Caltrain

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Bay Area Relying Less On Public Transit, New Figures Show

It seems like trains and buses are more packed than ever. But overall, the Bay Area is actually depending less on public transit.

02/05/2015

Caltrain Fatality on Tracks

Person Struck And Killed On Caltrain Tracks In Mountain View

The Caltrain tracks through Mountain View reopened in both directions following a collision that killed a man earlier Thursday.

01/29/2015

Caltrain, train, railroad

Caltrain Strikes, Kills Person Crossing Tracks In Palo Alto

A person was struck and killed by a Caltrain in Palo Alto Sunday afternoon.

01/25/2015

Caltrain (CBS)

Lone Remaining Freedom Train Sells Out All Seats On Final MLK Day Ride From San Jose To SF

Tickets for all 1,400 seats available on the Caltrain train were sold even though it was announced that this excursion would be the last run of the Freedom Train in the Bay Area.

01/19/2015

Passengers board the MLK Jr. 'Freedom Train' at San Jose Diridon train station, January 20, 2014. (CBS)

Caltrain’s ‘Freedom Train’ Makes Its Last Voyage On Martin Luther King Jr. Day

After 30 years, the last of America’s ‘Freedom Trains’ will take its final voyage down the rails on Monday.

01/17/2015

A fourth grader and his nanny escaped a car stuck on the Caltrain tracks minutes before it was hit by a train. (CBS)

4th Grader, His Nanny Narrowly Escape Burlingame Caltrain Crash After Car Gets Stuck On Tracks

A 4th grader and his nanny narrowly escaped injury when a Caltrain hit their car after it became stuck on the tracks in Burlingame.

01/15/2015

Caltrain (Lucius Kwok)

Caltrain Strikes, Kills Person On Tracks Near Millbrae Station

A Caltrain struck and killed a person on the tracks south of the Millbrae station Saturday morning.

01/10/2015

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Caltrain’s Switch From Diesel Fuel To Electrification Will Cause ‘Significant’ Backups For Drivers; Report Shows

Drivers on the Peninsula may soon be waiting even longer at some train crossings, according to a new report on Caltrain’s switch to electrification.

01/08/2015

MUNI (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Year’s Mass Transit Guide

If you choose to get hammered on New Year’s Eve, rest assured you can get home safely for free via bus, train or light rail…

12/29/2014

A guard at a Palo Alto train crossing. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

Palo Alto Community Pitches In For Holiday Gifts For 11 Guards Who Watch Dangerous Train Crossings

$350 gift cards were handed out this week to the 11 guards who keep watch at Palo Alto train tracks as part of the city’s Track Watch program.

12/24/2014

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