Mayor Wants To Ban Coal Shipments In OaklandHours before a key city council vote, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf unveiled an amendment to the city code Monday that would ban the rail transportation of coal within the city limits
Richmond City Council To Consider Solar-Powered Elevated Rail SystemRichmond City Council to consider installing locally-owned elevated rail system that runs on solar power.
Only 3 Of Top 20 Critical Transportation Projects Funded In CaliforniaBay Area transit planners have a long list of critical transportation projects that need to be done, and done soon, but there isn’t anywhere near enough money to fund them.
Man Comes Down From VTA Train After Nearly 12 Hour StandoffA 25-year-old man on probation who refused to come down from the top of a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail vehicle in North San Jose for almost twelve hours Thursday has surrendered to authorities.
Caltrain Service Briefly Disrupted After Train Strikes Woman In Palo AltoNorthbound Caltrain No. 155 struck a pedestrian on the tracks near Palo Alto Avenue around 3 p.m., Caltrain officials said.
BART Avoids Labor Woes; Extends Contracts With UnionsOfficials with the troubled Bay Area Rapid Transit system announced Monday a tentative deal with its major unions that would extends the current labor agreement for another four years.
Caltrans Wants To Implode Remaining Piers of Old Bay BridgeCaltrans officials sought approval Monday to implode the remaining piers of the old Bay Bridge beginning in October.
States Enlist Drones As Airborne Inspectors For Transportation ProjectsState transportation departments are increasingly studying the use of drones for everything from inspecting bridges to clearing car accidents.
Bay Area Transit Guide To Super Bowl 50Broadcast live on CBS, the first Super Bowl in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1985 comes to Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara. The new home of the San Francisco 49ers hosts Super Bowl 50 on Feb. 7, 2016. Ticket holders should plan ahead for getting to the stadium, 40 miles from San Francisco.
Saturday BART Ridership Sets 1-Day Weekend RecordBART ridership hit a new record high on Saturday and is expected to spike again Sunday.
Uber Fined $7.6 Million By California RegulatorsState utilities regulators levied a $7.6 million fine against Uber Thursday for failing to provide information on how the popular ride-hailing company conducts business.
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Rolls Out New Hybrid BusesThe 60-foot articulated buses will replaced older buses on the agency's Rapid 522 Line on El Camino Real.