Today’s Headlines

  • Repealing Sunday Parking Meters: Matier and Ross Still Miss the Point on Turnover (SFGate)
  • 91-Year-Old Woman Dies After Being Hit by Cement Truck in Lower Pac Heights Last Week (SFGate)
  • Rainbow Crosswalks on Castro? City Asks Residents to Weigh in on Design (BAR, ABC)
  • Proposals for Haight-Ashbury Streetscape Plan to Be Shopped at Meeting This Week (Uppercasing)
  • Sup. Avalos Bill Would Send Unclaimed Stolen Bikes to Bike Build Convivios (SF Examiner, Weekly)
  • When SFMTA’s “Handshake” With Shuttles Ends, Will Bus Stop Violators Be Ticketed? (48 Hills)
  • First Sunset Residents Un-Pave Front Yards Under Sup. Katy Tang’s Incentive Program (SF Examiner)
  • Passenger-Less BART Train De-Rails in Concord (SFGate 1, 2, KTVU, CBS)
  • State Senator Proposes Bicycle Tax (Cycelicious, UA); Cyclelicious Keeps Tabs on Bike Legislation
  • More on Sen. Steingberg’s Proposed Gas Carbon Tax (KQED); KQED Forum Discusses
  • Lawrence Expressway Plans an Opportunity to Call for Safer Streets Around Caltrain Station (PTA)
  • SPUR Examines the Vision for Silicon Valley Campus Surrounded By Housing Instead of Parking

More headlines at Streetsblog USA

  • gneiss

    Another fact free opinion piece from Rebecca Solnit on what’s wrong with the city. Amazing how far afield she needs to send her work in order to get it published.

  • Jamison Wieser

    Shhhh… quiet about that bike tax, after $6 Muni fares we don’t want Mayor Lee getting any more ideas about how he can subsidize “free” parking.

  • aslevin

    Bike tax – so what is the bike mode share in DeSaulnier’s district – and why is he trying to keep it that way?

  • murphstahoe

    Maybe he’s preparing to move to another, more red district for a run at US congress.

  • Chris J.

    Don’t forget the skateboard tax, the roller blade tax, the razor scooter tax, the tricycle tax, the unicycle tax, and the sneaker tax.

  • omaryak

    Will the crosswalks on Castro be elevated? Those designs look potentially confusing to drivers otherwise. I’d rather see the normal white stripes filled in with solid colors.


Today’s Headlines

Man in His 60s Critically Injured by Tour Bus Driver at 7th and Mission (ABC, KTVU) SFBG: Mayor Lee Has Failed to Deliver on Promises to Fund Bicycling, Pedestrian Safety Plans SFMTA Announces New Diversion Proposals to Get Cars Off of Market Street (SFGate) Proposal for $6 F-Line Fares Dropped by SFMTA (SFGate, SFBay) Report: Muni Among the Nation’s […]

Today’s Headlines

SFMTA to Install Bicycle Traffic Counter on Market Street at 9th (SFBC, SFBay, City Insider) Three Injured in Car Crash at Fulton and 43rd Ave. in the Outer Richmond (SF Appeal) Becky Lee, Woman Killed by Driver Last Week, Was a Custodian at Sunnyside Elementary (CBS) Plans Unveiled to Expand SF Ferry Terminal (SocketSite) SFMTA Surveying […]

Today’s Headlines

SFMTA Adds Temporary Sidewalk Extensions on Sixth Street Using Paint, Planters (SF Examiner) SFPD Ups Presence on Muni, Launches Campaign Urging Riders to Be Aware (SFGate, KQED, KTVU) Bryan Goodwin, Wheelchair-Bound Man Killed at Market/Octavia, Fought for Safer Streets (SFGate) More on Bay Area Bike Share’s Ridership Stats and Expansion Plans (SF Examiner) BART’s Safety Practices […]

Today’s Headlines

Muni to Launch E-Embarcadero Streetcar Service on August 1 (SF Examiner) SFPD Park Station Plans to Educate Bicycle Riders for 20 Days, Then Crack Down (Hoodline) SFMTA Ramps Up “Box-Blocking” Tickets in Rincon Hill in June; More on Muni Bus Proposals (Hoodline) SFMTA Proposes Daylighting at 13 Intersections on Lombard Street in the Marina (SF Examiner) More on […]

Today’s Headlines

Sup. Wiener Introduces Transportation Sustainability Fee With Mayor Lee’s Backing (SFGate) SFBC Member Makes Case Against Organization’s Bid to Change Board Election Bylaws (Cyclelicious) City Presents Plans for Folsom Street With Protected Bike Lanes Near Transbay Center (Hoodline) SF Examiner Readers Back SFPD Park Station Captain’s Crackdown on Bike “Scofflaws” (1, 2) Mayor Lee: City Vehicles to […]

Today’s Headlines

SFMTA Board Approves Fees for Private Shuttle Use of Muni Stops (SFGate, SFBG, SF Appeal) Eviction Protesters Block Another Tech Bus at Market and Eighth (SF Examiner, KQED, SFBG) SF Examiner to Mayor Lee: Keep Sunday Parking Meters Running Tonight: SFMTA Open House to Showcase Wiggle Street Plans (Haighteration) Thursday: Public Meeting to Weigh in on […]