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Big thanks to @pareene at @salon for sharing our article (p.s. follow him) http://www.salon.com/2013/12/02/why_mass_transit_is_doomed_in_america_politicians_dont_know_people_who_use_it/ … cc: @urbanmsp
"...limited space afforded by SF’s 49 sq mi"? If only there were some sort of 3rd dimension in which it could grow! http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/25/us/backlash-by-the-bay-tech-riches-alter-a-city.html …
I demand a Minnesota Albers.
Wait, so BART management accidentally gives 6 weeks of maternity/paternity leave, and now wants to claw it back? http://www.sfgate.com/opinion/editorials/article/BART-management-s-big-mistake-4992162.php …
Longread from the New Yorker eventually starts to ask some of the right Qs about driverless tech: http://www.carfreeinbigd.com/2013/11/new-yorker-longread-on-driverless-cars.html …
Density and Transit, Guerra and Cervero updating Pushkarev and Zupan: http://www.uctc.net/access/40/access40_transitanddensity.shtml … cc @tezcatlipoca
OMG The Mission in 1905: “Highwaymen mounted on bicycles have been sandbagging citizens in the Mission District” http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=d&d=SFC19051208.2.6&srpos=20&e=-------en--50--1--img-txIN-sandbag+rob …-----
I can't wait until we return to the simple old days of gentrification, instead of this hyper-gentrification that's going on nowadays.
Jeff Wood is an urban planner living and working in the SF Bay Area. Tweets range from transit to track and field. Also operates http://thedirecttransfer.com