Today’s Headlines

  • Muni Labor Savings From Prop G Significantly Less Than Predicted (SF Examiner)
  • VTA Pledges $772 Million for BART Extension (BCN via Milpitas Patch)
  • BART Extension Should Bring Jobs to South Bay (CBS 5)
  • HSR Aside, CA Has Major, ‘Quiet’ Transportation Problems (PublicCEO)
  • Driver Kills Wheelchair User Crossing Street in Hayward (BCN via Mercury News)
  • Driver Puts Man in Coma in Napa Crosswalk (SFGate)
  • VTA Asks Caltrans to Open Special District in San Jose (Mercury News)
  • For Caltrain Engineers, a Death on the Tracks Means Horrifying Memories (Bay Citizen)
  • Planners Respond to Recent Columns on Urban Sprawl (NYT)
  • Why Drivers Get More Tax Commuter Benefits Than Bus Riders (NYT)
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