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HEADLINES FOR JULY 31, 2014

Horror stories of Bay Area bridge plate-reader glitches
San Francisco Chronicle $

BART tests new Oakland Airport tram
Oakland Tribune

Roadshow: Readers sound off on Highway 237 problems
San Jose Mercury News

Contra Costa Times editorial: BART board's latest charade shows it's not serious about reform
Contra Costa Times

Marin housing shuffle: Planners drop Tam Valley sites
Marin Independent Journal

Oakland City Council postpones vote on WOSP gentrification scheme
SF Bay View

Can planners find common ground with Tea Party and property rights activists on means even if they donít agree on ends?
CP-DR

HEADLINES FOR JULY 30, 2014

Communications platform would link electric cars, utilities
San Francisco Chronicle $

Senate amends highway bill, delaying final action
San Francisco Chronicle $

Roadshow: Big rig rules of the road
San Jose Mercury News

Board of Supervisors give initial nod to roads tax
Santa Rosa Press Democrat

UC Davis launches website to compare driving costs of electric vehicles
Sacramento Bee $

HEADLINES FOR JULY 29, 2014

Senate to vote on highway money as deadline looms
San Francisco Chronicle $

Bay Bridge problems - are they criminally bad?
San Francisco Chronicle $

A shaky win for the battered high-speed rail plan
San Francisco Chronicle $

Roadshow: Gator season on California highways
San Jose Mercury News

Roadshow: A mom sets a good pay-it-forward example
San Jose Mercury News

Roadshow: Paying it forward -- in Morocco
San Jose Mercury News

Caltrans makes I-80 lane change
Fairfield Daily Republic

New app Fleet hopes to fill Caltrain gaps, launches with no permits or insurance
San Francisco Examiner

You Will Soon Be Paying An Extra Quarter To Ride Muni
SFist

HEADLINES FOR JULY 28, 2014

The high toll of needed testing on Bay Bridge rods and bolts
San Francisco Chronicle $

S.F. voters to weigh possible $104 million in new spending
San Francisco Chronicle $

System can prevent train accidents, rail industry slow to adopt
San Francisco Chronicle $

East Bay lawmaker wants criminal probe into new Bay Bridge
San Jose Mercury News

Plan to cut slow bus to San Francisco, add express trips
Santa Rosa Press Democrat

If utilities cut into newly paved streets, it will cost them
Napa Valley Register

HEADLINES FOR JULY 27, 2014

Dick Spotswood: Where is the end to Marin's 'scattershot' special taxes?
Marin Independent Journal

State senator calls for criminal probe of Bay Bridge construction problems
Sacramento Bee $

HEADLINES FOR JULY 26, 2014

Designer: Bay Bridge bolts don't need replacing
Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Caltrans will put toll lanes on 405 Freeway despite objections
Los Angeles Times $

Gasoline prices falling in California, across nation
Los Angeles Times $

MTC Uses High-Tech Traffic Reporting To Decongest Bay Area Freeways
CBS

HEADLINES FOR JULY 25, 2014

Chief designer says 2,000 bolts, rods need no replacing
San Francisco Chronicle $

Coping with the throngs on S.F.'s beloved Embarcadero
San Francisco Chronicle $

Engineers say tests show most Bay Bridge rods are safe
Oakland Tribune

High-speed rail Pacheco Pass route upheld by appeals court
San Jose Mercury News

Lane-splitting guidelines removed from CHP website
San Jose Mercury News

Roadshow: Running into freeway signs, metering lights, ladders
San Jose Mercury News

'Spare the Air' alert issued for Friday in Marin, Bay Area
Marin Independent Journal

Marin's war on potholes: County launches road repair program
Marin Independent Journal

Golden Gate Ferry, other workers looking at strike options
Marin Independent Journal

Bay Bridge Oversight Committee To Pay Another $3 Million To Fix Problems With New Eastern Span
CBS

Officials Detailing Plan For Separated Bike Lane Along SF ...
CBS

HEADLINES FOR JULY 24, 2014

California climate change policies to hit pocketbooks
San Francisco Chronicle $

Roadshow: Running into freeway signs, metering lights, ladders
San Jose Mercury News

Barnidge: Not every change in Lafayette is coming at a breakneck pace
Contra Costa Times

Largest funding piece for Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier gets approval
Marin Independent Journal

Poll: Californians support global warming rules - unless gas prices rise
Sacramento Bee $

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