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Mayors, regional leaders celebrate completion of 1st phase of widened Highway 84

Pleasanton Weekly, 10-30-2014

City streetscapes examined at conference

San Francisco Examiner, 10-30-2014

New LED Lights Installed on Eastern Span of Bay Bridge

NBC Bay Area, 10-29-2014

New Report Says Bay Area Road Quality Stagnant over Last Three Years

KRON 4, 10-29-2014

State rail agency seeks to avoid bullet-train injunction battles

Fresno Bee, 10-29-2014

Why Middle-Class Americans Can't Afford to Live in Liberal Cities

The Atlantic, 10-29-2014

BART’s Oakland Airport Connector on track for holiday debut

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-29-2014

Area roads consistently mediocre for nearly a decade

KTVU 2, 10-28-2014

Bay Area roads are consistently mediocre for nearly a decade

Inside Bay Area, 10-28-2014

Bullet train just a blur in California governor's race

Los Angeles Times, 10-28-2014

Public can weigh in on BART stations improvements in SF

San Francisco Examiner, 10-28-2014

California's 'at-risk' cultural landscapes include Watts Towers

Los Angeles Times, 10-28-2014

Port of SF Hopes Water Taxis Turn Into Real Commuting Vehicle

ABC 7 News, 10-28-2014

Condition of Napa County roads lags, transit officials say

Napa Valley Register, 10-28-2014

Study: Road network falling into disrepair

U-T San Diego, 10-28-2014

The Ferry Boats of San Francisco Bay

San Mateo Daily Journal, 10-27-2014

Bicycle traffic deaths soar; California leads nation

Los Angeles Times, 10-27-2014

Local Free Parking Vanishing At 4 Remaining BART Lots

CBS Local SF Bay Area, 10-27-2014

Lake Merritt BART plan may spur 4,900 housing units, ease development

San Francisco Business Times, 10-27-2014

Mill Valley City Council approves $14 million streetscape plan

Marin Independent Journal, 10-27-2014

Popular Point Richmond strip set for major bike and pedestrian improvements

Richmond Standard, 10-27-2014

Bay Area growth crisis: 117,000 new jobs created and 7,000 new housing units

San Francisco Business Times, 10-27-2014

Business, Caltrain group looks to improve rail commute system

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-26-2014

End of era for free parking at BART

Contra Costa Times, 10-26-2014

Little by little, Napa River trail takes shape

Napa Valley Register, 10-26-2014

Rent or own: Where can you afford to live?

Los Angeles Times, 10-26-2014

Business, Caltrain group looks to improve rail commute system

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-26-2014

City signs off on First Street apartment complex

Napa Valley Register, 10-26-2014

Freeway metering lights expected in Marin by next year

Marin Independent Journal, 10-26-2014

Marin transit officials explore transportation future

Marin Independent Journal, 10-25-2014

Bullet train path looking smoother

Capitol Weekly, 10-24-2014

Golden Gate Bridge board keeps sidewalk toll on table, OKs study

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-24-2014

Editorial: Don’t put tolls on Golden Gate Bridge bike, foot traffic

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-23-2014

Second time around, Alameda County transportation sales tax increase attracts more money, interest

Contra Costa Times, 10-23-2014

A deal is in the works to make the Bay Bridge light sculpture permanent

Contra Costa Times, 10-23-2014

Startup bets S.F. needs app to hail scooter-riding valets

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-23-2014

Bay Bridge boosters seek to keep lights display

Press Democrat, 10-23-2014

Fee to use GG Bridge sidewalk among proposed initiatives to reduce proposed deficit

San Francisco Examiner, 10-23-2014

Golden Gate Bridge officials to consider studying pedestrian, bicyclist toll

San Francisco Examiner, 10-23-2014

The "fundamental rule" of traffic: building new roads just makes people drive more

Vox, 10-23-2014

$4 million needed to save 'Bay Lights’ on Bay Bridge

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-23-2014

Golden Gate Bridge considers charging bicyclists, pedestrians

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-22-2014

Bus rapid transit expert sees room for improvement on SF system

San Francisco Examiner, 10-22-2014

Is It OK to Charge Pedestrians and Bicyclists to Cross Toll Bridges?

Planetizen, 10-22-2014

Meet the Future: A New Generation Rising at the East Bay Parks

Bay Nature, 10-22-2014

Chronicle Watch: S.F. building boom eats up street parking

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-22-2014

Business, City Hall must work together for transit success

San Francisco Examiner, 10-22-2014

Court shuns opponents of big Treasure Island development

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-22-2014

Newark: Council considering waiver of $8.4 million affordable housing fees

Contra Costa Times, 10-22-2014

BART postpones herbicide plan in El Cerrito

Contra Costa Times, 10-22-2014

Golden Gate Bridge renews talk of tolls on walkers, bicyclists

Marin Independent Journal, 10-21-2014

San Francisco airport reaches deal with Uber, Lyft

Contra Costa Times, 10-21-2014

New Starts: BART Is Making Its Way to San Jose

Next City, 10-21-2014

Silicon Valley sprawls East: How tech jobs, housing and transit are shaping a megaregion

Silicon Valley Business Journal, 10-21-2014

Millennials Continue Urbanization Of America, Leaving Small Towns

NPR, 10-21-2014

Marin Transit reflects on 50 years of local bus service

Marin Independent Journal, 10-21-2014

California Commute: Lack of parking drives many away from mass transit

Los Angeles Times, 10-21-2014

Cause of Bay Bridge delays is no mere bump in the road

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-20-2014

Bay Bridge construction project suspended after Friday delays

Contra Costa Times, 10-20-2014

Editorial: Barnidge: No more outrage in Lafayette over Plan Bay Area

Contra Costa Times, 10-20-2014

Where Young College Graduates Are Choosing to Live

New York Times, 10-20-2014

Caltrans to try temporary paving to ease Bay Bridge bumps

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-20-2014

Larkspur plans workshop on housing element update

Marin Independent Journal, 10-20-2014

S.F. developer cuts deal for break on affordable-unit rule

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-20-2014

Caltrans to block 'freeway jumpers' at San Quentin exit

Marin Independent Journal, 10-19-2014

County transportation authority encourages public feedback for five-year plan

San Francisco Examiner, 10-19-2014

S.F.’s Prop. A is first step on road to put driving last

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-19-2014

South Bay BART work moving ahead, above and below ground

San Jose Mercury News, 10-18-2014

Oakland: Report says 1,300 soft story apartments at risk of collapse in earthquake

Contra Costa Times, 10-18-2014

SMART could get more rail cars after service starts in 2016

Marin Independent Journal, 10-17-2014

Two Ballot Measures Take Aim at San Francisco’s Affordable Housing Crisis

KQED, 10-17-2014

First responders gather to remember Cypress victims

ABC 7 News, 10-17-2014

Golden Gate buses to run Friday after strike averted

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-17-2014

Prop. A aims to help city with transit upgrades

San Francisco Examiner, 10-16-2014

Winter rains not likely to ease California drought

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-16-2014

Bay Tunnel begins to deliver: SFPUC project carries drinking water under Bay, solves leaking pipes

Daily Journal, 10-16-2014

Napa earthquake prompts readiness in Marin on 25th anniversary of Loma Prieta

Marin Independent Journal, 10-16-2014

Events mark 25th anniversary of Loma Prieta Earthquake

Contra Costa Times, 10-16-2014

Preparedness, early warning system top agenda at quake symposium

ABC 7 News, 10-16-2014

Plan proposes $349 million in Highway 29 improvements

Napa Valley Register, 10-16-2014

25 years later, could Bay Area take another quake?

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-16-2014

Golden Gate bus service heading toward Friday shutdown

Marin Independent Journal, 10-15-2014

California high-speed rail wins big round in state high court

Sacramento Bee, 10-15-2014

Service slumping along Muni’s 10-Townsend

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-15-2014

Bay Area Remembers the Loma Prieta Earthquake

KQED, 10-15-2014

State Supreme Court lets bullet train project go forward

Los Angeles Times, 10-15-2014

U.S. considers climate change plan that would mandate emission cuts

Los Angeles Times, 10-15-2014

High-speed rail: California Supreme Court eliminates hurdle

San Jose Mercury News, 10-15-2014

Creep in 4 faults means big quake may be poised to hit

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-14-2014

Loma Prieta quake left legacy of repair, renewal

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-14-2014

Biz Break: SFO allows Sidecar to provide airport transportation in groundbreaking agreement

San Jose Mercury News, 10-14-2014

Editorial: Dick Spotswood: Richmond bridge bike lane plan will bog down third traffic lane

Marin Independent Journal, 10-14-2014

Call Kurtis: I Don’t Drive, FasTrak, So Stop Ticketing Me!

CBS Local Sacramento, 10-13-2014

All Aboard for the California High-Speed Rail Chronicles!

The Atlantic, 10-13-2014

The 10 Best American Cities for Riding Transit To Work

Gizmodo, 10-13-2014

‘Big Pave’ on Highway 101 north of Windsor to start in 2016

Press Democrat, 10-13-2014

Powerful earthquake faults threaten Napa on 2 sides

Napa Valley Register, 10-13-2014

Crowds take to the street for car-free Berkeley day

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-12-2014

Southern Marin fire crews to handle Golden Gate Bridge suicide net rescues

Marin Independent Journal, 10-12-2014

25 years after Loma Prieta: Bay Area infrastructure is safer, but we're still on shaky ground

San Jose Mercury News, 10-11-2014

Commuters see faster travel through Jameson Canyon/Highway 12

Napa Valley Register, 10-11-2014

AC Transit adds late night, weekend service from SF to East Bay

Contra Costa Times, 10-10-2014

Strike called on Golden Gate Bridge bus lines for Oct. 17

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-10-2014

Forum begins to bridge the housing-transportation divide

San Francisco Bay Guardian, 10-10-2014

Pittsburg secures $2.5 million for eBART station

Contra Costa Times, 10-10-2014

SFMTA Proposes New Car Restrictions, Extended Bus Lanes on Lower Market

Streetblog SF, 10-10-2014

Piedmont OKs loans to replace sewer pipes in city

Contra Costa Times, 10-9-2014

Oakland's Uptown selected as nation's best neighborhood

San Francisco Business Times, 10-9-2014

BART announces S.F.- East Bay overnight bus pilot program

San Francisco Business Times, 10-9-2014

Alameda: City gets grant for 'Cross Alameda Trail'

Contra Costa Times, 10-9-2014

Late-night BART buses could start in December

San Francisco Examiner, 10-9-2014

Loma Prieta Earthquake, 25 years later: Reporter recalls covering the quake

San Francisco Business Times, 10-9-2014

Study: Trench for Caltrain in Palo Alto could cost $1B

San Jose Mercury News, 10-9-2014

Levi's Stadium traffic, noise: Neighbors sound off about concerns

San Jose Mercury News, 10-8-2014

Look out for students on streets for Walk and Roll to School Day

San Francisco Examiner, 10-8-2014

Water around Bay Bridge tower rods came from rain, official says

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-8-2014

As drought worsens, water agencies eye desalination to quench Bay Area’s thirst

Richmond Confidential, 10-8-2014

S.F. tries to vote its way out of chronic traffic jam

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-8-2014

Editorial: Chronicle recommends yes on Alameda County Measure BB

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-8-2014

Editorial: Overregulation 'protects’ consumers from ride-sharing carpools

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-8-2014

Record number of SF students take part in Walk and Roll to School Day

San Francisco Examiner, 10-8-2014

Millennials and Generation X Commuting Less by Car, But Will the Trends Hold?

Brookings, 10-7-2014

Development Alert: Oak Street warehouse plans

The Alamedan, 10-7-2014

BART to adopt parking fees at last few free stations, including Concord, North Concord/Martinez

San Jose Mercury News, 10-7-2014

Bay Area Selects TransCore to Develop Largest Express Lane Network in U.S.

Broadway World, 10-7-2014

Solar-powered charging stations coming to San Francisco

San Francisco Business Times, 10-7-2014

Why Can't Transportation Mega-Projects Be Both Beautiful and Practical?

CityLab, 10-7-2014

City, BART officials call Measure BB "last chance for Livermore extension

Contra Costa Times, 10-6-2014

SF’s waterfront land could be soaked by sea-level rise in just decades

San Francisco Examiner, 10-6-2014

Editorial: Marin Voice: Decoupling bridge plans would be step backward

Marin Independent Journal, 10-6-2014

Concerned about safety, California to inspect railroad bridges for first time

Sacramento Bee, 10-6-2014

Editorial: Dan Walters Daily: Bay Bridge failures cast doubt on high-speed rail

Sacramento Bee, 10-6-2014

Editorial: Van Ness Avenue next on list for traffic tie-ups in S.F.

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-6-2014

Editorial: Ferry strike reminds us again we must ban public transit strikes

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-6-2014

BART To Start Charging For Parking At 4 Stations

KRON 4 News, 10-6-2014

BART To Soon Charge For Parking At Concord, North Concord, Oakland Coliseum And Hayward Stations

CBS SF Bay Area, 10-6-2014

Vehicle charging stations generate electricity from sun

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-6-2014

A Gulf in Ocean Knowledge

New York Times, 10-6-2014

Talking to your car can be dangerous, studies say

Contra Costa Times, 10-6-2014

Editorial: Guest commentary: Must not allow electronic skytrash to proliferate

Inside Bay Area, 10-6-2014

Challengers for just 2 of 4 BART board members up for re-election

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-6-2014

Facing Many Obstacles, Bike Sharing Slowly Gains Traction Upstate

New York Times, 10-5-2014

Facebook’s Shuttle Bus Drivers Seek to Unionize

New York Times, 10-5-2014

Caltrain raises cost of some tickets

ABC 7 News, 10-5-2014

CHP: No retaliation or violations of law on Bay Bridge job

Merced Sun-Star, 10-3-2014

No evidence of illegal retaliation by Bay Bridge boss, CHP says

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-3-2014

Construction blunder looked at in bridge tower’s rod problem

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-2-2014

High-Speed Rail Authority takes first step toward buying trains

Sacramento Business Journal, 10-2-2014

In Alaska, Thousands of Walruses Take to Land

New York Times, 10-2-2014

Latest defect: Bay Bridge tower rods sitting in water

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-1-2014

Bay Bridge Steel To Be Made Available For Reuse In Public Art Projects

East Bay Express, 10-1-2014

The cormorants are right: Keep the old eastern span!

SFGate, 10-1-2014

BART’s parking problem: Maddening search when lots are full

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-1-2014

Brown signs plastic bag ban, dozens more bills

San Francisco Chronicle, 10-1-2014

Sunnyvale's BPAC considers bike share program

San Jose Mercury News, 10-1-2014

County: Generic SMART station on the right track at Civic Center

Marin Independent Journal, 10-1-2014

New Mexico hopes ‘singing road’ curbs speeding

Albuquerque Journal, 10-1-2014

Some Good News and Some Bad News About Bay Bridge Rods

KQED News Fix, 10-1-2014

Palo Alto planning commission backs new housing vision

Palo Alto Online, 10-1-2014


S.F.’s dilemma: boom is pushing out those who make it desirable

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-30-2014

Hope for late-night transit dawns; BART to roll out test project

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-30-2014

Caltrans: Steel Rods Not A Long-Term Problem On Bay Bridge; More Tests Coming

CBS SF Bay Area, 9-30-2014

Steel From Old Bay Bridge to Be Recycled Into Art

NBC Bay Area, 9-30-2014

California artists to get pieces of old Bay Bridge to work with

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-30-2014

College students, veterans to get free rides on Sonoma County buses

Press Democrat, 9-30-2014

Gov. Brown signs bill easing pressure for dense development in Marin

Marin Independent Journal, 9-30-2014

New law could benefit Napa redevelopment

Napa Valley Register, 9-30-2014

Bay Bridge Steel Rods Are Sound, Final Tests Confirm

NBC Bay Area, 9-30-2014

Caltrans: Bay Bridge water woes continue; more rods will be tested

Contra Costa Times, 9-30-2014

Bay Bridge officials concerned about rod corrosion

Contra Costa Times, 9-29-2014

Home California Drought Story California's drought linked to greenhouse gases, climate change in Stanford study

San Jose Mercury News, 9-29-2014

Editorial: Editorial: Ferry strike a heavy-handed labor tactic

Marin Independent Journal, 9-29-2014

Editorial: They have the cash; make them spend it

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-29-2014

Spending soars higher on relocation of Bay Bridge’s birds

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-29-2014

Uber CEO tells U.S. mayors in Sacramento: Get on board or get out of the way

San Francisco Business Times, 9-29-2014

Editorial: Viewpoints: Here’s a better high-speed rail plan that California can afford

Sacramento Bee, 9-29-2014

SFMTA hearing to address near-term service response before new light-rail cars arrive

San Francisco Examiner, 9-29-2014

New complaints about ride sharing

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-29-2014

How Cap-and-Trade Is Working in California

Wall Street Journal, 9-28-2014

Bay Bridge officials concerned about rod corrosion

The Daily Journal, 9-27-2014

Editorial: Don't let Richmond bridge bike plan slow down re-opening lane

Marin Independent Journal, 9-27-2014

Caltrans orders Bay Bridge anchor rods checked for rust

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-27-2014

Golden Gate Ferry captains to strike Friday

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-26-2014

Corrosion feared as water leaks into Bay Bridge’s new span

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-26-2014

Gas prices head below $3 in much of U.S. -- but not California

Contra Costa Times, 9-26-2014

Santa Clara VTA receives $8 million for double-track project

Progressive Railroading, 9-26-2014

Golden Gate Ferry workers on strike, no service out of Marin

Marin Independent Journal, 9-26-2014

Old Bay Bridge undergoing a slow vanishing act

KTVU, 9-26-2014

Oakland Gets $3.2 Million Grant For Bike Bridge Connecting Lake Merritt to Bay Trail

East Bay Express, 9-26-2014

Council backs big El Camino Real plans

Mountain View Voice, 9-26-2014

Bay Bridge officials concerned about rod corrosion

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-26-2014

S.F., L.A. threaten Uber, Lyft, Sidecar with legal action

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-26-2014

Ride-Sharing Services Face Legal Threat From San Francisco, Los Angeles

Wall Street Journal, 9-26-2014

Golden Gate Transit bus service hobbled amid ferry strike

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-26-2014

Golden Gate Ferry strike forces thousands to find another way to work

Marin Independent Journal, 9-26-2014

Sonoma County Strengthens Commitment to CNG with New Fleet

Metro Magazine, 9-25-2014

Cal Trans says Bay Bridge demolition still on schedule

KTVU, 9-25-2014

Larkspur approves street rehab project

Twin Cities Times, 9-25-2014

Editorial: Guest Opinion: Finding balance in a new world

Palo Alto Online, 9-25-2014

How Transbay Transit Center deal’s collapse would alter S.F.

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-25-2014

Albany begins new study of housing issue

Contra Costa Times, 9-24-2014

Corte Madera residents opposed to use of Corte Madera cinema as site for 31 homes

Marin Independent Journal, 9-24-2014

No Drama for Housing Element

Lamorinda Weekly, 9-24-2014

Carma app offers rebate for carpoolers on Bay Bridge

San Francisco Examiner, 9-23-2014

Editorial: Letter: Transit-oriented development

The Daily Journal, 9-23-2014

Interactive Pollution risks in your California neighborhood

Los Angeles Times, 9-23-2014

UN to leaders: Set 'new course' on climate change

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-23-2014

Gov. Brown signs bill creating database for sea-level rise reporting

San Francisco Examiner, 9-23-2014

S.F. taxi owners, cabbies join forces against Uber, Lyft, others

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-23-2014

Jerry Brown calls for ‘more ambitious’ climate change action at U.N.

Sacramento Bee, 9-23-2014

A California Dream: Not Having to Settle for Just One Bedroom

New York TImes, 9-23-2014

Plan seeks to encourage alternative energy while protecting environment

Los Angeles Times, 9-23-2014

Editorial: Does agency really want public input?

Half Moon Bay Review, 9-23-2014

Editorial: Marin Voice: Why we need to keep speaking out on housing plan

Marin Independent Journal, 9-23-2014

The Big Bike Dilemma: The Bike-Share Supply Chain Breaks Down

SF Weekly, 9-23-2014

SMART platform designs generate little fanfare

Press Democrat, 9-23-2014

Transbay Transit Center’s future in doubt after deal falls apart

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-23-2014

Plan to disburse climate change funds challenged by Bay Area officials

Los Angeles Times, 9-23-2014

Testing Future Conditions for the Food Chain

New York TImes, 9-22-2014

Jerry Brown signs bill for bike lane fee

Sacramento Bee, 9-22-2014

If So Many People Support Mass Transit, Why Do So Few Ride?

CityLab, 9-22-2014

Group: Stop California's 'hidden gas tax'

San Francisco Business Times, 9-22-2014

The road to cleaner air

Pleasanton Weekly, 9-22-2014

Are we at the tipping point on climate-change politics?

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-22-2014

Uncertainty over deal for developer funding of Caltrain extension

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-22-2014

Editorial: Contra Costa Times editorial: Climate summit deal will be tough, but it is reachable

Contra Costa Times, 9-22-2014

Portland Will Still Be Cool, but Anchorage May Be the Place to Be

New York Times, 9-22-2014

A group's opposition to a possible gas tax increase gets no traction

Los Angeles Times, 9-21-2014

Jerry Brown Seeks More Electric Cars in California

New York TImes, 9-21-2014

Global Rise Reported in 2013 Greenhouse Gas Emissions

New York TImes, 9-21-2014

Taking a Call for Climate Change to the Streets

New York TImes, 9-21-2014

Richmond Bridge third lane proposal inches forward

Marin Independent Journal, 9-21-2014

A hidden gas tax?

San Jose Mercury News, 9-21-2014

S.F. gives unwarranted tax break to developers

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-21-2014

Brown signs several clean-air vehicle bills

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-21-2014

Trapped on Treasure Island, part two: Treasure Island is a big bowl of jello

BayView, 9-21-2014

Editorial: Marin Voice: Marin sustainability plan pushes housing densities

Marin Independent Journal, 9-20-2014

Orinda City Council candidates: Growth a key concern

San Jose Mercury News, 9-20-2014

Fremont's imaginative planning puts S.F.'s to shame

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-20-2014

Mayor signs deal for new fleet of Muni Metro railcars

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-20-2014

Tales From the Brink: An Oral History of the Loma Prieta Earthquake

San Francisco magazine, 9-19-2014

Transit-riding Bay Area workers to reap financial benefits from new anti-pollution rule

San Jose Mercury News, 9-19-2014

Editorial: Marin Voice: Five reasons the county should start over on housing plan

Marin Independent Journal, 9-19-2014

Editorial: Viewpoints: Cities need a new, improved redevelopment tool

Sacramento Bee, 9-18-2014

SMART survey indicates strong interest in train service

Marin Independent Journal, 9-18-2014

SFMTA board approves contract for Mission Bay loop project

San Francisco Examiner, 9-18-2014

New Tool Maps Bay Area’s Expensive, Unused Parking

Next City, 9-18-2014

Millennials Love Transit Most, Boomers Still Stuck on Cars

CityLab, 9-18-2014

Mom's tragic warning about train-track safety

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-17-2014

Jerry Brown signs ride-sharing insurance bill

Sacramento Bee, 9-17-2014

A System to Cut City Traffic That Just Might Work

Wired, 9-17-2014

Editorial: Bridge the housing-Muni divide

San Francisco Bay Guardian, 9-16-2014

U.S. Moves to Reduce Global Warming Emissions

New York Times, 9-16-2014

Ditching cars for buses, bikes best way to cut city pollution : study

Reuters, 9-16-2014

Self-Driving Cars Now Need a Permit in California

ABC News, 9-16-2014

Housing Solution: Allow Denser Housing in Exchange for Affordable Units

San Francisco Public Press, 9-16-2014

Testing the new buffer zone for bicyclists

San Jose Mercury News, 9-16-2014

Three-foot buffer law for cyclists now in effect

Sacramento Bee, 9-16-2014

Fixing Climate Change May Add No Costs, Report Says

New York Times, 9-16-2014

Ride services decimate S.F. taxi industry's business

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-16-2014

Mayor Lee rides crowded Muni train downtown with the masses

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-16-2014

Report says SF taxis suffering greatly

San Francisco Examiner, 9-16-2014

Bill aims to change red lights to green

U-T San Diego, 9-16-2014

Editorial: Marin Voice: Breaking through Marin's housing gridlock

Marin Independent Journal, 9-15-2014

Golden Gate Bridge union calls one-day strike, no impact on commute

Marin Independent Journal, 9-15-2014

State says drivers must give bicyclists 3-foot safety cushion

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-15-2014

Chicago transit system dysfunctional, 'depressing': international study

Chicago Tribune, 9-15-2014

S.F. weighs campaign to keep cars from clogging intersections

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-15-2014

Editorial: Viewpoints: Campaign against gas tax is foolhardy

Sacramento Bee, 9-15-2014

National association may help Bay Area Bike Share

San Francisco Examiner, 9-15-2014

Google's driverless cars future at odds with automakers

Daily Herald, 9-15-2014

The case for walking or cycling (or taking the train) to work

Wahington Post, 9-15-2014

Poll: 68 percent want more transit spending

The Hill, 9-15-2014

Golden Gate Bridge workers set to strike over health care costs

San Francisco Examiner, 9-15-2014

Three-foot separation rule to protect cyclists goes into place in Marin, state

Marin Independent Journal, 9-14-2014

Caltrain begins collecting public feedback on modernizing car interiors

San Francisco Examiner, 9-14-2014

Commuters can have a say on BART service

San Francisco Examiner, 9-14-2014

Trading Parking Lots for Affordable Housing

New York Times, 9-14-2014

Sun and Wind Alter Global Landscape, Leaving Utilities Behind

New York Times, 9-13-2014

Oakland's Lake Merritt drawing new residents, pushing up rents

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-12-2014

BART plans late night bus service to carry passengers after trains stop

Contra Costa Times, 9-12-2014

Longtime California legislator John Foran dies

Sacramento Bee, 9-12-2014

Report: Bay Area's poor roads cost drivers big

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-11-2014

Bad roads, congested commutes cost state drivers $44 billion a year, report says

San Jose Mercury News, 9-11-2014

Sonoma County's bike lockers a benefit or boondoggle?

Press Democrat, 9-11-2014

Why Nature Needs Cities

Huffington Post, 9-11-2014

Report: BART needs changes to avoid strikes

Contra Costa Times, 9-11-2014

Top Bay Area Bridges, Ranked

7x7 Magazine, 9-11-2014

Marin, California roads need more money for mending, report finds

Marin Independent Journal, 9-11-2014

Audit finds flaws in state affordable housing spending

Los Angeles Times, 9-11-2014

Editorial: AB 32: Resist attempts to undercut California's landmark clean energy law

San Jose Mercury News, 9-10-2014

S.F.'s uncommon areas: Plazas created from scraps of urban land

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-10-2014

BART trains shorter, more crowded

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-10-2014

S.F. cuts deal with downtown property owners on tax district

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-10-2014

New census figures show SF, Bay Area emigration patterns

San Francisco Examiner, 9-10-2014

SMART loses out on federal grant for Larkspur extension

Press Democrat, 9-10-2014

New Bay Bridge receives top marks for withstanding Napa quake

ABC 7 News, 9-10-2014

UC to invest $1 billion to tackle climate change

San Francisco Business Times, 9-10-2014

Phil Matier: BART Commuters Dealing With Increasingly Packed Trains

CBS San Francisco, 9-10-2014

Report: Bad blood, bad decisions precipitated BART strike

San Francisco Examiner, 9-10-2014

Phil Matier: San Francisco Developers Renege On Paying Special Tax For Transbay Terminal, Caltrain Extension

CBS San Francisco, 9-9-2014

Santa Rosa Likely to Win $8.2M Grant to Build Bridge Over Railway

ENR California, 9-9-2014

The U.S. May Not Be Leading on Climate, but California Is

Bloomberg Businessweek, 9-9-2014

Before learning to drive, cars learn to park themselves

San Jose Mercury News, 9-9-2014

Cost of Bay Bridge demolition rises amid complication

San Jose Mercury News, 9-9-2014

BART advised to start talks earlier, avoid abrasive negotiators

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-9-2014

STA looks at Green Valley traffic delays

Daily Republic, 9-9-2014

Northern California sees another month of double-digit gas price declines

Sacramento Bee, 9-9-2014

Muni Tests New App to Pay Fares

7x7 Magazine, 9-9-2014

Bicycle-sharing coming to San Diego, but it won’t be cheap

San Diego Entertainer Magazine, 9-9-2014

U.N. climate agency reports carbon dioxide growing at alarming rate

Los Angeles Times, 9-9-2014

Caltrain to buy 16 new cars to ease overcrowded trains

San Francisco Business Times, 9-8-2014

Open space is a key feature of future Central Subway station

San Francisco Examiner, 9-8-2014

Hercules/Richmond: West County workshops scheduled to hear transportation priorities

Contra Costa Times, 9-8-2014

Bay Area commuters struggling through heavier traffic

KTVU, 9-8-2014

Golden Gate Bridge Tourism Becomes Urgent Traffic Matter

CBS San Francisco, 9-8-2014

Metering lights debut this week in Sonoma County

Press Democrat, 9-8-2014

They Built It. People Came. Now They Go.

New York Times, 9-8-2014

California charges ahead with electric vehicles

San Jose Mercury News, 9-8-2014

Downtown S.F. developers prepared to sue city over tax district

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-8-2014

S.F. supervisor seeks to phase out fleet, use car sharing

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-8-2014

Half of North American bird species threatened by climate change

Los Angeles Times, 9-8-2014

Editorial: 2nd Transbay Tube needed to help keep BART on track

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-7-2014

California's 3-foot rule for cars passing bikes to take effect

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-7-2014

Vintners want to raise development fees to support affordable housing

Napa Valley Register, 9-7-2014

Miles driven tax could replace gas tax

U-T San Diego, 9-7-2014

Conservation groups snapped up large swaths of Sierra Nevada during recession

Sacramento Bee, 9-7-2014

Upfront: Ten houses gone

Pacific Sun, 9-6-2014

California High-Speed Rail No. 11: Thinking in Time

The Atlantic, 9-5-2014

Muni to test smart-phone app for some fares

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-5-2014

El Cerrito's plan for San Pablo Avenue moves toward final vote

San Jose Mercury News, 9-5-2014

4 of 11 Golden Gate Bridge toll booths being removed

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-5-2014

Supervisors committee approves $1.2B contract for new Muni light-rail vehicles

San Francisco Examiner, 9-4-2014

The Most Important Transportation Innovation of the Decade Is the Smartphone

CityLab, 9-4-2014

San Francisco's Public Transit Agency Is In Talks to Build A Smartphone Ticketing App

Business Insider, 9-4-2014

Expanded routes for Clipper card users

Marinscope, 9-4-2014

'Absolutely Terrible:' Bay Area Commutes Becoming Nearly Impossible

One News Page, 9-4-2014

China Just Got Serious About Global Warming. Now We're Really Out of Excuses.

Mother Jones, 9-4-2014

Expanded water taxi service expected with more development

San Francisco Examiner, 9-3-2014

Jameson canyon finished product gets thumbs up from government leaders

Contra Costa Times, 9-3-2014

New California cycling law goes into effect

Sacramento Bee, 9-3-2014

Draft designs for SMART stations called 'ridiculous' by San Rafael officials

Marin Independent Journal, 9-3-2014

Sonoma tackles affordable housing

Press Democrat, 9-3-2014

Saratoga draft housing element is approved for state to review

San Jose Mercury News, 9-3-2014

San Bruno to decide on height limits: Some argue change will revitalize city, others believe it’s not a smart idea

San Mateo Daily Journal, 9-2-2014

Hyperlapse Videos Capture the Beauty of Transit Around the World

CityLab, 9-2-2014

Caltrain grapples with ridership surge in S.F., Peninsula

San Francisco Business Times, 9-2-2014

Clean team, loitering crackdown help make BART stations spiffier

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-2-2014

Local About The Bay: More Workers Means The Worst Commute In Bay Area History

CBS San Francisco, 9-2-2014

Editorial: Why tech will back S.F. minimum-wage hike

San Francisco Examiner, 9-2-2014

Presidio Parkway project moving along, slated for 2015 opening

Marin Independent Journal, 9-2-2014

California bullet train foes ask state's highest court for help

San Jose Mercury News, 9-2-2014

Officials Try To Lure Birds Away From Blast Site

National Public Radio, 9-2-2014

U.S. unprepared for housing needs of aging population

Harvard Gazette, 9-2-2014

On-demand services top S.F. taxis in arrival times, study says

San Francisco Chronicle, 9-2-2014

Thousands of Bay Area apartment houses need a quake fix

Contra Costa Times, 9-1-2014

Survey: Marin biking outpaces rest of state

Marin Independent Journal, 9-1-2014

New state bike law require 3-foot buffer between cyclists, vehicles

Los Angeles Daily News, 9-1-2014