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BART Closing Transbay Tube During First Weekend In August, Labor Day Weekend For Repairs

People who rely on BART to travel between San Francisco and the Peninsula to the East Bay will have to find alternate ways across the bay later this summer. The transit agency will close the Transbay tube for repairs during the first weekend in August and over Labor Day weekend.

07/21/2015

Entrance to a BART station in downtown San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Transbay Service Delayed 20 Minutes For Maintenance

BART trains through the Transbay Tube are delayed over 20 minutes in the East Bay and San Francisco directions Monday afternoon because maintenance crews needed to take a measurement, a BART spokesman said.

07/06/2015

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BART Needs To Shut Transbay Tube For 5 Days, Likely Over Labor Day Weekend

BART has announced major closures this summer, likely over Labor Day Weekend, for critical track maintenance that will close the Transbay Tube for five days.

06/08/2015

BART is studying a plan to install a second transbay tube. (Source: SFCTA)

Second BART Tunnel Under Bay Allowing 24-Hour Service Gets Renewed Attention

With the San Francisco Bay Area economy booming, a plan to build a second tube for BART trains under San Francisco Bay is getting renewed attention.

02/02/2015

The West Oakland BART station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Residual Delays And Packed BART Trains After Small Fire Reported Near Embarcadero Station In San Francisco

BART is single-tracking into and out of San Francisco as they try to resolve the problem.

12/03/2014

A big rig crash knocks out power at the Port of Oakland. (CBS SF)

BART Service Restored After Big Rig Crashes Into Oakland Power Pole

A truck plows into a power pole at the Port of Oakland near 7th and Maritime Streets.

05/20/2014

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BART: Minor Delays This Weekend As Work Crews Continue Repairs

BART work crews continued on Saturday to repair equipment that failed on Friday during the morning commute causing major system-wide delays.

04/05/2014

BART passengers wait for a train at the SF Embarcadero station during the afternoon commute, April 4, 2014. (Brandon Mercer/CBS)

BART Equipment Failure In Transbay Tube Results In Day-Long Delays

BART was experiencing major system-wide delays Friday, lasting from the morning through the afternoon commute, due an equipment failure in the Transbay Tube.

04/04/2014

A disabled ship anchored in San Francisco Bay near the BART Transbay Tube, January 31, 2014. (CBS)

BART Inspects Transbay Tube After Distressed Ship Drops Anchor

A container ship heading into the Port of Oakland caused a brief scare Friday when its anchor dropped near BART’s Transbay Tube, prompting a brief stoppage of train service between San Francisco and the East Bay, authorities said.

01/31/2014

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

Track Debris Causes Major BART Delays Between Oakland, San Francisco

BART reported major delays heading between Oakland and San Francisco Tuesday evening because of metal debris on the tracks.

11/26/2013

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