Today’s Headlines

  • Man Killed in Hit-n-Run Crash While Walking in the Bayview (SF Gate)
  • Activists Protest Unsafe Streets in Pune, India (World Streets via Streetsblog Network)
  • States Under Pressure to Make Quick Decisions on Stim Money Projects (AP)
  • Highway Expansions Aren’t Compatible With a Green Recovery (NPR)
  • Republicans "Cry Foul" Over High Speed Rail Funding (LAT)
  • WaPo: Senator Boxer Should Give Carbon Tax a Fair Hearing 
  • State Senate Still Trying to Pass a Budget (LAT)
  • New Housing Development Proposed on Former San Jose Railroad Route (Merc)
  • SF Planning Director Tours His Favorite Buildings in the City (SF Gate)
  • Amgen Tour Speeds Ahead Despite Rain and Thefts (Merc, SF Gate)
  • "Tour de Everyday" Ride Through Santa Cruz (IndyMedia

We’re taking the day off for the holiday and will resume a regular schedule tomorrow.

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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 […]

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House Passes Stimulus Bill; Only 5% Goes to Infrastructure (LAT, Boston Globe) Nadler Amendment for Transit Clears While Amtrak Cuts Are Nixed (WSJ, Transbay Blog) Marin Looks to Grab Some Stimulus Funds (Marin IJ) Santa Cruz Will End Free Parking on Main Corridors (Merc) Nevada Considers Congestion Pricing (Merc) Court Refuses to Stop Bayview Redevelopment […]

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BART Shooting Investigation Centers on Video; Claim Filed by Victim’s Family (SF Gate, Merc) SFBG Editorial: Structure of BART Police Force Recipe for Disaster And More Coverage Today of BART’s Plan to Trim Evening Service (SF Gate, Coco Times) Transit Agencies Still Seeking Aid from Government Nationwide (Pro Publica) Peskin Calls for Special Election, Tax […]

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More on San Francisco’s First Raised Bike Lane on Market Street (CityLab, Exam, SFBC, Kron4) SF City Report Recommends Automated Cameras to Enforce Speed Limits (SF Gate) CEQA Lawsuit Against Private Employer Buses Begins Today (Exam) MuniMobile Smartphone Payment App Now Available (Akit, SFist) Status of Current San Francisco Subway Projects (Muniverse) Caltrain Replaces Tilton Avenue Bridge in San Mateo, First of […]