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Oakland Airport Connector

Artist rendition of the BART Oakland Airport Connector. (BART)

Construction Begins On BART Oakland Airport Connector

Construction is underway on the Bay Area Rapid Transit’s extension to Oakland International Airport though criticism of the project’s $500 million price tag and potential to create jobs continues.

01/03/2012

Oakland Airport Station rendering (www.bart.gov)

Phil Matier: BART Oakland Airport Connector Project May Be Too Big To Fail

BART’s new interim general manager says stopping the Oakland Airport Connector project could cost the transit agency tens of million of dollars.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/11/2011

Oakland Airport Station rendering (www.bart.gov)

BART Director Looking To Halt Oakland Airport Connector Project

A BART Director is looking to halt work on the much-talked about Oakland Airport Connector project.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/26/2011

BART Inches Closer to Building Oakland Airport Connector

BART is slowly pulling out of the station with $20 million of regional transportation money secured to build a controversial rail line connecting Coliseum Station to Oakland International Airport.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/09/2010

MTC Approves Spending for Airport Connector

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) _ Members of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission have approved a spending plan for a project slated to connect BART to the Oakland Airport.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/08/2010