And here’s our BART coverage page for all y’all BART coverage superfans out there.

Chron: Sympathy for BART workers? Nope — anger is more like it People are mad at the BART union, know how we know? Gate commenters say so! Gate commenters also comment a lot about how much they think the Chronicle sucks, so we’re already looking forward to THAT trends piece from the esteemed daily.

SFist: BART Strike Update and Poll Jay Barmann admits he was wrong about blowing off the possibility of a strike, attempts conciliatory gesture of Valium-referencing poll asking “What impact is this imminent BART strike going to have on the Bay Area?” Go vote!

BART: Table compares agreement rejected by ATU vs. imposed terms and conditions Here’s a downloadable PDF the differences between the contract terms and the terms and conditions the BART board implemented. BART says they’re “mostly identical” except “the four-year agreement did not require employees to pay any of the employee share of pension costs” and the “one-year terms and conditions require employees to pick up their share of pension costs.”

Streetsblog: Heavy Traffic Expected As Riders Scramble for BART Alternatives Traffic’s gonna suck on Monday, especially if you’re going to/from the East Bay. Here’s what some transportation agencies are doing to offset the misery, but no matter what, your commute will blow.

SF Biz Times: BART: No more talks scheduled You know everything in this article already.

SF Bike Coalition: Bike the Strike! Those two-wheeled predators are taking advantage of BART’s Monday vulnerability to try to recruit you into their freewheeling cult. May the power of Nevius protect us from their infernal influence!

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Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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