Here’s what we did: Newsom Uses Words Like “hamstrung” And “pain” In BART Strike Statement, It’s On: BART Strike To Begin Sunday Night, This BART Strike Already Reminds Us Of The Last Strike. How About You? And here’s our BART page.

Streetsblog: BART Transit Operators Announce Strike by End of Day Sunday This is the best, most comprehensive coverage of the ATU press conference and the thinking around the decision to strike, just read the damned thing, OK? Kudos to Matt Roth for the report.

BART: BART Board imposes labor terms on ATU; union plans strike for close of service Sunday BART has some transit alternatives like “Ride a BART charter bus”

ABC7: BART strike set for Monday BART and the ATU have no plans to talk again before Sunday night. The Governor doesn’t support the strike. The article ends “When asked if BART was prepared to hire train operators or train them, there was a very long pause from Johnson.” MAN. This is just like the cliffhanger at the end of last week’s True Blood!

Chron: BART sets strike for midnight Sunday You pretty much know everything in this story already.

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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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