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Muni’s New Pilot Program Charging Tech Shuttles Prompts Protesters To Block Buses

Muni’s new pilot program charging Google and other tech corporate shuttles to share a network of designated bus stops in San Francisco prompted protesters to block buses leaving from the Mission District Friday morning.

08/01/2014

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Survey Finds Most California Commuters Drive Solo

Even without a transportation strike, about half of Bay Area commuters drive solo to work every day, according to a new survey out Thursday which shows that overall two-thirds of Californians drive to work alone.

08/01/2013

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BART Strike Has Led More Bay Area Workers To Bike To Work

Commuters are finding all types of alternatives to get to work.

07/04/2013

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Thousands Of Bay Area Residents Participate In Bike To Work Day

The annual celebration is an example of how commuting by bicycle has gotten easier in the Bay Area.

05/09/2013

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BART Marks 20th Month Of Ridership Increases

One of the Bay Area’s largest transit agencies is becoming even busier. BART ridership was up nearly 7% in the latest fiscal quarter, compared to the same time period last year. That marks 20 consecutive months of growth in BART’s ridership.

08/10/2012

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San Jose Adds Miles Of Bike Lanes For Commuters

The San Jose City Council was expected Tuesday to approve a plan to add eight miles of bike lanes in the downtown area.

04/10/2012

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San Jose City Council Funds 400 Miles Of Road Repairs

Drivers can expect a much smoother ride on some of San Jose’s bumpiest roads now that the city council has given the thumbs-up to a limited amount of funding for priority road repair.

03/28/2012

Construction work at the San Francisco Doyle Drive replacement project. (CBS)

Funding Gap Closed On SF Doyle Drive Construction Project

City officials and San Francisco commuters can breathe a sigh of relief now that a $54 million funding gap in the billion dollar Doyle Drive project was finally filled.

03/01/2012

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Researchers Find Bay BridgeCongestion Pricing Works

A new study finds congestion pricing on the Bay Bridge has cleared out carpool lanes, and made for a faster ride – for some.

11/07/2011

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Amtrak Reports Record Ridership Along California Corridor

Whether it is due to high gas prices, freeway congestion or something else, the Capitol Corridor train from San Jose to Placer County is more popular than ever before, according to new figures from Amtrak California.

10/18/2011

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