Golden Gate Transit
A jogger was struck and killed by a Golden Gate Transit bus on San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue Thursday morning.
A tentative agreement between the Golden Gate Bridge District and a coalition of labor unions has averted a strike that had been planned for Friday, bridge district officials said.
Bay Area commuters should brace for a strike as early as Friday—that’s the advice the Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District is giving as one or more of the 13 unions are threatening a work stoppage.
Fares to cross the Golden Gate from Marin and Sonoma Counties to San Francisco and back have gone up as of Tuesday.
In 2013 the feature was dropped from the bus service because it was unreliable.
A retired Golden Gate Transit bus driver who was arrested for allegedly stealing a Golden Gate Transit bus in Novato on Tuesday has been released from Marin County Jail pending the filing of charges against him.
A Golden Gate Transit bus has been found in Sonoma County Tuesday evening, after it was stolen from a facility in Novato.
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.
The 22-year-old victim was on Platform D around 1 p.m. when a man pulled up on Tamalpais Drive, got out of a gold sedan and shot at him, police spokeswoman Margo Rohrbacher said.
The Marin County Transit District’s Board of Directors on Monday morning unanimously approved a new four-year agreement for local bus service with Golden Gate Transit.