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Pay gates sit empty at the Embarcadero Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station July 1, 2013 in San Francisco.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Strike Survival Guide

For those who need to find an alternate public transit option, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission has worked to ramp up service on other systems, and updates will be made available on 511.org.

06/28/2013

(Water Emergency Transportation Authority)

$22M Ferry Terminal To Be Built On Mare Island, Opening In 2015

A $22 million passenger ferry facility will be built on the Mare Island waterfront before 2015, Vallejo officials announced Wednesday.

05/02/2013

South San Francisco Ferry. (CBS)

New South SF Ferry Failing To Lure Commuters, Cover Costs

A 9-month-old ferry line that services South San Francisco from Oakland and Alameda is attracting only a fraction of the riders necessary to cover operational cots.

03/18/2013

Boating Accident

1 Dead After Golden Gate Ferry Collides With Motorboat

One of two people injured when a Golden Gate Ferry and a 22-foot motorboat collided in the San Francisco Bay on Saturday has died.

02/18/2013

Boating Accident

2 Hurt When Pleasure Boat, Ferry Collide Near Tiburon

The U.S. Coast Guard is continuing to investigate a collision on Saturday between a Golden Gate Ferry and a 22-foot motorboat.

02/17/2013

(Water Emergency Transportation Authority)

Phil Matier: Huge Subsidies Offset Cost For New South SF Ferry

The numbers have been crunched, revealing that for every $14 round trip ticket sold, the public has – or will – kick in nearly $100. In all, the subsidies for the new ferry service total roughly $94 million over a 20 year period.

06/25/2012

AC Transit Bus

Limited Alternatives During Transbay Tube Shutdown

BART officials were holding out hope that some service would be restored by Thursday afternoon, but a spokesperson advised commuters traveling between Oakland and San Francisco to find an alternate route of travel, specifically car, bus or ferry.

06/14/2012

(Water Emergency Transportation Authority)

New San Francisco Bay Ferry Service Launches

The Bay Area’s newest ferry service began carrying commuters between the East Bay and the Peninsula Monday, according to the San Francisco Water Emergency Transportation Authority.

06/04/2012

Larkspur Ferry

New Ferry Line To Serve South San Francisco Commuters

Commuters on both sides of San Francisco Bay will have another option to get across the bay when a new ferry route begins running Monday.

06/03/2012

Larkspur Ferry

Golden Gate Ferry Service Cancelled Over May Day Strike

The labor union that represents the Golden Gate Bridge District employees including ferry operators has called a strike for Tuesday morning.

04/30/2012

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