF Examiner) Driver Who Critically Injured Ped in the Richmond Arrested for DUI (BCN via Examiner) Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed WWII Vet Sentenced to Four Years (SF Examiner) Santa Rosa Police Seek Witnesses to Driver Who Killed Ped in Hit-and-Run (Press Democrat) Cable Car Operator Found at Fault […]

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Muni, BART Must Install Cameras to Police Cellphone Ban for Operators (BCN, Examiner, City Insider) Muni and Poor Streets Among Complaints in New San Francisco Survey (SF Examiner) Occupy SF Protesters Unlikely to Find a Place for Public Encampment (SF Examiner) Bevan Dufty Wants Life Coaches for Muni Drivers (City Insider) SF Redevelopment Agency Gets New […]