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Today’s Headlines

  • Labor Day Transit Closures (Examiner)
  • The Significance of the BART Bond (SFChron)
  • How to Hush BART (Wired)
  • Important Events and Dates in BARTs Life (SFChron)
  • More on BART Perks (Curbed)
  • Challenges of Expanding Bay Area Ferries (Examiner)
  • Rents Higher Now in East Coast Cities (Curbed)
  • San Francisco’s Ugly Buildings (Curbed)
  • Caltrans Can’t Stop Widening Roads (Almanac)
  • Caltrain Electrification Bill Awaits Governor’s Signature (CBSLocalDailyJournal)
  • Rental Bikes Lack Lights (KRON4)
  • More on Parking for God (SFWeekly)

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Today’s Headlines

  • BART Modifies Wheels to Reduce Noise (SFGate, SFBay, CBSLocal)
  • Muni Monthly Pass Rises Today (SFExaminer)
  • Golden Gate Ferry Slips Showing Age (MarinIJ)
  • Man Hit with Bottle During Mugging on Muni (SFGate)
  • AC Transit Bus Drivers Refuse to Take Bus…and Nobody Sees the Irony (CBSLocal)
  • More on Coming SoMa Protected Intersection (SFExaminer)
  • Taking Stock of Oakland’s Auto Row Developments (Socketsite)
  • Bay Area Housing Market Still Great…if You Are Selling Houses (Curbed)
  • Sacramento Cuts Deals on Environmental Spending (DailyJournal)
  • The Future of Uberville and Who Gets Left Behind (Verge)
  • Commentary: Work as a Region and Develop Near Transit to Solve Housing Issues (Almanac)

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Today’s Headlines

  • How is SFMTA paying for its New Trains? (SFist)
  • More Tech Shuttles Coming (SFist)
  • More on BART Perks Attempt to East Overcrowding (SFGate, SFBay)
  • Temporary Transbay Is Actually Not Bad (SFChron)
  • More on Condo Market Adjustments (SFGate)
  • Housing Prices Literally Making People Sick (BizJournals)
  • Another Tower Proposed for Downtown Oakland (BizJournals)
  • Plans Develop to Add Height to Existing SoMa Building (Socketsite)
  • More on SoMa Protected Intersection (KQED)
  • Suits Filed in Marina District Crash (SFExaminer)
  • Google Carpooling App Could Threaten Ride-Hail (DailyJournal)
  • Redwood City Pushes Ground-Floor Retail (DailyJournal)

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Today’s Headlines

  • New Muni Fleet Under Construction (SFExaminer, SFBay)
  • Sunset Tunnel Seismic Retrofit (Hoodline)
  • Senator Says Let BART Break (KQED)
  • London Starting 24-Hour Tube Service–Why Can’t BART? (Wired)
  • Two Stabbed on BART Train (EastBayTimes, SFGate)
  • Don’t Smoke Crack on BART Please (SFist)
  • Another Complication in the Bay Area’s Housing Market–Renter Blacklists (ABC7)
  • Cities Segregated by Income (Curbed)
  • Housing Prices Still Smashing Records While Condos Slip Slightly (Socketsite)
  • How Transit Drives Gentrification (Phys)
  • San Jose Motorists Don’t Like Sharrows (MercNews)
  • Bike Pedal Caused Sierra Fire? (SFChron)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Muni Works to Fix Problem Tracking Ridership (SFBay)
  • The Man Who Tracks Tech Buses (SFExaminer)
  • More on Coming Protected Intersection in SoMa (Curbed)
  • BART Bringing Retail to Stations (BusinessTimes)
  • Oakland Bus Improvement Breaks Ground (KQED)
  • Building Electric Buses (EastBayTimes)
  • Proposed Howard Terminal Stadium (EastBayTimes)
  • Santa Clara Cyclists Try to Save Freedom Bridge (MercNews)
  • Free Hugs at Fairfax Street Event (MarinIJ)
  • Motorists Plowing into Houses, Buildings and Toll Booths (SFExaminer1, SFExaminer2, EastBayTimes)
  • San Francisco Transit and other Construction over the Decades (SFGate)
  • Commentary: Integrate Housing and Transit (SFExaminer)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Golden Gate Eight Bus Saved (SFExaminer, MarinIJ)
  • Uber Testing Flat Rate to Compete with Transit (CNNMoney)
  • SF’s First Half-Protected Intersection Coming to 9th and Division (Hoodline)
  • Letters on Mission Bay Development and Bicycle Licensing (SFExaminer)
  • More Infill Apartments Coming to Mid-Mission (Socketsite)
  • Cell Phone Thefts on BART (EastBayTimes)
  • Stabbing Victim at Civic Center BART (SFGate, SFExaminer)
  • Man Tries to Abduct Child from Muni Platform (CBSLocal)
  • Two Men Killed by Amtrak Trains in Separate Incidents in Oakland (EastBayTimes)
  • Rebuild of Caltrain-Adjacent Hillsdale Shopping Center Begins (DailyJournal)
  • Transit Oriented Developers Fight Anti-Density Forces on Peninsula (BizJournal)
  • SF Bike Advocates from 1972 (SFChron)

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Today’s Headlines

  • SFMTA Shows Mockups of New Trains (SFGate)
  • Neighbors want More Parking for Mission District Development (MissionLocal)
  • “Intercept Poll” Shows Most People Approve of Mission Red Lanes (Curbed)
  • A Look at the Inner Mission (SFist)
  • Another Muni Operator Attacked (SFExam)
  • Possible Stabbing at Civic Center BART (EastBayTimes, KRON4)
  • More on Cab Collision on Market and Sutter (Hoodline)
  • Condos Planned for KRON site (Socketsite)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions Bills Go to Governor’s Desk (KQED)
  • Sec Foxx Pushes Measure to Extend BART to Santa Clara (CBSLocal)
  • Orinda Senator will Vote Against BART Bond (SFChron)
  • Commentary: Marin Renters Need Protections (MarinIJ)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Three Hurt When Cab Jumps Sidewalk (SFExam, SFBay, Hoodline)
  • Man Delays BART by Smashing Windows with Golf Club (SFGate)
  • More on BART Efforts to Fight Urine Smell in Elevators (BusinessInsider)
  • Muni Plans Cash Fare Increase (SFBay)
  • More on Muni’s New Trains (Curbed)
  • Still Waiting for the Bay Bridge Bike Path Eastern Span Completion (SFGate)
  • SF Negotiating with Car2Go in Bid to Reduce Parking Demand (SFExam)
  • AB32 Extension Passes Assembly (EastBayTimes, KQED, DailyJournal)
  • Is SF Asking Developers for Too Much Affordable Housing? (SFist)
  • American Cyclery Pushes Parklet At Frederick & Stanyan (Hoodline)
  • Fight to Save Tiburon Bus Route Continues (MarinIJ)
  • Bay Meadows Transit Oriented Housing Project Moves Forward (DailyJournal)

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Today’s Headlines

  • New Law Decriminalizes Fare Beating for Minors (SFGate)
  • Getting the Pee Smell out of BART Elevators (CBSLocal)
  • Van Ness Bus Construction Upgrades Will Start in November (SFBay)
  • More on Transit Agency Subsidies for Lyft and Uber to Help Solve “Last Mile” Problem (KQED)
  • Update on the Salesforce Tower (Curbed)
  • Oakland Now Epicenter of Real Estate Craze (Bloomberg)
  • Burlingame City Council Opposes Rent Control (DailyJournal)
  • As San Mateo Also Wrestles with Rent Provisions (DailyJournal)
  • Belmont to Discuss Plans for More Centralized Downtown (DailyJournal)
  • Commentary: Calling out the Double Standard in “Parking for God” (SFExam)
  • Commentary: Housing Projects at Risk with Planning Department Down Two Members (SFExam)

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Today’s Headlines

  • More on Cap & Trade Helping to Fund New Muni Trains (SFExaminer)
  • Bus Driver Group Accuses SFMTA of Not Standing by its Employees (SFGate)
  • Supply Causing Some Moderation of Rents (SFExaminer)
  • More on Stall of Brown’s By Right Proposal (Curbed)
  • Design for Affordable Housing at Broadway and Front (Socketsite)
  • Caltrans to Blow Up Remaining Old Eastern Span Piers (SFBay)
  • BART Delays Sunday Evening from Power Failure (EastBayTimes)
  • Berkeley BART Station to Lose Rotunda (CBSLocal)
  • Neighbors Oppose Burlingame Condos Near Caltrain and Downtown (DailyJournal)
  • Join a Walk of San Francisco (SFExaminer)
  • Prettiest Street in SF (Curbed)
  • Commentary: BART Needs Billions (EastBayTimes)

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