Today’s Headlines

  • Caltrain’s Increased Ridership Nearly Doubles Farebox Recovery Since 2004 (Green Caltrain, SM Daily)
  • Muni Giving SFPD Access to Live Vehicle Surveillance Feeds (CBSNBC)
  • SF Taxi Complaints Climb in 2012, Including Reports of Bed Bugs and Sleeping Drivers (Bay Citizen)
  • Tips From the SFPD’s Bike Theft Workshop (SF Weekly)
  • CoCo Times: New Bay Bridge Worth Celebrating Despite Delays, Cost Overruns
  • Sonoma County Bike Coalition Gives Context to SMART’s Use of Bike/Ped Funds (Greater Marin)
  • San Rafael to Pay City Employees to Avoid Solo Car Commutes (MarinIJ)
  • Capitol Corridor Sees Higher Revenue, Punctuality Despite Reduced Ridership (Daily Republic)
  • Silicon Valley’s 25-Year-Old VTA Light Rail Among Least Successful in Nation (MercSVTU)
  • Bay Area Study Shows Removing One Percent of Drivers Would Cut Travel Time 14 Percent (MarinIJ)
  • New CA Law Allows Hands-Free Texting While Driving, Safety Experts Concerned (Merc)
  • More on the Transit Tax Benefits Package Included in Fiscal Cliff Deal (SF ExamGreater Marin)

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$942M Central Subway Grant Signed by President, Headed to Congress for Approval (SF Examiner) Solo Driver Assemblywoman Fiona Ma Doesn’t Like HOV Lane on I-80, Drafts Bill Against It (SFGate) SFMTA Board Lets Taxi Drivers Sell Permits, Ignoring Long-Standing Wait List (SFGate, SF Examiner) How SF Families Bike for Transportation (Bay Citizen) SFBC Executive Director Leah Shahum […]