Today’s Headlines

  • LA Times Reports on Ca. High-Speed Rail Concerns; CAHSRB Criticizes the Coverage
  • Peninsula Cities Anxious for HSR Report on San Mateo County (San Mateo Daily Journal)
  • More Coverage of Friday’s MTA Board Meeting from SF Gate, ABC7, Fog City Journal
  • Chronicle Story on "Latest Attempt to Reform Muni" (SF Gate)
  • SFgo Signs Finally Removed on Fell and Oak Streets (BIKE NOPA)
  • The Mainstream Media Tries to Stir Up a Critical Mass Controversy in SF (ABC7)
  • VTA LRV Hits, Kills Pedestrian at Katrina Court (ABC7)
  • BART Delays to Pittsburg/Bay Point Likely Because of Track Project (BCN via CBS5)
  • Utah Legislature Considers a Rolling Stop Law for Bicyclists (Deseret News)
  • Portland Installs Two-Stage Left Turn for Cyclists (Bike Portland)
  • Yglesias: Transit Is as American as Apple Pie
  • Seinfeld Gets Driven to TV Studio. Yada, Yada, Yada… Cops Investigate His Placard (1010WINS, Post)

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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 […]

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Oakland Parking Officers Were Ordered Not to Enforce in Wealthier Neighborhoods (SF Gate) Oakland PCOs Will Now Snap Photos of Parking Violations (East Bay Express) City Insider’s First Line About New P2P Projects: "It’ll Soon Get a Little Harder to Drive" C.W. Nevius: "Outrage Grows Over Muni Operators’ Pay" (SF Gate) Nat Ford: Cyclists, Peds […]

Loving the Blue Bike Lane in Brisbane

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While all bicycle facility improvements in San Francisco remain at a halt because of a disruptive bike injunction, other Bay Area cities are moving ahead. Take Brisbane. Our reporter, Matthew Roth, snapped this photo of a blue bike lane that was installed near the Brisbane/South San Francisco border in early January. The concept was thought […]