Today’s Headlines

  • $10 Million TIGER Grant Awarded For UCSF Ped, Bike, Transit Projects (CBS 5SFGate)
  • $61M State Central Subway Grant Decision May Impact Release of Federal Funds (SF Examiner)
  • With Scant Economic Analysis, SF Chronicle Says SFMTA “Shouldn’t Gouge Drivers to Pay For Transit”
  • C.W. Nevius Nearly Kills Cyclist With Car, Gets Upset About Resulting Yells (Uptown Almanac)
  • Also From Nevius: Sport Cycling Website Strava Blamed For Reckless Bicycling
  • Matier & Ross: South San Francisco Ferry “Loaded With Subsidies”
  • Sunnyvale Gives Initial Approval to Bicycle Anti-Harassment Ordinance (Cyclelicious)
  • Oakland Woman Charged For Murdering Man With Car (SFGate)
  • Distracted Driving Making Streets More Dangerous For Peds and Bicyclists (Mercury News)
  • Palo Alto Woman, 80, Killed by Driver Exiting Gas Station (PA Online)
  • SMART Rail District Opening Petaluma Headquarters (Press Democrat)
  • SF Public Press Maps Bay Area Density and Target Areas For Smart Growth Plan

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • Anonymous

    the SF Public Press link isn’t working.

  • Woops, sorry about that. Fixed.

  • mikesonn

    Aaron, that SF Chron opinion piece re: gouging drivers might deserve a response.

  • “Scant economic analysis” = Grumbling from motorists in their comments section.

  • Number of years we have owned a car in San Francisco: 5.
    Number of tickets we have received: 0.

    It’s as simple as not parking illegally. 

  • mikesonn

    Solution to global warming: tint your windows and save 5% of your fuel!!

    http://www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2012/06/lower-your-temperature-save-planet 

    Or, you know, don’t drive and save 100%, but this here is ‘merica!