Today’s Headlines

  • Man Mysteriously Pinned Under Drunk Driver’s Car at Geary Gas Station, Critically Injured (SFGate, ABC)
  • SFMTA Looks to Approve Another Round of On-Street Car-Share Parking Spots (Hoodline, SF Weekly)
  • Muni’s Transit Signal Priority Efforts Get Coverage From KTVU
  • App Designed to Contest SFMTA Parking Tickets for Drivers Has Low Success Rate (Gov Tech)
  • SFMTA’s Taxi Chief Chris Hayashi to Retire (SF Examiner)
  • Professor Bashes SFPD’s Bait Bike Program for Helping to Fill Jails (SFist)
  • Better Spent: MTC Grants SMART, Bike Path $40M Originally Earmarked for Freeway Interchange (MIJ)
  • Cyclelicious Announces San Jose Election Endorsements for Bike-Friendly Candidates
  • California, Seven Other States Announce “Action Plan” to Promote Electric Cars (Mercury News)
  • NHTSA Report: Car Crashes Cost U.S. $871 Billion in 2010 (Mercury News)

More headlines at Streetsblog USA

  • LHT

    Hmmm…I wonder how many bikes the prof who’s bashing the bait bike program has had stolen? I’m guessing she doesn’t use her bike to get work either….

  • @LHT – Her piece says she’s a victim of bike theft, and the memory still makes her angry, but we should get over out “individualized outrage” and look at some bigger picture. Problem is, her idea of a bigger picture dismisses bikes as a hobby.