Today’s Headlines

  • Poll: Most Bay Area Voters Won’t Hike Driving Fees, But Might Pay Tax for New BART Tube (SFGate)
  • Transit Activist: City Hall Shouldn’t Let Private Transpo Services Reduce Urgency for Better Muni (Chron)
  • Calle 24’s Strategy to “Prevent Another Valencia” (Gentrification) Includes “Protecting Parking” (UA)
  • Car-Free 1050 Valencia Condos Allowed to Resume Construction, But Neighbors Keep Fighting (SS)
  • SF to Pay $11M to Woman Hit By Muni Train at 19th and Junipero Serra in 2013 (SFGate)
  • Transbay Transit Center Starting to Take Shape in SoMa (ABC)
  • The Case for More Bike Space on Caltrain (SMDJ); CAHSR Planning Will Affect Caltrain Car Design (GC)
  • Bolts on New Bay Bridge East Span Have More “Ominous Cracks” That (SFGate)
  • BART Stopped Between Lafayette and Concord After Tree Knocks Power Line On to Tracks (NBC, ABC)
  • 18-Year-Old San Leandro Driver Turns Self in After Killing Woman and Fleeing (CBS)
  • Google’s Natively-Produced Self-Driving Cars Are Roaming the Streets of Mountain View (CBS)
  • San Jose to Launch “CalleSJ” Open Streets Program This Fall (Inside SJ)

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