Today’s Headlines

  • AC Transit Strike Called Off After Unions, Management Reach Agreement (NBC, CBSSFGate, Merc)
  • Gov’s Board to Hear Facts on BART Dispute (SF Exam), and it Probably Won’t Solve Anything (NBC)
  • Labor Professor: Banning Transit Strikes Didn’t Work in New York City (SF Chronicle)
  • As if Urban Planning is New, Libertarian Group Sues Against Plan Bay Area (SFGate, Business Times)
  • Video: Former Mayor Art Agnos Compares 8 Washington to the Embarcadero Freeway (SFGate)
  • No Stats to Blame Texting Pedestrians, but That Won’t Stop Stanley Roberts From Grabbing Ratings
  • Meanwhile, SF Weekly Wonders if There Are Any Stats to Blame Drunk Pedestrians for Crashes in SF
  • Cyclelicious Hunts Bike-Share Stations in San Jose, Plus: a Look at the Man in Charge
  • Latest Version of the CA Driver’s Handbook Devotes More Ink to Bicycling (Cyclelicious)
  • Listen in on KQED Forum‘s Discussion on the CPUC’s Attempts to Regulate Ride-Share Services
  • Marinwood to Celebrate Measures to Curb Freeway Drivers Cutting Through Neighborhood (Marin IJ)
  • Oakland Driver Gets Manslaughter Charges for Killing Passenger While Fleeing Police (SFGate)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • me

    Re: Stanley Roberts – Did anyone else notice the KRON van parked in a white zone around :28?

  • Sean Rea

    Pedestrians should look out while crossing streets because careless drivers may hit them. But his video is tantamount to victim blaming, particularly with the woman who walking up Van Ness who is clearly in a crosswalk. Were she to be hit it would be the driver’s fault, not hers.

  • Anonymous

    re: CA Drivers Handbook

    Good news!

    Too bad no drivers on the road today will ever read it.

  • mikesonn

    Exactly!

  • Anonymous

    WELL I READ IT AND ITZ ALL BS. BIKES NEED TO GET OFF THE ROAD AND BACK ON SIDEWALKZ!!!

  • Anonymous

    Drivers don’t need handbooks; we just need lots and lots of gasoline.