Transit

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Bay Area Relying Less On Public Transit, New Figures Show

It seems like trains and buses are more packed than ever. But overall, the Bay Area is actually depending less on public transit.

02/05/2015

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

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Founded On Laziness, College Student’s Electronic Skateboard Startup Takes Off

At first glance, the ZBoard looks like any other piece of wood on wheels. But take a closer look, and you’ll see it’s a lot smarter, and faster.

01/19/2015

SM bridge, MLK Day protests, Protesters block traffic on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge, January 19, 2015. (Chris Fillipi/CBS)

San Mateo Bridge Reopens After Stanford Students Abandon Cars In Traffic For MLK Day Protest

Over 100 Stanford students and community members demonstrating against police brutality temporarily shut down the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Monday afternoon, snarling the evening commute.

01/19/2015

Caltrain (Lucius Kwok)

Caltrain Strikes, Kills Person On Tracks Near Millbrae Station

A Caltrain struck and killed a person on the tracks south of the Millbrae station Saturday morning.

01/10/2015

Manspreading. (CBS)

Movement To Stop ‘Manspreading’ On Public Transit Reaches San Francisco

A movement to stop “manspreading” on crowded trains in New York City is now making its way to San Francisco.

01/06/2015

A BART parking lot. ( Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Parking Fees Going Up At Many Stations; See When, Where, How Much

Parking fees at multiple BART stations are expected to go up by 50 cents later this month.

01/04/2015

Amtrak Train at Crossing

Amtrak San Joaquin Corridor At Near-Record Ridership And Revenue Levels

One Bay Area Amtrak rail corridor nearly set a record for ridership and revenue in November, despite lower gas prices, Amtrak officials have announced.

12/28/2014

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BART Back On Time After Police Pull Woman From Tracks In Richmond

BART delays have subsided Tuesday morning after police were called to the Richmond Station due to a woman on the tracks.

11/25/2014

Bay Area BikeShare

New Owners Promise More Bikes For Bay Area BikeShare

Getting around the Bay Area on two wheels may get a bit easier now that a new company has acquired Bay Area BikeShare and plans to invest in the program’s upkeep and expansion.

11/16/2014

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