BART fares are set to go up more than five percent starting in January. The transit agency’s Board of Directors is also considering a plan to charge even more during peak hours or at its busiest stations.
BART is considering rebuilding and expanding the Embarcadero and Montgomery St. stations in downtown San Francisco.
More riders, more service. That’s the equation Caltrain, Altamont Commuter Express (ACE) and the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority have all made, with commuters reaping the benefits beginning Monday.
San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit officials say higher ridership and a tax boost have brought in an extra $11 million.
Officials with San Francisco’s Muni system have imposed a tougher stance on fare evaders, and the new enforcement strategy seems to be working well for the transit agency.
San Francisco Muni officials have named a temporary replacement for outgoing Executive Director Nathaniel Ford.
Caltrain officials have said without the additional funding they would have to cut 10 trains, slow down Baby Bullets and close three stations. Nine more stations would lose weekend service.
Customers who purchase select Fast Passes or receive disability discount passes will need to transition from traditional paper passes to a Clipper card when purchasing a November pass, the SFMTA said.
SAN CARLOS, Calif. (AP) _ Caltrain has begun a series of six public hearings on cutting service as the commuter rail agency seeks to shave $2.3 million from its operating budget.