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Today’s Headlines

  • BART Board Will Not Raise Fares This Year to Balance Its Budget (KCBS)
  • And It's Questioning the Independent Shooting Investigation (Merc, ABC7)
  • NIMBY Complaints Over Peninsula HSR Line Continue (CHSRB, VTA Watch)
  • Sausalito Launches Study on How to Improve Bike Facilities (Marin IJ)
  • Bike, Pedestrian Improvements Planned on Palo Alto's Oregon Expressway (Palo Alto Daily)
  • Report: Better Ped/Bike Infrastructure Can Prevent Cancer (Examiner via Streetsblog.net)
  • Caltrain Celebrates $35 Million Palo Alto Station Revamp (Merc)
  • Obama Budget Includes Revenue From Carbon Auctions (Grist, WaPo, Green Inc)
  • Revised Plan Released for Presidio Main Post (SF Gate, SF Citizen)
  • Mountain View Gets Bicycle-Friendly Award (SVBC)
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Today’s Headlines

  • Former Oak Trib Reporter Dies from Injuries Suffered in N-Judah Crash (Merc)
  • Muni Bus Crashes into Light Poles, Building (ABC7)
  • Obama Tells Mayors Not to Waste Stimulus Money (Sac Bee)
  • Transpo Secretary Considering VMT Tax, More Highway, Bridge Tolls (AP, Yglesias)
  • Bronx Burrough President to Head White House Urban Affairs Office (WaPo, News, The Caucus)
  • HSR Authority Agrees to Extend Public Comment for SF to SJ Line (Merc
  • What's Next for High Speed Rail Stimulus Funds? (NYT)
  • SF Rec and Parks Commish Okays Plan to Install 2,000 Parking Meters (SF Gate)
  • Road Diets on the Way in St. Louis (Urban Review STL via Streetsblog.net)
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Today’s Headlines

  • New York's Schumer Supports $5 Billion More for Transit in Stimulus (NYT)
  • Stimulus for the 'Next American Dream' (SF Gate)
  • Auto Industry to Court Obama Adminstration, Barbara Boxer at DC Car Show (Detroit News)
  • BART Deal to Provide WiFi Systemwide for $30 a Month, $300 a Year (SF Gate, CNET)
  • Parking Fees Go Up Today at Three BART Peninsula Stations (Merc)
  • Electricians 'Lapse' Likely Caused Last Spring's BART Fire (Merc)
  • Samtrans Begins Fare Hikes (KCBS, Coco Times)
  • More on the Money Woes at Bay Area Transit Agencies (Merc
  • Report Urges Seattle's Sound Transit to More Closely Monitor Costs (Seattle PI)
  • Real Estate Speculators Want to Raise City's Condo Conversion Cap (Beyond Chron)
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Today’s Headlines

  • BART Shooting Investigation Troubled From the Beginning (SF Gate)
  • AC Transit Considers Raising Fares by 25 Cents (SF Gate, Coco Times)
  • SF Mayor's Train Box Statement Draws Concern from AC Transit President (SF Gate)
  • Tesla Motors Dumps Plan to Build Auto Plant in San Jose (Merc)
  • Envisioning a Future Interstate Rail Network (The Transport Politic via Streetsblog Network)
  • Countering the Peninsula NIMBY Opposition to High Speed Rail (CHSRB)
  • The N-Judah's Wild Wednesday (N-Judah Chronicles)
  • Progress on Portland's First Locally Produced Streetcar (Portland Transport)
  • High School Students Create New Walking Tour of SF (ABC7)
  • Sac Bee: "The Fixie Is In"
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Today’s Headlines

  • House Set to Vote on Stimulus (Merc, TPMDC)
  • Jerry Nadler's Transit Amendment Will Also Reach House Floor (T4America via Streetsblog Network)
  • NYT's John Leonhardt Says Stimulus Lacks "Fresh, Reformist Thinking"
  • Will California's High-Speed Rail Project See Stimulus Money? (Daily Californian)
  • Muni Deficit May Stall Improvements (SF Gate
  • More on Tom Radulovich's Call for the BART GM to Resign (Coco Times)
  • Novato Looks to Spruce Up Its Downtown (Marin IJ)
  • 9-year-old Becomes 4th Hit-And-Run Victim in San Jose (NBC11)
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Today’s Headlines

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Today’s Headlines

  • Former BART Officer Arrested on Murder Charges; More Protests Planned (Merc, SFGate)
  • Looming Deficit has BART Looking at Service Cuts, Fare Increases (SFGate
  • And the Lean Budget Times Extend to All Transit Agencies, Including Sacramento (Sac Bee)
  • Google Maps Visualize Transit Lines (The Transport Politic)
  • Shovel-Ready Mass Transit: The Nation Talks to a Chicago Transit Official (The Nation)
  • Financier Steven Rattner Likely 'Car Czar' (NYT)
  • Business-First Ideology Clouding State Budget Negotiations? (Coco Times)
  • "Rougher Roads Lie Ahead" for SF's New Progressive Supes Majority (SFBG)
  • Concord Approves Plan for Former Military Base (Coco Times
  • SFBG: "Streetsblog Throws An Edgy Curve into San Francisco Bicycle Coverage"
  • Spain's High Speed Rail "Revolution in Travel Habits" (Guardian UK via CHSPRB