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Today’s Headlines

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SFMTA Spending Plan (SFExaminer) M-Oceanview Closures (SFBay) Work to Begin on Embarcadero Pavement (SFExaminer) BART Fare Beaters Could Face Criminal Charges (SFBay) Wiggle Cycle Crackdown Captain Gets Promoted (SFWeekly) New SoMa Mural (Hoodline) Richmond Ferry Terminal to Break Ground (EastBayTimes) More on Bridge Toll Hike (Curbed) The Struggle for Better Bike Infra in San Mateo […]
BART's Hayward shop. Photo: Streetsblog.

BART Makes Some Progress on Noise

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BART has been busy reshaping its wheels as part of a strategy to reduce the system’s notorious howl. Initial results show it’s working. “The new, reduced-contact wheel profile has shown as much as a 15 dB decrease in interior noise on the current fleet” wrote the transit operator in a release put out today. “By […]

Today’s Headlines

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Van Ness Bus Project Over Budget, Delayed (SFExaminer) Working on BART’s Noise Problem (EastBayTimes) More on SF’s Homeless Plans (SFExaminer) Howard Street Swivel Lamps Removed (Curbed) New SoMa Mural (Hoodline) LuckyDuck Combines Cycling, Coffee and Community (Hoodline) GOP Spars With Business to Beat Back Gas Tax (SFChron) California’s Proposed Internal Combustion Engine Ban (Forbes) Bridge […]