Today’s Headlines

  • Bike Plan EIR Should Be Certified By June, Lanes Striped By August (SFBG) (SF Gate) (Ecolocalizer)
  • SFCTA Releases $36 Million of Prop K Funds to Speed Doyle Drive Project (Examiner)
  • City Departments Budget $1.2 Million for Air Travel; Newsom Starts CO2 Offset Fund (Examiner)
  • When a Tanker Truck Explodes on 280 This Weekend, Don’t Worry, It’s Just for TV (Examiner)
  • EPA Announces It Will Regulate Greenhouse Gases (NYT)
  • Governors Propose Using Stim Funds On I-5 Corridor for "Green Fuel" Stations (Grist)
  • Driving Declined in January for 14th Straight Month (Infrastructurist)
  • Tata’s $2,000 Car, The Nano, Debuts in India, Could Come to the U.S. (NYT, Reuters)
  • Why Don’t Papers Describe Traffic Deaths Like Other Killings? (GGW via Streetsblog.net)

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Merc: "VTA is in Dire Straights, Yet Has Major Expansion Plans"  Bay Area Cities Protest State Raids on Transit and Local Funds (San Mateo Daily Journal) SFBG: "Muni Layoffs Don’t Make Sense"  SamTrans Bus Driver Arrested for Allegedly Driving Drunk (San Mateo County Times) Doyle Drive Off-Ramp Closure "Goes Smoothly" (SF Gate)  Brighter LED Lights […]

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BART Will Join Translink Later This Summer (SF Gate) Booming Bicycle Traffic to Sausalito Has Some Residents Upset (SF Gate) Survey Says Californians Willing to Limit Flights for High Speed Rail (Examiner) 511.org Offers Up to $100 for Driving in HOV Lanes (CC Times) Contra Costa Times Looks at Mileage Tax Debate ‘Back Seat Driver’ […]

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Shooting Prompts New Call for Civilian Oversight of BART Police (SFBG, SFGate) Meantime, BART Considers Curtailing Some Evening Service (SF Examiner) And Has Gotten Rid of its "Rude Rider Hall of Shame" (Akit’s Complaint via SFist) Muni’s On-Time Performance Still Lagging (SF Examiner) Muni Diaries: "Putting the 20 Questions Ball in Charge of TEP" Schwarzenegger […]

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Today on the Streetsblog Network, we ever-so-gingerly broach the issue of etiquette when pedestrians and cyclists share the same space. Mayor Adrian Fenty has proclaimed pedestrian safety as a top priority, and is backing up his words with millions in federal stimulus funds and a pedestrian master plan. Adam Voiland at DC Bicycle Transportation Examiner […]

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Police Brace for More Protests in Oakland Today Over BART Shooting (Merc, KTVU, Beyond Chron) VTA Set to Approve Funding for BART Project Today (VTA Watch) Study: Public Transit Riders Save an Average of $8,368 A Year by Not Driving (SF Examiner) Muni Catching A Lot More Fare Evaders (SF Gate) N-Judah Chronicles: 2009 "May […]