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New Year Brings Bay Area Transit Fare Increases

Along with the new year, commuters will find fare increases for the transit agencies across the Bay Area.


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Service Resumes After Caltrain Kills Man On Tracks In Belmont

A man was struck and killed by a train north of the San Carlos Caltrain station Wednesday afternoon, transit agency spokeswoman Christine Dunn said.


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Man Dies After Being Hit By SamTrans Bus In SF’s Outer Mission

A man who was struck by a SamTrans bus in San Francisco’s Outer Mission neighborhood earlier this week has died, a spokeswoman for the transit agency said Thursday.


San Francisco Muni Metro light rail train car at Folsom Street station (AP)

New Year’s Mass Transit Guide

If you choose to get hammered on New Year’s Eve, rest assured you can get home safely for free via bus, train or light rail…


New Year’s Eve Transportation

New Year’s Eve Transportation

For all the party people in the Bay Area looking to go out and celebrate this New Year’s Eve by going to club and bar events, we have your way to make it home…


A passenger uses a Clipper card at a fare gate. (CBS)

Bay Area Transit Officials Tout Clipper Card In New Campaign

Both BART and SamTrans are making changes to paper pass policies in the new year, meaning the Clipper card will be more important for many users.


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SamTrans Bus Passenger Pepper-Sprayed In Daly City

A passenger aboard a SamTrans bus in Daly City was pepper-sprayed Thursday morning by another passenger, according to a spokeswoman.


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SamTrans Driver Charged In Fatal December Crash

A bus driver who was behind the wheel of a transit bus when it hit and killed a woman in downtown Palo Alto last December has been charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter.

CBS San Francisco–04/19/2011

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Schedule Changes Implemented On San Mateo Bus Routes

The changes, which went into effect Sunday, were designed to improve the agency’s on-time performance, and to better help SamTrans riders make connections with other transit systems like BART.


A passenger uses a Clipper card at a fare gate. (CBS)

Clipper Cards Now Accepted On Samtrans Buses

Bay Area public transportation riders are now able to use the long-awaited Clipper Card program on San Mateo County Transit District services, a district spokeswoman said.

CBS San Francisco–02/10/2011



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