Today’s Headlines

  • Advocate Op-Ed: Vote Yes on Prop B for Population-Based Transpo Funding Increases (SF Examiner)
  • Another Transit Advocate Op-Ed: Prop L Proponents Want More Socialist Subsidized Parking (Westside)
  • SFMTA Board Approves $3.5M Contract for Central Subway Turnaround Loop in Mission Bay (Examiner)
  • SFPD Releases Sketch of Driver Who Shot Pedestrian at Broderick and Golden Gate (SFist, SFGate)
  • Taxi Drivers Sign Up to Unionize to Gain Health Benefits, Combat “Ride-Share” Apps (SF Examiner)
  • Elementary School Bus Chronically Late Due to Car Traffic; Pickup Times Moved Earlier (SF Examiner)
  • VTA Says it Won’t Slow Trains to Allow Cars to Leave Levi’s Stadium More Quickly (Cyclelicious)
  • Mercury News Tests New 3-Foot Bike Passing Law on the Road With Silicon Valley Bike Advocates
  • Use Parking Lots for Housing? Google Employees Have Already Done That (BBCBiz Times)
  • SMART Loses $20M Federal Grant for Extension to Larkspur (Press Democrat)
  • 11-Year-Old Iliyah Porter Killed in Solo SUV Crash on Highway 280 in Burlingame (KTVU)
  • Mother of Teen Killed by Freight Train Raises Track Safety Awareness in Emeryville (SFGate)

More headlines at Streetsblog USA

  • 94103er

    Since the reporter for the Press Democrat was just kind of phoning it in last week, can anyone offer a reason why SMART probably (once again) isn’t getting that TIGER grant? For crying out loud, a freeway interchange in SoCal gets it but not this critical link? Outrageous.