Toward the Transbay Tube in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

BART Transbay Tube Closed For Labor Day Weekend Construction, Other Transit Agencies Pitch In

Transit agencies are pitching in get people between the East Bay and San Francisco this weekend as BART’s Transbay Tube closes for three days.

11 hours ago

Police on the scene of an incident at the West Oakland BART station on September 1, 2015. (CBS)

BART To Seek Attempted Murder Charges Against Man In West Oakland Station Shooting

BART police Wednesday said they plan to seek attempted murder charges against a Union City man who allegedly shot himself during a struggle with officers at the West Oakland station Tuesday night.


Police on the scene of an incident at the West Oakland BART station on September 1, 2015. (CBS)

Man Shoots Himself During Confrontation With BART Police At West Oakland Station

Trains did not stop at the West Oakland BART Station for several hours Tuesday night after police said a man shot himself in the stomach during a confrontation with officers.



Man Arrested For Public Drunkenness, Parole Violation, Warrants At Oakland BART Station

BART police arrested a man for public drunkenness, a parole violation and warrants Sunday afternoon on a BART train at the 19th Street station in Oakland, police said.


BART passengers waiting for trains at the Montgomery station after a person was struck and killed at the Embarcadero Station, August 24, 2015. (Brad Belstock/CBS)

Person Struck, Killed By BART Train At Embarcadero Station

San Francisco’s Embarcadero BART station reopened Monday afternoon over three hours after a person died after being hit by a train in an apparent suicide this afternoon, BART and fire officials said.


BART Train on Elevated Track (Getty Images)

Police Chase Robbery Suspect Through BART Tunnels Prompting Delays

A robbery suspect sent police on a roughly one-hour foot pursuit through the BART tunnels near the Lake Merritt station Monday, a BART police lieutenant said.


A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train sits idle at the Millbrae station on July 3, 2013 in Millbrae. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART SF Lines Back In Service After Half-Hour Outage Sunday Morning

BART service has resumed in San Francisco after an equipment problem on the tracks caused trains to stop between 24th Street and Daly City Sunday morning.


Hacker Group Disrupts Bay Area Rapid Transit

Smelly BART Elevators To Get Major Makeover Starting Monday

Starting Monday, BART will begin cleaning and replacing the flooring in all of its 127 elevators at stations and parking garages throughout the Bay Area.


BART Station

BART Touts Quieter Transbay Tube After Repairs, Some Riders Beg To Differ

BART issued a press release Thursday, saying repairs made during the Transbay Tube shutdown earlier this month reduced noise on the tracks. But passengers are questioning if the tube is really quieter.


BART Train on Elevated Track (Getty Images)

BART Transbay Service Open Again; Board Revisits Building Second Tube

BART trains are back in service between Oakland and San Francisco after the Transbay Tube was shut down for the weekend.