Light Rail

Fire Department Says 2 Treated For Heat Exhaustion After VTA Train Breaks Down In San JoseTwo people had to be treated for heat exhaustion after a VTA light rail train broke down in San Jose due to a mechanical issue, officials with the San Jose Fire Department said.
Driver Killed In San Jose In Collision With VTA TrainA collision between a 2007 Saturn and a light rail train in San Jose left one person dead and another injured Saturday evening.
Child Hit, Killed By San Francisco Muni Train in Outer Mission NeighborhoodA child was hit and killed by a San Francisco Municipal Transit light rail vehicle in the Outer Mission District Tuesday.
Child, Driver Seriously Injured After Car Collides With Muni Train In SF's West PortalA car struck a Muni light-rail vehicle in San Francisco's West Portal neighborhood Friday shortly before 4:30 p.m. The driver and a 9-year-old child were seriously injured.
San Francisco’s Mayor Lee Sheds Light On Financing Muni's Light Rail ExpansionSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee may have already announced a major expansion of Muni’s light-rail fleet, but at a news conference he said options to finance the multi-million dollar project are still being considered.
Police Incident Stalls VTA Light Rail & Bus Lines In San JoseA 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.
$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.
Man Injured After Being Struck By Muni T-Line In San Francisco’s Bayview, Causing DelaysMuni'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.
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VTA Seeking Improvement For 1st 49ers Game At Levi's Stadium Following Transit Woes At Soccer Game Soft-LaunchThe 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
Two Big Muni Accidents Injure Dozens In San FranciscoTwo 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.
Security Stepped Up For First Sporting Event At Levi’s Stadium; 45,000 Expected At Earthquakes-Sounders MatchThe 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.