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A crowded BART train during rush hour on October 29, 2009. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Releases Crowded Car Survival Guide

The short video offers some hints to passengers on how to make the trip on crowded BART trains a better experience for everyone.

02/26/2014

BART passengers board a train. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Riders Warned About Measles Infection From Contagious Passenger

Bay Area Rapid Transit and East Bay health authorities warned BART passengers on Thursday to seek medical attention if they begin exhibiting any symptoms of measles after authorities learned that an infected and contagious person rode BART in the East Bay last week.

02/13/2014

New AC Transit Bus

AC Transit Union Members To Vote On Contract Deal

AC Transit drivers and mechanics are voting Friday on a tentative deal reached just before a cooling off period ordered by the governor ended last week.

12/27/2013

Golden Gate Ferry

KCBS Cover Story: Ferry Service Will Ramp Up If BART Strike Occurs

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – As negotiations are ongoing and the stalemate continues between Bay Area Rapid Transit officials and its labor unions, commuters are having to plan ahead for a possible strike. During the early […]

07/31/2013

Commuter traffic backs up at the toll plaza to the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on July 2, 2013 in Oakland.(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Progress In BART Labor Negotiations Reported; Strike Grinds On

Bay Area Rapid Transit labor negotiations went into the early morning hours Wednesday, wrapping up shortly before 3 a.m., but with no resolution in sight Bay Area riders were facing another tough day navigating their commutes.

07/03/2013

A BART train at Embarcadero Station in San Francisco. (CBS)

Maintenance Car Crash In Transbay Tube Leads To Major BART Delays

Initial repair work was completed Friday morning to ease congested BART service traveling through the Transbay Tube after maintenance vehicles damaged the tracks earlier Friday.

05/31/2013

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Oakland Police Pointed Gun At Toddler During Misdemeanor Probe

Two Oakland police officers recently pointed their guns at a sleeping toddler while investigating a misdemeanor case, according to the court-appointed monitor overseeing the Oakland Police Department.

01/31/2013

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) police officers stand on the platform at the Civic Center station on August 15, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Police Bump Up Presence, Offer Escorts For Holiday Shoppers In SF, Oakland

Bay Area Rapid Transit riders can expect to see more police officers in stations, and on trains starting Thursday.

12/13/2012

Capitol Corridor

Capitol Corridor Trains To Become More Bike Friendly

The state transit agency plans to increase the bicycle carrying capacity of 14 railcars from three bicycles per car to 13, and add 330 cubic feet of additional luggage storage as part of an $8.3 million conversion project, a spokesman said Friday.

11/09/2012

BART train (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Track Obstruction Causes BART Delays On Richmond Line

Bay Area Rapid Transit riders experienced delays of 10 to 15 minutes on the Richmond line in the Fremont, Richmond and Millbrae directions due to an obstruction on the track Friday morning, according to a Bart official.

11/09/2012

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