BART Makes Largest Service Increase Since Start Of Pandemic, Adds More Commuter TrainsStarting Monday, BART will be adding more trains to certain lines during peak commute times to keep up with increased ridership, BART officials said
BART Construction: No Trains Between Bay Fair, South Hayward Over Labor Day WeekendBART trains will not be traveling Saturday, Sunday or Monday between the Bay Fair and South Hayward stations as crews replace track and track components.
BART Police Launch 24/7 Direct Text Initiative for Rider AssistanceThe BART police department is launching a new initiative to help riders request assistance from officers.
Berkeley Holding Meetings on Development At BART StationsThe city of Berkeley plans to hold the first of three community meetings on Monday to discuss planning for the Ashby and North Berkeley BART stations.
27 Bay Area Transit Agencies Release Joint COVID-19 Safety PlanA coalition of Bay Area transit agencies released a joint plan Wednesday to assuage rider fears of contracting COVID-19.
Homeless Encampment Fire Shuts Down East Bay BART San Leandro ServiceFirefighters extinguished a fire that erupted below a BART track overpass Tuesday morning and shutting down service on the San Leandro and Dublin/Pleasanton lines, officials said.
Contra Costa Supervisors Set To Approve 284 Apartments Near Pleasant Hill BARTA six-story, 284-unit apartment building just north of the Pleasant Hill-Contra Costa Centre BART station could be approved Tuesday.
Richmond Installing Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Near BART StationThe city of Richmond announced a partnership late last week with the company Volta Charging to place electric vehicle charging stations near the Richmond BART station parking garage at no taxpayer cost.
Weekend BART Tracks Project Halts Train Service In Hayward; Bus Bridge ProvidedBART passengers traveling between Bayfair and South Hayward stations in the East Bay this weekend will need to transfer to a free bus due to a track replacement project.
BART Station At SFO Briefly Closed Due To Police ActivityBART service to San Francisco International Airport was halted during the Wednesday morning commute due to police activity at the airport station.
BART Joins Public Transit Agencies Nationwide In Call For Federal Pandemic Relief FundingBART joined a nationwide group of public transit agencies Tuesday to call on the federal government to allocate between $32 billion and $36 billion in relief funding for public transit in its next COVID-19 pandemic relief funding package.