VTA's New Rapid 522 ServiceVIDEO: Santa Clara Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service, Rapid 522, with median lane features, is now available. That means 60-foot VTA articulated buses are in service and will be cruising down Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose, using the center lanes.
Light Rail Train Crashes Into Vehicle Near San Jose VTA OfficeA Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail train crashed into a vehicle in North San Jose Tuesday morning.
Bus Driver Who Helped Foil Child Abduction In Milpitas: ‘I Did What Any Parent Would Do’VTA bus driver Tim Watson said his instincts kicked in, and that's how he stopped an alleged child abduction in Milpitas and Fremont.
San Jose Residents Upset Over Tree Cutting To Make Way For New Bus LineA new bus rapid transit (BRT) line is supposed to be a major step forward for mass transit in the South Bay. But residents who live near the line are fuming, after dozens of trees were cut down.
VTA Crash Sends Bus Into San Jose Home's Front YardFour people suffered minor injuries Monday when a small VTA bus veered into a homeowner's front yard in the Luna Park area of San Jose.
VTA Offers To Co-Fund $56K Bike-Lane Study For Santa Clara 49ers Stadium City officials in Santa Clara want fans at the new 49ers stadium to have as many ways to get to games a possible, including by bicycle.
San Jose Police Credit Proactive Strategy For Curbing Cince De Mayo ViolenceSan Jose police are crediting a patrol strategy in East San Jose and downtown for a decline in arrests during Cince de Mayo festivities.
Silicon Valley’s VTA Expands Bus & Light Rail Service Without Increasing FaresThe new budget for Silicon Valley’s Valley Transportation Authority calls for fares to stay flat, while increasing bus and light rail service over the next two fiscal years.
South Bay Commuters Run Into Extra Traffic As BART To Silicon Valley Construction Begins Some South Bay commuters ran into some extra traffic in San Jose Monday morning due to the $2.3 billion BART to Silicon Valley construction project.
Santa Clara VTA To Offer Reduced Fares For Low-Income CustomersThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission has awarded the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority with $1.3 million for a two-year pilot program offering reduced fares for low-income customers.
San Jose's $2B Light Rail System Among Least Efficient In CountryThe $2 billion light-rail system built to serve San Jose and some surrounding cities in Silicon Valley is among the least efficient in the country and suffers from low ridership and high operating costs.
Man On Roof Of San Jose Bus Surrenders Following StandoffSanta Clara County sheriff’s deputies took a man into custody after a standoff Monday afternoon when the man refused to come down off of a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority bus.