Today’s Headlines

  • Mayor Lee Threatens to Veto Bike Yield Law (SF Exam)
  • Another Chronicle Op-Ed in Support of Bike Yield Law
  • SFPD Searching for Cadilac Driver Who Hit Bicyclist Twice (SFist)
  • Development Impact Fee Could Generate Millions for Muni (SF Exam)
  • VTA Advisory Committee Recommends Against El Camino Real Bus Lanes (Merc)
  • Governor Signs “Yellow Alert” Bill to Catch Hit-And-Run Drivers (Streetsblog LA)
  • California Program to Waive Unpaid Traffic Tickets Begins Today (SF Gate)
  • Family Oriented Bike Palo Alto This Weekend (PA Online)
  • Renting Driveways to Park Cars Illegal in Some Bay Area Cities (Kron4)
  • Rainy Bay Area Weather Doubles Number of Daily Car Crashes (CBS)

More headlines at Streetsblog USA


Advocates: Despite Bike-Ped Death, Cars Still Greatest Danger to Peds

In the midst of a wave of media attention around the recent bicycle-pedestrian death in the Castro, walking and bicycling advocates today re-affirmed the greatest dangers facing pedestrians on San Francisco’s streets: high-speed roads and dangerous driving behavior. In a KQED radio forum this morning, Walk SF Executive Director Elizabeth Stampe, SF Bicycle Coalition (SFBC) Executive Director Leah Shahum, […]