SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — BART has released a comprehensive plan for the next decade that could include a second transbay tunnel in its effort to increase Bay Area service.
The agency unveiled the outline to the San Francisco County Transportation Authority Board committee recently.READ MORE: Scott Peterson Re-Sentenced To Life Without Parole; Laci's Mom: 'You Will Always Be Their Murderer'
BART’s acting manager for strategic planning and development told the committee that regional transportation agencies plan to fund a study of the tube, according to SF Street Blog.READ MORE: Warriors Steph Curry Closes In On 3-Point Record; ' He Changed The Outlook' Of The Game
The new tube could stretch from San Francisco’s Richmond District in the west, crossing underneath existing transit lines on Market Street before carrying passengers to various location in the East Bay.MORE NEWS: San Francisco Sees 3,000 Car Break-Ins in 1 Month; 'It's Out of Control'
BART sketched out conceptual routes, but has yet to estimate when the project could be completed, or the cost.