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BART Service Restored After Damaged Equipment Repaired; Delays Continue

BART crews have repaired a damaged piece of train control equipment that was causing major delays systemwide Wednesday morning and are working now to restore service on all lines.

05/20/2015

Traffic on San Francisco streets. (CBS SF)

San Francisco Rolls Out New Strategy For A Smooth Commute

Your commute in San Francisco may be a little less congested today thanks to a new effort to ease the traffic on city streets.

05/18/2015

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3 Simultaneous Medical Emergencies Triggering BART Delays

Three simultaneous medical emergencies triggered BART delays into San Francisco at the tail end of the morning commute Monday.

05/18/2015

Bay Bridge Officially Re-Opens After Years Of Repairs

Wrong-Way Bay Bridge Bus Lanes Considered As Morning Traffic Solution

In a desperate measure, transit officials are considering wrong-way bus lanes to ease congestion on the Bay Bridge during the morning commute.

05/15/2015

Caltrain (photo: Matt Bigler/ KCBS)

Caltrain Adds Rail Cars To Help Ease Overcrowded Commutes

Some of Caltrain’s newly-purchased rail cars went into service Monday to help alleviate the crowded transportation system.

05/11/2015

San Mateo Bridge. (CBS)

San Mateo Bridge Closure Ruins Mother’s Day Weekend Commute

Bay Area traffic this Mother’s Day weekend looked more like a congested weekday due to the San Mateo Bridge closure.

05/09/2015

San Mateo Bridge. (CBS)

Drivers Given Final Warning Before Weekend San Mateo Bridge Shutdown

Beginning on Friday, Caltrans will close the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge for two full weekends, as crews resurface and treat the deck structure and perform routine maintenance to the bridge.

05/07/2015

A 10-inch section of rail fractured and completely broke away, leaving a gap in the tracks west of Civic Center on May 6th, 2015 (PHOTO: BART)

Service Restored After 10-Inch Crack In SF Tracks; Delays Continue During #BARTPocalypse

There are major delays on Bay Area Rapid Transit systemwide, after a deformity was discovered in the trackway between the Civic Center station and 16th Street station in San Francisco.

05/06/2015

An Uber car.

Uber Surge Pricing Reported As BART Delays Leave Commuters Frustrated

“BART, and you’re there,” was not a slogan that applied to Wednesday’s commute, and many riders turned to Uber to get across the Bay and around the city.

05/06/2015

A bike rider at the San Carlos Caltrain station on July 15, 2014. (Curtiss Kim/CBS)

Bike-Bump Form Helps Cyclists Plan Caltrain Trips; Feeds Transit Agency Useful Data

Bicyclists looking for room on Caltrain will have a new online tool to help them anticipate when and where to board the train.

05/04/2015

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