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San Jose Non-Profit Provides Bikes And More For Those In Need

Good Karma Bikes provides the homeless and low-income working people with bicycle transportation, and also takes some in as interns.


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BART Survey Shows More Riders Accept Bikes On Trains

A new survey of BART passengers released Monday shows a wider acceptance of allowing bicycles on the transit agency’s trains.


Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) passengers stand on the platform as a train pulls into a station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Bike Restrictions To Be Lifted In Week-Long Pilot Project

Bay Area Rapid Transit will begin a week-long pilot project on Monday that will allow riders with bikes access to trains at all times.


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Bike Riders Get A Break On BART in August

Starting on Friday, August 3, bike riders can take their wheels on Bay Area Rapid Transit trains during commute hours, normally a no-no for cyclists throughout the year.


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SF Sunday Streets Kicks Off On Embarcadero

Thousands lined the Embarcadero without their cars as the first Sunday Streets event was held on Sunday in San Francisco.


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BART Police Ramp Up Efforts To Catch Bike Thieves

Faced with a rash of bicycle thefts, BART police will be stepping up efforts to educate riders who two-wheel to stations and catch those who are stealing them.


Jefferson Award Winner Susan Runsvold. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Gets South Bay Kids Rolling

TurningWheels for Kids has given away more than 13,000 bicycles to needy children in Santa Clara County. If lined up end to end, that would be more than 10 miles long.


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Golden Gate Bridge Walkway Closure Slows Cyclists, Scares Walkers

A battle is starting to heat up again between pedestrians and bicyclists who like to stroll or ride over the Golden Gate Bridge.


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Santa Clara Homes Hit By String Of Bike Thefts

A number of bicycle thefts have been reported throughout residential areas of Santa Clara, police said Thursday.


Pedestrians walk near the Golden Gate Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cyclists Cheer Planned Striping Of Golden Gate Bridge Walking Path

Several safety improvements are coming to the Golden Gate Bridge in the wake of complaints by bicyclists forced to share the eastern sidewalk with pedestrians during construction on the western side of the structure.