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BART Police Begin Cracking Down On Homeless Sleeping, Lying Down Inside Stations

BART police have begun enforcing a ban on sleeping, lying down or sitting with legs extended at Powell Street Station Monday with plans to expand the ordinance to all BART stations, prompting many homeless people to move elsewhere.

07/22/2014

Construction on the Central Subway Tunnel in San Francisco. (Photo by Anna Duckworth)

Congress Could Delay Bay Area Transportation Planning By Holding Up Federal Funds

The purchase of new BART cars, planning for new Muni Metro light rail vehicles and Caltrain electrification could be held up if Congress doesn’t reauthorize federal transportation funding by next week.

07/21/2014

BART Rider on his phone (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

8 Odd Things To Do On BART

A growing trend of impromptu performances is quickly spreading at a moments notice on BART. Check out what can be found on YouTube…

07/16/2014

Reddit user jiveminkey shared a photo of the man who came prepared for his commute. (Source: Reddit)

Well Prepared Commuter Brings His Own Seat To Crowded BART Train

It can be tough to find a seat on crowded BART trains during the commute hours, which prompted one man to bring along his own.

07/16/2014

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

BART Criticized For Not Advertising Four Openings On Its Board Of Directors

BART is facing criticism for not publicizing that four board of directors seats are up for November’s election and that open filing for the positions is available for the next three weeks.

07/14/2014

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1 Stabbed At BART Plaza In SF Mission District

The stabbing was reported at the BART Plaza at 24th and Mission streets around 10:45 a.m.

07/13/2014

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VTA Says BART To San Jose Will Open In 2017 Despite Judge’s Ruling

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority’s project extending BART by 10 miles to San Jose will be completed as planned by 2017 despite a judge’s decision against closing a street in Milpitas, a VTA spokeswoman said Monday.

07/07/2014

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BART Train Strikes, Kills Person On Tracks At Richmond Station

The Richmond BART station reopened after a patron was struck by a train and killed Friday afternoon.

07/04/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls away from the Rockridge station in Oakland.

Bay Area Transit Agencies On Sunday Schedules For Fourth Of July

Bay Area transit agencies are advising residents and visitors that they are on Sunday schedules for the Independence Day holiday Friday.

07/04/2014

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Jury Rejects Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed By Oscar Grant’s Father

A jury has rejected a civil rights lawsuit filed by Oscar Grant’s father, stemming from Grant’s killing by BART police officer, Johannes Mehserle, in 2009.

07/01/2014

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