BART Approves Budget For Longer, More Frequent Trains On East Bay LinesBART's Board of Directors passed a new $1.6 billion budget Thursday that promises longer and more frequent trains for riders of two East Bay lines beginning in September.
BART Board Votes Against Policy That Gave Themselves Free Rides For Life The BART Board of Directors voted 6 to 2 Thursday night so that the transit system’s directors will no longer get free rides for life.
BART Criticized For Not Advertising Four Openings On Its Board Of DirectorsBART 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.
Board Approves 4 Years Of Toll Hikes On Golden Gate Bridge The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District’s board of directors voted 15-2 Friday morning to gradually raise the toll on the bridge over the next four years starting this April.
BART Board Approves New Contract, Heads To Unions For ApprovalThe Board of Directors voted 8-1 to approve the new labor agreement reached with its two largest unions.
Phil Matier: Tense BART Talks Set To Resume Over Family LeaveNegotiators with Bay Area Rapid Transit and its two largest unions are set to restart negotiations on Thursday, with many hard feelings remaining on both sides of the table.
Phil Matier: BART Riders May Experience Sticker Shock SoonBART fares are set to go up more than five percent starting in January. The transit agency’s Board of Directors is also considering a plan to charge even more during peak hours or at its busiest stations.
BART Unions Slam Board Over Deaths Of Workers During StrikeThe Bay Area Rapid Transit Board of Directors passed resolutions honoring the two workers killed on the tracks on October 19, despite protests from union leadership.
BART Union Leader Threatens 'Bloodiest, Longest' Strike As Negotiations Set To ResumeThe two sides have until August 4 to reach an agreement or another strike could be in the works.
Facebook Board Member Jim Breyer Stepping Down Facebook says that venture capitalist Jim Breyer won't seek re-election to its board of directors.
BART Board Votes To Increase Fares, Parking FeesBART fares and parking fees are going up. The transit company’s board of directors overwhelmingly decided in a vote in Oakland on Thursday to approve the proposed hike.
BART Board Explores Fare Increases, Parking Rate HikeThe cost to ride Bay Area Rapid Transit is likely to get more expensive in the coming year, and the price to park at stations could be rising as well.