Today’s Headlines

  • Muni’s Streetcar #1 to Undergo $1.9 Million Renovation (SF Gate)
  • Oakland Planning Commission to Consider Changing Zoning Rules (SF Gate)
  • What Makes People Afraid of Urbanism? (TOW via
  • Fog City Journal: "Newsom Allies Maneuver to Appoint Mazzola to GG Bridge Commish"
  • Public Meeting on Presidio Main Post Canceled (SF Gate, SF Citizen)
  • BAAQMD Offers Grants to Reduce Diesel Pollution (BCN via KRON)
  • Obama Boasts of 2,000 Stim-Funded Transportation Projects (WaPo)
  • Orange County Protesters Stage Mock Funeral for Public Transit (OCRegister)
  • LA City Council Revises LAPD Speeding Policy (LAT)
  • San Jose Bicycle Shop Owner Dreams of Bicycle Museum/Beer Garden (Merc)


SFMTA Report: JFK Protected Bike Lanes Have Calmed Park Traffic

John F. Kennedy Drive in Golden Gate Park is a bit calmer since it was reconfigured for San Francisco’s first parking-protected bike lane — and a majority of people like the change, according to a preliminary report [PDF] recently released by the SF Municipal Transportation Agency. Since JFK was redesigned, average speeds are down by two […]