Today’s Headlines

  • SFMTA Proposes Regulations for Private Shuttles Sharing Muni Stops (SF Chronicle)
  • Drunk Man on Bicycle Injured by Hit-and-Run Driver in Tenderloin (SF AppealSFGate)
  • More on Plan Bay Area Passage (SFGateAppealEBX, MIJ); Chron: Cities Must Stand Up to NIMBYism
  • Video: Pretty Good Snapshot of Popular Streets for Bicycling in San Francisco (7×7)
  • Man Steals AC Transit Bus From Transbay Terminal, Drives 100 Miles to Manteca (NBC, KTVUSFGate)
  • SF Weekly Gives the Run-Down on How to Fly Out of SFO With a Bike
  • Pedalfest Returns to Oakland’s Jack London Square (KTVU)
  • San Mateo County Supervisors to Hold Hearing on How to Spend Transit Sales Tax (Green Caltrain)
  • Santa Clara County Sheriff Declares San Jose Bike Party an “Unlawful Assembly” (Cyclelicious)
  • Check Out San Jose’s New Green Buffered Bike Lanes on Hedding Street (Cyclelicious)
  • Speeders Beware: Bay Area Highways Now Enforced With Drones. Just Kidding. (CBS)
  • Alpine Road Bike Lane in Ladera to Get Green Paint at Dangerous Freeway Crossing (Almanac)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • I guess I should clarify that “unlawful assembly” bit to provide some fairness and balance. There was heavy police presence for the entire ride, but then some asshat began shooting off heavy-duty fireworks in a residential neighborhood in the middle of the night, and that’s when police gave the order to disperse. Otherwise, the majority of the riders were at least somewhat lawful.

    I’m still waiting for the police in my neighborhood to give an order to disperse to all motor traffic after the covery of motorcycles with modified pipes disturb my peace and quiet.

  • Anonymous

    @YokotaFritz:disqus wrote: “I’m still waiting for the police in my neighborhood to give an order to
    disperse to all motor traffic after the covery of motorcycles with
    modified pipes disturb my peace and quiet.”

    Exactly! I couldn’t agree more. I’m so damn sick of a small minority of vehicles — motorbikes — with these loud exhaust setting off alarms and literally giving me a heart attack when they go by. What is it going to take for the city to crack down on this? Why do we tolerate this at all? There is so much noise which is so hard to do anything about, but this is easy to solve. I believe this is one of the most critical and overlooked issue in livability of our urban areas as noise drives people out of cities (and into car-dependent sprawl).

  • mikesonn
  • The screaming at public meetings are becoming more common when planning issues are on the agenda. It’s a Tea Party tactic, and they act to shout down anybody who disagrees with their views.

  • Tony

    Not just planning, but parking issues too (e.g., Polk St).


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Driver Found at Fault in Le Moullac’s Death (SFGate); Suhr Apologizes for Sgt. Ernst’s Behavior (SFGate) Crash Footage Discovery Gets CBS Coverage, SFBG Calls for an End to Anti-Bike Bias Bay Area Bike Share Goes Live at Noon Today (SFGate,CoCo Times, KALW, SF Mag) Bay Bridge Closed ‘Til Tuesday (SFGate, ABC,KTVU) Bike Shuttle Still Running (Cyclelicious) […]

Today’s Headlines

Supes Hold Hearing on Funding the Bike Strategy and the State of SF Bike Projects (SFBG, SF Exam) Bay Area Bike Share Now Has 80,000 Trips and 3,200 Annual Members (SFGate, Cyclelicious) Ed Reiskin Gets Contract Extension for Another Five Years as Head of the SFMTA (SFGate) BART Riders Hospitalized in Brake Incident in Tunnel (SFGate, Exam); Riders […]

Today’s Headlines

CAHSRA Approves New Plan, But Needs OK From State Legislature (SFGate, Mercury News) Muni Skips Routes to Save Overtime (Bay Citizen) Death of Cycling Father and Daughter Shakes Car-Centric Concord (Bay Citizen) Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed Bicyclist in Richmond Still at Large (KTVU, CBS 5) SF Cyclists Say Deadly Crash Shouldn’t Define City’s Bike Community (CBS […]

Today’s Headlines

Man Hit by Driver on Great Highway Remains in Serious Condition (SF Appeal) No Citation for Trucker Who Lost Control, Crashed Into Upper Market Funeral Home (Appeal) SFBC: Columbus Ave Redesign Meeting Sees Strong Support for a “Complete Street” Cyclelicious Compares Gascón and Le Moullac’s Case to Santa Cruz DA’s Handling of a Cyclist Death Want […]

Today’s Headlines

Parks Truck Driver to Face Felony Charges for Running Over Woman (Bernalwood, SFGate, Appeal) ABC 7 Reveals Video Footage of Amelie Le Moullac’s Crash SFMTA Brings Back Embarcadero Protected Bikeway for a Week During America’s Cup (Cyclelicious) “Play Streets” Brings Some Car-Free Space to the Excelsior for a Day (SFGate) Bay Area Bike Share Proving Popular (KTVU); KQED […]

Today’s Headlines

Bay Area Bike Share Set to Begin Expansion Into New Neighborhoods (SFGate) KTVU Dredges Up the Terrible Idea of Bicycle Taxing, Licensing Dispatch From a SF-Amsterdam Transplant on How SF Could Become a Bike Mecca (SFBG) SF Weekly Bike Columnist Questions the Accuracy of the SFMTA’s Bike Counts SFpark’s Pilot Period Over, Sensors Off (Exam); Examiner: […]