Today’s Headlines

  • Man on Bike Critically Injured After Striking Car From Rear at Fifth and Bryant (SF Appeal, SFist)
  • BART Board Approves Labor Contract Without Paid Family Leave Clause (SF Exam, SFBGKTVU)
  • BART Inks Deal For 365 New Railcars Scheduled for Delivery in 2015 (SF Examiner)
  • Folsom Street Offramp to Be Redesigned To Fit Development Near Transbay Center (SocketSite)
  • Central Subway Construction to Halt For Holiday Moratorium (SF Examiner)
  • Muni, BART, AC Transit Could Get a Quarter of Bay Area’s Cap-and-Trade Revenue (Green Caltrain)
  • Caltrain Service Disrupted After Striking Unoccupied Car in San Mateo (SFGate)
  • Why You Should Stop Saying “Cyclists” and Start Saying “People on Bikes” (Gizmodo)
  • Oakland Driver Killed After Hitting Tree (CoCo Times)
  • Palo Alto Woman Dies of Injuries After Car Wreck in Menlo Park (Mercury News)
  • Petaluma High School Student on Bike Hit by Driver (Press Democrat)
  • Cars Saved Cities From Horse Manure? What a Bunch of… Well, You Know (Cyclelicious)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • mikesonn

    Going backwards. Hit & run leaving two peds severely injured picked up via Craigslist ad for more info.

  • Peter M

    All of Roosevelt Way is a perfect storm of bad design: high speeds, turns with low visibility, and streets intersecting at odd angles.

    Crossing it always feels dangerous for me.

  • Mark Dreger

    Folsom off-ramp: “The design of the new traffic signal will be prioritized for off-ramp traffic by remaining in the “green” phase, except when a pedestrian needs to cross.”

    Oh how nice.

  • mikesonn

    Beautiful. Thanks for catching that. Start up the email machine.