Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District officials have one of those “good problems” on their hands: their Larkspur to San Francisco ferry service is a popular one with commuters. So much so, in fact, that riders are engaging in a daily dash for parking spaces, not to mention a scramble for a seat on a boat.
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A burglary suspect was injured when he jumped from a tree onto the roof of a residence in Larkspur while trying to avoid arrest Thursday night, a Twin Cities police sergeant said.
A kayaker who spent a chilly night on the San Francisco Bay was rescued after a Golden Gate Ferry crew on a Wednesday morning run noticed her clinging to a navigation marker in the water.
Firefighters in Marin County battled a vegetation fire near The Village at Corte Madera shopping center overnight that may have started at a homeless encampment, a fire chief said.
A Marin County sanitary district is blaming a construction company for two sewage spills that resulted in the discharge of more than 2.5 million gallons of wastewater.
Fares on Golden Gate buses and ferries may go up, and free parking could disappear at the bridge district’s Larkspur lot, because of a budget shortfall.
The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District’s governing board on Wednesday will consider awarding a contract to buy trains to carry commuters in two counties where concern has been growing about the financing of a proposed 70-mile rail line.
Fares for Golden Gate Ferry frequent riders using a fare-discount Clipper Card might not increase as much as proposed, a Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District spokeswoman said Thursday morning.