How Caltrain Electrification Project Got Off The GroundAgainst formidable resistance from a GOP Congress and president, the Caltrain electrification project somehow managed to survive. At Friday's groundbreaking ceremony in Millbrae, Bay Area political leaders revealed how.
Caltrain Electrification Project Groundbreaking Celebrated In MillbraeElected leaders turned over ceremonial dirt with golden shovels while Caltrain officials cut a cake shaped like a train.
Caltrain Delayed After Woman Allegedly Assaults ConductorA commuter train was delayed for about 20 minutes in Brisbane Thursday morning after the conductor was allegedly assaulted, according to Caltrain officials.
Caltrain Fatally Strikes Person On Tracks In SunnyvaleA southbound train hit and killed a man on the tracks at the Caltrain station in Sunnyvale Friday morning, Caltrain officials said.
Caltrain Kills Person On Tracks In Menlo ParkA southbound Caltrain hit and killed a man on the tracks in Menlo Park Monday morning in the agency's third fatality of the year.
Caltrain Electrification May Also Benefit Commuters On 101, 280 After the Trump administration approved over $600 million in federal funding for the electrification of Caltrain, supporters say drivers will also benefit from the rail upgrade.
Trump Administration Approves $650 Million For Caltrain ElectrificationThe Trump administration has agreed to fully fund a $650 million federal grant for electrification of the Caltrain system.
Caltrain Fares Expected To Rise Despite Increased RidershipCaltrain may soon raise fares substantially even though ridership keeps growing.
Officials Call On Feds To Approve Caltrain Electrification ProjectSan Francisco and Peninsula elected officials Monday called on the Trump administration to approve federal funding for the Caltrain electrification project.
Suspect Arrested For 2 Recent Palo Alto Sexual AssaultsA 26-year-old man who allegedly attacked two separate women in Palo Alto earlier this month turned himself in after seeing a photo of himself on the news and social media, a San Mateo County sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday.
Authorities Search For Palo Alto Sexual Assault SuspectThe San Mateo County Sheriffs office is searching for the suspect in a sexual assault at the University Caltrain station last week.
Major Caltrain Project Threatened By Question Over Federal FundingA massive Caltrain project to convert the commuter train system from diesel fuel to electric power was derailed when the Federal Transit Administration decided to hold up a nearly $650 million construction grant.

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