Diesel-Powered BART Trains Unveiled For East Bay ExtensionTransit officials unveiled a new line of diesel-powered BART trains Thursday that will be deployed when the system arrives in the growing city of Antioch.
BART Electrical Glitch Disappears As Mysteriously As It AppearedA persistent electrical problem that crippled BART service at the end of the Pittsburg/Bay Point line for more than two weeks starting in March has gone away almost entirely, but its cause remains unknown, according to BART.
Deputies Who Helped Save Driver From Being Hit By Oncoming Caltrain In Sunnyvale Share StoryTwo sheriff’s deputies are being praised for helping save a driver seconds before his car was struck by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Monday evening.
Videos Show Driver Pulled To Safety Before Car Gets Hit By Caltrain In SunnyvaleA deputy patrolling the Caltrain tracks in Sunnyvale pulled a driver to safety after his car ended up on the tracks Monday evening, seconds before a train slammed into the vehicle.
Billion Dollar Project Will Bring Millions Of Tons Of Coal To Area Next To Bay Bridge Toll Plaza
Women Struck, Killed By Caltrain In BelmontA Caltrain struck and killed a woman in Belmont Wednesday morning, according to a transit agency spokeswoman.
BART Approves Budget For Longer, More Frequent Trains On East Bay LinesBART's Board of Directors passed a new $1.6 billion budget Thursday that promises longer and more frequent trains for riders of two East Bay lines beginning in September.
Funny BART Conductor Makes Commute More Tolerable With Catchy Station Announcements"Making off like a herd of turtles," is just one of this BART operator's catch phrases as his passion for passengers comes through the train intercom.
BART Could See More Breakdowns On Tracks, Needs More Than $4 Billion To Upgrade InfrastructureBART officials said the 10-inches of rail broke on a newer section of tracks, and the rails like the cars badly need to be replaced.
Service Restored After 10-Inch Crack In SF Tracks; Delays Continue During #BARTPocalypseThere are major delays on Bay Area Rapid Transit systemwide, after a deformity was discovered in the trackway between the Civic Center station and 16th Street station in San Francisco.
Voter-Approved $48 Million Announced To Be Dedicated To San Francisco Muni ImprovementsSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced $48 million in new voter-approved funding for the city’s transit system on Monday. The money will go toward improvements for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and the hiring of 244 people.
BART May Ask Taxpayers For The Billions It Needs To Keep Trains RunningBART needs billions of dollars just to keep the trains running in the future, and the transit agency may end up asking the public to foot the bill.