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Police Incident Stalls VTA Light Rail & Bus Lines In San Jose

A police-related incident in San Jose has closed a VTA Light Rail and caused VTA Bus Lines to be rerouted in some areas Friday morning, according to Valley Transportation Authority officials.

10/31/2014

Depictions of the new SFMTA (Muni) light-rail vehicles coming to San Francisco starting in 2016. (via SFMTA)

$648 Million Contract Will Buy New Fleet Of San Francisco Muni Light Rail Vehicles

A $648-million contract signed Friday is helping shape the future of San Francisco’s public transportation system. The first of the new Muni LRVs should be ready by the end of 2016.

09/19/2014

The scene of a pedestrian-involved accident in San Francisco's Bayview District where a Muni T-Line train struck a man. (photo: Holly Quan)

Man Injured After Being Struck By Muni T-Line In San Francisco’s Bayview, Causing Delays

Muni’s T-Line light rail is delayed Monday morning after a man was struck and injured by the train in San Francisco’s Bayview District.

09/08/2014

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Travel On A Budget This Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.

08/20/2014

Fans entering Levi Stadium prior to an MLS Soccer game between the Seattle Sounders FC and San Jose Earthquates at Levi's Stadium on August 2, 2014 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

VTA Seeking Improvement For 1st 49ers Game At Levi’s Stadium Following Transit Woes At Soccer Game Soft-Launch

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority has been assessing ways to improve carrying fans to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara for Sunday’s first 49ers game after the first event there earlier this month included long wait times and overcrowded light-rail cars

08/14/2014

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Two Big Muni Accidents Injure Dozens In San Francisco

Two different Muni accidents, both of which happened in the same hour Friday afternoon, have injured dozens in San Francisco, according to the San Francisco Fire Department.

08/01/2014

Jordan Stewart of the San Jose Earthquakes in action against the Colorado Rapids at Buck Shaw Stadium on May 7, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Security Stepped Up For First Sporting Event At Levi’s Stadium; 45,000 Expected At Earthquakes-Sounders Match

The Santa Clara Police Department will have an extra 100 officers on hand, and sheriff’s deputies will not only be patrolling the stadium, but VTA light trains as well.

07/31/2014

World's Largest LED Light Sculpture Lights Up The Bay Bridge

The Bay Lights Struggling To Raise Funds To Keep Display Going Past Next March

Organizers of The Bay Lights display on the Western Span of the Bay Bridge remain far from their fundraising goal to keep the light display running well into the next decade.

07/16/2014

Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. (CBS)

Levi’s Stadium Days Away From Opening Ceremony, First 49er Game

Levi’s Stadium will officially open on Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in time for the first 49er game in August, but questions over transportation logistics remain.

07/15/2014

A VTA light rail train passes by the still under construction Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara (VTA)

Pedestrian Was Chasing Dog When Fatally Struck By San Jose VTA Light Rail Train

A light rail train fatally struck a pedestrian in San Jose Sunday night, according to a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority spokeswoman.

06/22/2014

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