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Bay Bridge Closure Survival Guide

The long-awaited changeover from the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge to the newly-constructed suspension will force a 5-day closure leading up the anticipated September 3 opening. The Bay Bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. Wednesday evening, August 28, through 5 a.m. Tuesday morning. So what alternatives to commuters have over Labor Day weekend?

08/20/2013

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4 Dead, 1 Injured In Vehicle-Train Crash In Fresno

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08/19/2013

Commuters line up as they wait to board an AC Transit bus on July 1, 2013 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Contingency Plans In The Works For Possible August BART Strike

Bay Area transportation leaders have been drawing up contingency plans in case Bay Area Rapid Transit workers walk off the job again on August 4.

07/25/2013

A VTA light rail train is disabled after derailing near North First Street and Tasman 
Drive, July 15, 2013. (CBS)

VTA Light-Rail Train Derails In San Jose

A Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail train partially derailed in San Jose Monday morning, a transit spokeswoman said.

07/15/2013

Pay gates sit empty at the Embarcadero Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station July 1, 2013 in San Francisco.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Strike Survival Guide

For those who need to find an alternate public transit option, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission has worked to ramp up service on other systems, and updates will be made available on 511.org.

06/28/2013

The Amtrak train involved in Wednesday's incident. (CBS)

Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit By Amtrak Train In San Lorenzo

Amtrak Capitol Corridor train No. 537 was heading from Sacramento to San Jose when it struck the pedestrian at about 2:30 p.m. where East Lewelling Boulevard crosses the tracks, spokeswoman Vernae Graham said.

05/15/2013

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Broken Train, Stalled Car Create Major Delays On Caltrain Commute

Tuesday was a rough morning for Caltrain, which reported delays stemming from both a broken-down train and a car that stalled on the tracks.

05/07/2013

California High-Speed Rail

California Officials Reach Deal To Settle High-Speed Rail Project Lawsuit

A group representing Central Valley farmers said Thursday it has reached a settlement with the California High-Speed Rail Authority in a lawsuit that was one of the biggest obstacles to the state’s $68 billion bullet train project.

04/18/2013

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Briefly Halted After Death On Burlingame Tracks

A person was struck and killed by a train on the Caltrain tracks in Burlingame this afternoon, a Caltrain spokeswoman said.

04/15/2013

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train operator waits for passengers to enter the train at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Bound BART Trains Recovering From Delays

Bay Area Rapid Transit was recovering from an earlier problem on trains passing through San Francisco Thursday morning.

04/11/2013

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