COVID-19 Stay-At-Home Orders Will Have Lingering Impact On Public TransitAs the state moves ahead with re-opening plans, Bay Area public transportation agencies say they are still a long way from being out of the woods.
University Study Says SF Commute Traffic Could Be Nation's Hardest-Hit When Lockdown EasesA Vanderbilt University study is sounding an alarm on San Francisco Bay Area traffic once the shelter-in-place order is lifted. It shows the morning commute into the city could potentially increase by up to 42 minutes for drivers.
MTC Unveils Plan To Distribute $780M Coronavirus Relief To Transit AgenciesThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission on Thursday released a framework for allocating more than $780 million of federal relief funds to Bay Area transit agencies.
Coronavirus Update: Transit Agencies To Limit Passengers Aboard Buses, Ferries To Enforce Social DistancingAlameda-Contra Costa Transit District and the Golden Gate Bridge District announced revisions to passenger guidelines during the coronavirus pandemic which would limit the number of riders on buses and ferries to allow for adequate social distancing.
Coronavirus Update: AC Transit Set To Modify Schedule Beginning TuesdayThe Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District announced on Monday that it will modify its service beginning on Tuesday in the wake of declining ridership because of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: AC Transit Goes Fare Free, Tells Riders To Board Via Rear DoorAmid the ongoing shelter-in-place over the coronavirus outbreak, AC Transit has gone fare free and instituted new boarding rules for those making essential trips.
AC Transit Coronavirus Precautions To Include Increased Sanitizing Of BusesOfficials with the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District said Monday that they are taking precautions to reduce the risk that riders and employees will contract COVID-19.
Bay Area Lawmaker Introduces 'Seamless' Transit ProposalA Bay Area lawmaker has introduced a proposal to streamline transportation around the region, potentially impacting hundreds of thousands of commuters.
Purse-Snatching Suspect Located, Arrested On AC Transit BusA woman suspected in a violent robbery of another woman for her purse was tracked down and arrested while aboard an Alameda County Transit bus, police said.
5 Taken To Hospitals After AC Transit Bus, Car Collide In Union CityFive people were transported to hospitals following a collision between an Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District bus and four-door sedan in Union City early Tuesday morning.
Female Employees Sue AC Transit Over Claims Of DiscriminationFour women who are employees at AC Transit have filed a class-action lawsuit against the transit agency, claiming supervisors discriminated against them while they were pregnant and later when they were lactating.
Oakland Sideshow Ends With AC Transit Bus Set On FireA sideshow in Oakland ended in chaos when an AC Transit bus was set on fire Sunday night.
Transbay Terminal Director: 'The Building Is Under Warranty'When asked who would be responsible for the cost of fixing the now shuttered $2.2 billion Salesforce Transit Center, the director in charge Tuesday said public dollars will not be used.
Cracked Beam Keeps Salesforce Transit Center Closed; Commute Chaos LoomsOfficials confirmed Tuesday evening that the closure of San Francisco's Salesforce Transit Center after the discovery of a cracked steel beam will extend through the Wednesday morning commute.
New Transbay Terminal Brings New Costs For The PublicThe brand new $2 billion transit center is big and bold and is a new landmark in the city, but it will require a lot of funding for upkeep and operational costs.