Tom Radulovich

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train sits idle at the Millbrae station on July 3, 2013 in Millbrae. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Board Votes Against Policy That Gave Themselves Free Rides For Life

The BART Board of Directors voted 6 to 2 Thursday night so that the transit system’s directors will no longer get free rides for life.

08/29/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls into the Colma station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Matier & Brown: Computer Glitches Following Contract Dispute A Coincidence?

There were nasty words from the unions after Thursday’s board vote and suffice to say there were big problems with BART’s system-wide failure Friday morning.

11/22/2013

Passengers get off of a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train as it arrives at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Strike Deadline Nears, Union Leader Warns Riders To Prepare

Tensions escalated at the BART bargaining table Monday with the possibility of a strike on Tuesday appearing to grow stronger.

10/14/2013

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

BART Board President, Unions Frustrated By Lack Of Labor Talks

Both sides in the Bay Area Rapid Transit labor dispute are talking about the lack of progress in negotiations, since the 60-day cooling off period started nearly a month ago.

09/05/2013

BART train, station, car, passengers

BART Outlines New Approach To Ban Unruly Riders From Trains

Assaults on station agents – along with public urination, drug use, drug dealing – have prompted the Bay Area Rapid Transit Board of Directors to introduce a “Prohibition Order” that targets unruly riders to them off trains.

04/29/2013

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

BART Eliminates Fare Premium For SFO Workers

Starting in July SFO employees who BART to work will save three dollars a day, thanks to the BART Board of Directors who voted to eliminate a $1.50 per-ride premium for airport employees.

04/12/2013

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) passengers stand on the platform as a train pulls into a station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Bike Restrictions To Be Lifted In Week-Long Pilot Project

Bay Area Rapid Transit will begin a week-long pilot project on Monday that will allow riders with bikes access to trains at all times.

03/14/2013

BART train (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART To Allow Rush-Hour Bike Riders Friday

In an effort to double the number of bicyclists who commute using BART, the service is launching a five-week, Friday’s only experiment by dropping its rush-hour bike ban beginning August 3rd.

08/02/2012

BART Wheel Thief Update

PLEASANTON, Calif. (KCBS)- The victims of a recent theft at a BART parking garage have been contacted by the transit district’s police department.

07/09/2010

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