Palo Alto Subsidizes Carpoolers' Commute Into CityAbout half of Palo Alto's downtown employees drive to work alone. The city wants to reduce that number by a third.
California Again Running Out Of Green Carpool Stickers For Plug-In HybridsFor the second time this year, state officials announced that they are running low on the number of green HOV stickers that allow drivers of plug-in hybrids to use the carpool lane solo.
California Running Low On Green HOV Stickers For Plug-In HybridsCalifornia drivers who are interested in buying a plug-in hybrid to take advantage of driving solo in the carpool lane are running out of time to receive clean air stickers from the state.
CHP Issuing $500 Traffic Tickets To Carpool Violators In Bay Bridge Lane CrackdownDrivers who violate the carpool rules during the evening commute out of San Francisco on the Bay Bridge are the targets of a CHP crackdown, which could see offenders paying out $500 per citation.
California Regulators Say Carpool Services Of Rideshare Firms Lyft, Sidecar, Uber Are IllegalCalifornia regulators appear to have put the brakes on new carpooling services offered by rideshare firms such as Lyft, Uber and Sidecar.
3rd Spare-The-Air Alert Issued In A Row For Bay Area Due To Heat, Low WindsA third consecutive Spare the Air alert has been issued in the Bay Area for Wednesday, air quality officials said Tuesday.
1st Spare The Air Day Announced For 2014 With Hot Weather Approaching
2 Arrested For Oakland Casual Carpool Armed RobberyOakland police have arrested two people in connection with the daylight armed robbery of nine people waiting for carpool rides into San Francisco.
3 Detained After Oakland Carpoolers Robbed At GunpointThree people have been detained following an armed robbery of casual carpoolers waiting for a ride to work in Oakland.
Progress In BART Labor Negotiations Reported; Strike Grinds OnBay Area Rapid Transit labor negotiations went into the early morning hours Wednesday, wrapping up shortly before 3 a.m., but with no resolution in sight Bay Area riders were facing another tough day navigating their commutes.
Rideshare Services Handle Increased Passenger Load From BART StrikeWith BART service shut down, ridesharing services were working to keep up with increased demand Monday.
Spare The Air Day Declared For Friday; Bay Area Temps To SoarWith temperatures expected to rise this weekend, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a "Spare the Air" alert for Friday.