BART Testing New Cars To Include More Bike Space, But Only At One EndBicycle advocates are upset that the new rail cars BART is going to test, starting this summer, will only have space for bikes at one end.
BART Using Predictive Policing To Nab Bike Thieves As Thefts Spike 21 Percent SystemwideBART’s crime analyst is figuring out, from the times and locations of the crimes and surveillance video, the pattern of the thefts, and officers have been able to nab potential thieves.
Caught On Video: Deer Slams Into Cyclist Riding Near Golden Gate BridgeA Bay Area bicyclist said he is ok after a deer slammed into him during a ride near the Golden Gate Bridge over the weekend, in a crash caught on video.
San Jose City Council Vote Could Ban Riding Bicycles On Downtown SidewalksIt may soon be against the rules to ride your bike on sidewalks in downtown San Jose. After 18 months of talks with seniors, cyclists and downtown businesses, City Council will vote on the issue Tuesday.
Delayed Bay Area Bike Share Expansion Could Move Forward With New Push For Funding Supporters of Bay Area Bike Share are hoping to get expansion plans back in the fast lane after financial woes have created delays.
Marin County Sheriff's Office Tries To Reunite Stolen Bikes With OwnersThe Marin County Sheriff’s department tried to reunite dozens of stolen bikes with their owners Sunday.
130 Bikes Stolen In Marin County Theft Ring Available For ViewingThe Marin County Sheriff's Office is informing residents that photos of bicycles that were stolen by a ring throughout the county are available for viewing at marinij.com.
San Rafael's STRIDE Campaign Aims To Reduce Accidents Between Cars And PedestriansSan Rafael police are rolling out a new campaign aimed at protecting motorists and pedestrians on city streets.
BART Directors Vote In Favor Of Compromise On New Car DesignBART directors voted 5-2 Thursday in favor of a proposal for the design of future train cars that seeks to achieve a compromise between the competing requests of bike riders, wheelchair users and blind people.
San Francisco Police Use GPS To Catch Bike ThievesSan Francisco police are trying a new approach to breaking the cycle of bike thefts in the Bay Area with a high tech tool.
San Francisco Bicycle Thefts Up 70 Percent Over Past 5 YearsWhile smartphone thefts have been getting a lot of recent attention, three times as many bicycles are stolen in San Francisco every year as iPhones.
Fremont Police Recover Dozens Of Stolen Bicycles, Seek Owners Via FacebookFremont police are working to reunite 26 found bicycles with the bikes' owners.
Specialized Contraflow Bike Lane Opens On San Francisco's Polk Street For Safer CyclingA new contraflow bike lane opened on Friday on a stretch of Polk Street in San Francisco, with a physical barrier protecting cyclists from the surrounding traffic.
Bay Area Bike Share Expanding Despite Bicycle Maker’s BankruptcyThe Bay Area Metropolitan Transportation Commission approved $8.7 million in funding Wednesday morning to expand the Bay Area Bicycle Share program to the East Bay in 2015 despite delays in existing expansion plans caused by the bankruptcy of a key business.
San Francisco Pledges To Boost Traffic Safety After Deadly CrashesSan Francisco city leaders and police officials pledged during a joint hearing at City Hall Thursday night to strengthen enforcement of traffic violations and work to prevent fatal collisions as more and more cars, bicycles and pedestrians make their way around the city.