Today’s Headlines

  • San Francisco Nurse Killed by a Driver While Walking to Work (BCN via CBS5)
  • Couple Accused in Hit-and-Run Death of USC Student Refuses Plea Deal (LAT)
  • Muni Driver Commits Suicide by Jumping Off the Golden Gate Bridge (SF Weekly)
  • SF Examiner: "Group Seeks to Derail Subway Project"
  • "Cash for Clunkers" Senate Debate: McCain’s Talking Sense, Schumer’s Not (NY Daily News, CBS2)
  • Zipcar’s NY Promos Are Killing Its Livable Streets Cred (PSFK via NYFI)
  • Seattle’s New Light Rail Line Opens After a Very Long Gestation Period (NY Times)
  • GG Bridge District GM "Passed Over for Reno Job" (Marin IJ)
  • A Sunday Walk in the Mission District (Mission Loc@l)
  • Bixi Bike Share Program Demo Comes to Golden Gate Park (SF Gate)
  • Bicyclists Tackle SF’s Steep Hills in The Seven Hills of Hell Bike Tour (Bikes and the City)

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Today’s Headlines

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SFBC Issues Endorsements for Local Candidates in November Election (SFBike.org/vote) Mission Loc@l Profiles the Bike Coalition’s Valet Parking Crew, Who Park 10,000 Bikes a Year SF Seeks $52k in Legal Fees from Rob Anderson’s Coalition for Adequate Review (SF Examiner) SFMTA Will Install Speed Radar Signs on Masonic Avenue (BIKE NOPA) Young Driver Hits, Injures […]

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Mayor Promises Mid-Market Street Revitalization (City Insider, The Snitch, BCN via CBS5) BART Board Considering 10 Cent Transbay Tube Surcharge (SF Gate) Divisadero Repavement Project Progressing; Completion Expected by March (BIKE NOPA) Bay Area Air Quality District "Toughens Up Emission Rules" (SF Gate) 62-year-old Man Hit and Killed by Driver in Downtown Gilroy (Gilroy Dispatch) […]

SFBC: Golden Gate Bridge Bike/Ped Toll “Out of Sync With Bay Area Values”

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A toll for people walking and biking across the Golden Gate Bridge will be considered for study tomorrow by the Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District’s Board of Directors. The SF Bicycle Coalition is calling on sustainable transportation advocates to oppose the fee, calling it an tired idea that would discourage walking and biking. […]

SFBC Rec Ride: Family Golden Gate Bridge to Ft. Baker Ride

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"Join SF Bicycle Coalition member Tim Hurley on a family ride traversing Marina Green and Chrissy Field, then through the Presidio to the Golden Gate Bridge. Once across the Bridge, it’s a curving coast down to Ft. Baker. The return trip follows the same course, so those who wish to visit the Discovery Museum can […]

Today’s Headlines

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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 […]

Today’s Headlines

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Happy Bike to Work Day! Please remember to send your photos to our Flickr pool. Supes Delay Action on MTA Budget; Rejection Threat Looms (SF Examiner) More on the Suspension of Proof of Payment Stings from SF Examiner BART Close to Hiring New Police Chief from Fairfield (SF Gate) Calif. Watch: Federal Climate Bill Would […]