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Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Finds Funds Needed To Avoid Service Cuts

Caltrain officials have said without the additional funding they would have to cut 10 trains, slow down Baby Bullets and close three stations. Nine more stations would lose weekend service.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/19/2011

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain May Not Be An Option For Fans Traveling To Giants Games

Giants baseball fans, especially those on the Peninsula and in the South Bay, could soon be striking out when it comes to taking Caltrain to the ballpark following a key decision on service cuts could on Thursday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/05/2011

Caltrain, San Francisco station

Proposed Sales Tax Could Mitigate Caltrain Cuts

Some of the service cuts and fare increases proposed for Caltrain could be offset by a 1-cent sales tax and a renegotiated labor contract.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/10/2011

Minnie and Lovie Ward Recreation Center Park

San Francisco Rec & Park Budget Avoids Cuts, Layoffs

Word that pink slips would not be mailed this year was welcome news, following several years of severe cuts within San Francisco’s Rec and Park Department.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/18/2011

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

Report Calls For Restoring San Francisco Muni Service Cuts

A roadmap of sorts was circulated at San Francisco City Hall, laying out plenty of recommendations for improving Muni – yet there was no funding made available to get the job done.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/07/2010

AC Transit Bus

AC Transit Reduces Service By 7.2 Percent

The journey home is going to get longer for AC Transit riders, who saw a 7.8 percent cut in service last March and will now see another 7.2 percent cut effective on Sunday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/30/2010

Caltrain (Lucius Kwok)

Caltrain Approves Cuts, Fare Increases

Service cuts and fare increases are in store for Caltrain passengers come the first of the year.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/07/2010

Caltrain

Caltrain Cutting Service, Raising Fares Amid Salary Increases

Caltrain is set to raise fares and cut service, as it grapples with a budget deficit.

CBS San Francisco–10/06/2010

AC Transit Bus

AC Transit To Slash Weekend, Overnight Service

AC Transit weekend service has been cut in half and most of its overnight runs eliminated to save the struggling agency about $11 million, following the board’s unanimous vote Wednesday night.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/23/2010

Caltrain Holds Final Public Hearing Before Vote

SAN CARLOS, Calif. (KCBS) _ Caltrain will keep weekend service, but fare hikes and fewer trains are still expected because of significant budget problems.

09/02/2010

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