Today’s Headlines

  • Muni Single-Ride Fares Likely to Rise in July Instead of September (SF Examiner)
  • BOS Prez David Chiu Introduces Legislation to Reject MTA Budget (SF Gate)
  • Marin IJ: "Sausalito Takes Steps to Ease Bicycle Crunch"
  • Proposal Would Allow SF’s Street Fairs to Charge Admission (SF Examiner)
  • NY DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Kahn in Toronto for Speeches, Meetings (The Globe)
  • BART Installing Solar Panels at Richmond Maintenance Faciity (ABC7)
  • LA to Las Vegas High-Speed Rail Line in Doubt (CHSRB)
  • Weathering the Hot Temperatures on Bryant Street (Mission Loc@l)
  • Portland Asks for Help Funding Sunday Parkways (Bike Portland)
  • Virginia DOT Tries Zig-Zag Pavement Paint Job to Calm Traffic (WashCycle via Streetsblog.net)

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MTA Board Will Consider Fare Hikes, Line Cuts, Furloughs, Downsizing, Crying (SF Gate) Lowes Eyes Bayshore Blvd Location Formerly Sought by Home Depot (Examiner) (SF Gate) More on Street Repair Bond, KFC Marketers Said to Be Dismayed (Examiner) Caltrain Agrees to Share ROW With HSR for Electrification Deal (CBS 5) Planetizen Asks If High-Speed Rail […]

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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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Low Expectations for High-Speed Rail at NYU Conference (Streetsblog NY) California HSR Bidding Could Begin in Late 2011 (Biz Journal via Infrastructurist)  LA Times: "A High-Speed Zip Across Europe by Train" Software Called "Fleet Focus" Will Track SF City Vehicle Usage (SF Examiner) Central Subway Construction Will Mean End of SOMA Gas Station (SF Examiner) […]

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MTA Board Approves Budget But Weakens Parking Enforcement Proposals (Beyond Chron) It Means Fares Will Rise to $2 in July and Eight Bus Lines Will Be Eliminated (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Unannounced Turnarounds on the N-Judah Line (N-Judah Chronicles) Young Santa Rosa Man Killed by Driver While Walking in Crosswalk (Press Democrat) Pedestrian "Seriously Hurt" […]

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Board of Supes Votes Not to Reject Muni Budget After All (SF Gate, SF Examiner, SFBG, SF Appeal) Paul Hogarth’s Take on Beyond Chron: "Fear of Newsom Petulance Causes Bad Muni Budget" Muni Metro to Get New Fare Gates (SF Gate)  "Safe Streets" Bill Dies in State Legislature (Streetsblog LA) Gearing up for Bike to […]

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Mercury News: "Bay Area Transit in Crisis" Sonoma County Transit Service to Face Cuts Under Governor’s Proposal (Press Democrat) Human Transit: Don’t Assume Next Round of Muni Service Cuts Will Go Smoothly MTA Moves Ahead with Plan to Layoff More Than 100 Workers (SF Examiner) Seattle’s Community Transit Proposes Fare Hikes and Service Cuts (Seattle […]