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One of the new bike racks at 16th and Mission BART. Photo: Streetsblog/Rudick

BART’s New Green Machine Bike Racks

BART has launched a pilot project at 16th Street/Mission and Pleasant Hill stations of a new type of bike storage security device. They’re called “Bike Keep” racks, but Streetsblog prefers to call them the “Green Machines.” Register to use them here. From the BART release on the new rack/Clipper-activated locking devices: A new generation of […]

Today’s Headlines

BART Passes ‘Safe Transit Policy’ (SFGate, SFExaminer, EastBayTimes) BART Rescinds Seat Hog Rule (EastBayTimes, SFBay) BART Tax on Paper Tickets (EastBayTimes, SFBay) More on Caltrain Funding Sales Tax (EastBayTimes) Muni Fare Increase (SFBay) A Profile of the SFMTrA (KALW) Pedestrian Struck in Chinatown (Hoodline) SF Needs Over 70,000 Apartments (SFWeekly) Giants Lose, Ferry Ridership Drops […]

Talking Headways Podcast: Zero Emissions Cities Are the Key

This week we’re joined by Patrick Oliva, co-founder of the Paris Process on Mobility and Climate, to talk about the decarbonization of transport. The conversation touches on the electrification of the transportation sector and what it means for climate change, the role cities need to play in the Paris process and what levels of government work best to address climate change, and what the focus should be for mayors in the coming decade.