Today’s Headlines

  • BART Unions and Management Both Offer Concessions to Avoid Strike (Mercury NewsSac Bee)
  • …But Strike Could Start Monday (SF GateABCCBS)
  • BART to Install Test Canopy Over 19th Street Oakland Station to Protect Escalators (SF Business Times)
  • San Francisco Art Students Invent Vibrating Helmet That Warns of Dangers (Huff Post)
  • Berkeley Provides 1,000 Free Bus Passes, Increases Street Parking Rates (CoCo Times)
  • San Jose Adds Two Miles of Green Bike Lanes to Hedding Street (CBS)
  • Streetline Releases API for Accessing Real-Time Parking Data (SF Business Times)
  • Bicyclist Shot and Killed Near A Street and International Blvd in Oakland (KTVU, SFist)
  • Drunk Driver Charged With Murder for Killing Three People in March 9 Daly City Crash (Mercury News)
  • Man Killed, Three People Injured in Jeep Rollover Crash Near San Jose (CoCo Times)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • Sean Rea

    I also have an invention that will warn cyclists of dangers. It’s called “taking your earbuds out while cycling”.

  • I think the helmet system is sorta silly, too, but assuming it worked great, I could see it helping with the “OMG electric car is silent” and for those of us with hearing loss and no echo-location capability.

  • Anonymous