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Tag: Piedmont

April 23, 2013 | 8:00 am

How Tiburon’s License-Plate Readers Track Drivers–and Sometimes Track Down Criminals

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If you’re going to Tiburon to commit a crime, you might want to take the ferry. Walk. Bike. But whatever you do, don’t drive. Cameras mounted on the town’s exit and entry points will record your license plate. They’ll send the plate number to a police database, cross-reference it with cars linked to crimes, calculate […]

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June 22, 2011 | 3:11 pm

Wednesday Weeklies: From SF to LA on Public Transit Only; Piedmont’s Blair Park Controversy

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This week’s new articles from the alternative weeklies… In Transit: From S.F. to L.A. via Public Transportation (SF Weekly) (On) a recent Monday, I was in the opening stages of a transit odyssey — an attempt to venture from San Francisco to Los Angeles using only public transportation…Among self-professed transit nerds, devising Rube Goldberg–like routes […]

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