Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood Gets Softball Questions at Confirmation Hearing (WaPo, NYT, AP)
  • Senate Coalition to Push for More Transit Funding in Stimulus Bill (Open Left)
  • CA High Speed Rail Chair Calls for Better Commuter Rail at Transpo Forum (NL Times)
  • Schwarzenegger Asks Obama for Tougher Tailpipe Emissions Restrictions (SF Gate)
  • SFO Launches "Green" Rental Car Program, Incentives for Hybrids (Greenerati)
  • SF Auto Row Sees Another Dealer Go Down (SF Citizen)
  • MTC Regional Transportation Plan Draft Released (Transbay)
  • Vallejo Transit Officials Worry State Budge Cuts Will Hit Transit Hard (Times-Herald)
  • Harri-Oak Livable Streets Plan Workshop in Oakland Tonight (Future Oakland)

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This Week: Workforce, Bicycle Coalition Board Meeting, Dumbarton

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Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday Workforce Development in Oakland. Listen to a discussion on workforce development strategies and specific projects that are poised to make an impact in Oakland. Tuesday, Feb. 26, 12:30-1:30 p.m., SPUR Oakland, 1544 Broadway, Oakland. Tuesday S.F. Bicycle Coalition Board Meeting. SF Bicycle Coalition members are invited […]

Today’s Headlines

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Oakland Parking Officers Were Ordered Not to Enforce in Wealthier Neighborhoods (SF Gate) Oakland PCOs Will Now Snap Photos of Parking Violations (East Bay Express) City Insider’s First Line About New P2P Projects: "It’ll Soon Get a Little Harder to Drive" C.W. Nevius: "Outrage Grows Over Muni Operators’ Pay" (SF Gate) Nat Ford: Cyclists, Peds […]
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This Week: Transit Week, Advisory Committee, True Cost of Driving

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Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday/today! Transit Week Kicks Off. The San Francisco Transit Riders, a grassroots advocacy group for world-class transit in San Francisco, presents its second annual Transit Week, a celebration of public transit, those who ride it, and the operators who get us safely from point A to B. […]

Today’s Headlines

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Senate Stimulus Bill Contains $2 Billion for High-Speed Rail (CHSRB) Schumer Outlines Plan to Provide More Stim Money for Public Transit (NY1) MTA To Consider Paying Millions in Muni Crash Settlements (SF Gate)  SF Mayor Wants to Cut Legal Fund That Helps Tenants Facing Ellis Act Evictions (Beyond Chron) And He’s Against Putting Tax Measures […]

Today’s Headlines

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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 […]