Golden Gate Transit
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.
Dozens of jobs and $2 million in estimated annual savings are at stake in Marin County today, where the Transit District Board of Directors planned to take a crucial vote on the future of its decades-old relationship with Golden Gate Transit.
A number of Bay Area transit agencies are increasing fares starting Sunday.
Threats of a Golden Gate Transit bus strike, planned for May 10th have been canceled after the union and Bridge District were able to negotiate a tentative framework over a contract dispute.
Construction crews have begun demolishing an old, seismically unsafe approach to the Golden Gate Bridge. Bridge traffic is about 50 percent lower than usual and ferry ridership is up.
Golden Gate Transit may offer Wi-Fi service on their ferries by this summer if the agency’s board of directors approves a plan later this week.