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Stations

Commuters wait to board a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train during rush hour. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART’s Richmond Line Returning To Normal After Fire Shut 3 Stations

Several BART stations that were shut down Thursday afternoon because of a fire near BART’s Richmond train yard have reopened.

07/18/2013

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BART Station Inspection Reports Find ‘Rats, Rats, Rats’

A San Francisco Weekly review of Bay Area Rapid Transit station agent maintenance reports reveals a persistent rat problem as some stations.

09/14/2012

BART station (CBS)

BART To San Jose Extension Receives Millions In Construction Funding

Passenger service is now expected to start in 2017, a year earlier than previously scheduled.

08/28/2012

Demonstrator Tom Comitta pretends to talk on a telephone during a protest inside the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Civic Center station on August 15, 2011 in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Adopts New Cell Phone Policy In Wake Of Shutdown Flap

Bay Area Rapid Transit’s Board of Directors adopted a new policy Thursday for when cellphone service may be interrupted—an issue that took center stage over the summer when the transit agency cut cell service at several San Francisco stations to stop a planned protest.

12/01/2011

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

Muni Pedestrian Accident Causes Major Delays For Metro Lines

San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail service is back on track Friday after experiencing major delays after a Muni Metro vehicle struck a pedestrian between two downtown stations, police and Muni officials said.

11/25/2011

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Drops Plan To Eliminate Stations, Raises Fares

Caltrain’s board of directors voted Thursday not to pursue station closures and to maintain its current train schedule through fiscal year 2012.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/21/2011

BART station (CBS)

BART Gives Out Free Tickets To Entice Holiday Shoppers

Bay Area Rapid Transit was giving away free tickets to encourage people to use the train system when shopping this holiday season.

CBS San Francisco–12/02/2010