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

Woman on Bike Hospitalized by Driver at Embarcadero and Broadway (SF Appeal) Pedestrian Advocates and SFMTA Planners Look to Make a Safer Sixth Street (The Epoch Times) BART Labor Negotiations Get Underway (SFGate) BART Board Member: Bay Area Drivers Rely on BART Too (CoCo Times) Wall Street Journal Checks In With BART Director Grace Grunican […]

Today’s Headlines

Sup. Eric Mar Requests Study of Safety Benefits of Lowering Speed Limits in SF (SF Examiner) SFBC Wants You to Tell Your Supervisor to Fill the $10M Funding Gap Left for Vision Zero Taxi Driver Hits Pedestrian at Fifth and Market Streets (SF Appeal) More Coverage of the Central Subway’s Progress With Completion of Digging (SFGate) Muni […]

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: Without Meters, Parking Enforcement Will Focus Elsewhere on Sundays (KTVU) SFBC: Tell City Leaders You Want Cars Off the Marina Bike/Ped Path Driver Hit by L-Taraval Train on 15th Ave, Backing Up Line (SFist) Bayview Woman Arrested for Driving Into Security Guard Pleads Not Guilty (SF Examiner) Typos in SF’s Imprinted Street Names “Humanize […]

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 […]

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