Today’s Headlines

  • SFBC Issues Endorsements for Local Candidates in November Election (
  • 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 Group of Cross Country Runners in Petaluma (Marin IJ)
  • Driver Who Killed Pedestrian on Alameda Shoreline to Get 11 Years Under Plea Bargain (SF Gate)
  • Shoup Asks Cato Institute to Analyze Free Parking Policy for Its Employees in D.C. (Streetsblog NY)
  • In Letter to Obama, NRDC, Other Environmental Groups Call for 60MPG by 2025 (Switchboard)
  • Rumored Muni Driver Sickout May Not Happen, But SFMTA Preparing Nonetheless (SF Examiner)
  • Former GG Bridge District Employee Arrested on Charges of Embezzlement (SF Gate)
  • AC Transit Board Candidates “Press Ahead, Off the Radar” (Bay Citizen)

We’re taking the day off along with our New York colleagues to observe Rosh Hashanah. We’ll be back in full force Monday.


Today’s Headlines

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" […]

Today’s Headlines

It’s Election Day (SF Appeal, SF Gate, SFist) L.A. Road Rage Doc Convicted of Assault on Bicyclists (LAT, VeloNews, Streetsblog LA) Bicyclist Struck and Killed by AC Transit Bus Driver in Hayward (BCN via ABC7) Driver Arrested on Assault Charges After Nearly Hitting a Parking Officer (Press Democrat) Budget Update on Today’s MTA Board Agenda; […]

The 2012 SF Streetsies, Part 2

Here is the second and final installment of Streetsblog SF’s first-ever Streetsie Awards. In case you missed them, check out Part 1 and the voting results from the recent reader poll. We’ll return to our regular programming on Wednesday. Biggest Fumble Why are so few drivers charged for killing pedestrians in San Francisco? District Attorney George Gascón’s answer demolished […]