Today’s Headlines

  • Safer Market Street Car Restrictions Begin Tuesday (SFMTA)
  • Petition Against SFPD Park Station’s Bike Crackdown Has Over 16,000 Signatures (Chronicle)
  • …Tell Park Station Officials What You Think About it at a Community Meeting Tuesday (SFBC)
  • Man on Bike Seriously Injured After Crashing Into House at Mendell and Hudson in Bayview (KRON)
  • OCII Commissioner Says Mission Bay Affordable Housing Development Needs More Parking (Examiner)
  • Oakland Could Save $1 Billion By 2040 With TransForm’s More Rational Parking Standards (EB Express)
  • BART Denies Environmental Group’s Claims That Trains May Have Asbestos (SFGate)
  • Cupertino Forum Explores Tech, Policies and Funding to Solve Transportation Woes (Green Caltrain)
  • Motorcyclist Dead, Two Injured After Crash on San Mateo Bridge (CBS)
  • People Behaving Badly: San Jose’s Ban on Sidewalk Biking Hasn’t Caught On
  • SamTrans Increases Bus Frequency for Some Routes, Adds New Route, Extends Night Hours (SFBay)
  • BAAQMD Will Pay Drivers $1,000 to Turn in Cars Made Before 1994 (Mercury News)

More headlines at Streetsblog USA

  • Anony

    Anyone caught up in today’s ramped up wiggle enforcement? Lots of cops at every intersection. I think this will be present for the evening commute as well.

  • murphstahoe

    bring your camera.

  • dat

    It’s going to be the best possible outcome for the community when some pedestrian gets hits and killed by a hit and run auto in the next few days and there are no police free to go after them because they’re handing out nit-picking tickets on the wiggle to try to “send a message”. Yeah, we get it.. the message is the new captain is unfit for the job.

  • Nicasio Nakamine

    I didn’t see anything around 8:40am, but I sure was making a big show of stopping, just in case. This will blow over quickly – it’s too expensive for them to waste time on for too long. Especially with only minimal prospects for actual safety improvements. What a waste.

  • Please acknowledge the authority of today’s Security Theater Players. The show will continue until they feel they have achieved a proper level of capitulation.

  • Anony

    They were setting up when I was rolling by at about 8:50am.

  • Jeremy

    They were all along page at 8:00 ish. I did see them stop a car too, fwiw.

  • Flatlander

    Hmmm, while I don’t think we have any philosophical disagreement, I think it’s going a little far to characterize any situation in which someone gets killed as the “best possible outcome” – that’s the sort of comment that gets plucked out of context and ran with…

  • dat

    Sorry, I forgot to add the /s at the end!

  • Flatlander

    Too subtle! I’m just a flatlander.