San Mateo County Transportation Authority Grants City $23.8M for Traffic ProjectThe city of San Mateo received $23.8 million from the San Mateo County Transportation Authority in early January to fund the completion of a grade separation project that saw its budget increase in the last stages of the project.
Pandemic Forces Caltrain To Cancel Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day TrainThe still surging COVID-19 pandemic has forced Caltrain to cancel Monday's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration train.
San Mateo County Transit District Director Jim Hatnett To Step Down In SpringJim Hatnett announced that he will leave his post as CEO and general manager of the San Mateo County Transit District, overseeing Caltrain and SamTrans, in April 2021.
New Caltrain Schedule Aims to Serve Essential Workers During PandemicCaltrain is implementing a new schedule starting Monday aimed at improving service for essential workers and others dependent on public transit.
Man Accused Of Pulling Gun On Caltrain Conductor At Redwood City StationAn East Palo Alto man has been charged for allegedly pulling a gun on a Caltrain conductor on a train last month.
Caltrain Strikes, Kills Person On Tracks In San FranciscoA northbound Caltrain fatally struck a person on the tracks at the Mission Bay Drive grade crossing in San Francisco,
No Injuries After Caltrain Strikes 2 Occupied Vehicles At Burlingame CrossingThere are no reported injuries in a collision between a Caltrain and two occupied vehicles on the Broadway Avenue grade crossing in Burlingame late Friday afternoon.
Caltrain Board Approves Closure Of Atherton StationThe Caltrain Board of Directors on Thursday approved closure of Atherton's Caltrain station and elimination of its weekend service, possibly beginning in December.
Measure RR Sales Tax To Fund Caltrain Appears To Pass In 3 CountiesCaltrain has lost significant ridership and subsequent funding during the COVID-19 pandemic, but after Tuesday's election, it may receive a lifeline and long-term financial support.
Measure RR: San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara Voters To Decide On Caltrain FundingWith Caltrain ridership plummeting during the coronavirus pandemic, a sales tax measure on the November ballot could provide a lifeline.
SFMTA Board Latest To Approve Caltrain Ballot Measure Before Friday DeadlineThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency's Board of Directors unanimously approved putting an eighth-cent sales tax on the November ballot to fund Caltrain during a special meeting Wednesday morning.
Santa Clara County Supes Approve Putting Caltrain Sales Tax On BallotThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously voted to approve putting an eighth-cent sales tax on the November ballot to fund Caltrain, the latest development in a contentious regional debate over the future of the transit agency.
Caltrain Traffic Halted After Fatal Pedestrian Accident In Redwood CityCaltrain travel into San Francisco was halted Tuesday morning after a pedestrian on the tracks was fatally struck by a commuter train.
7 Elected Bay Area Officials Call for Voters to Decide Future of Caltrain FundingA joint statement issued by seven elected officials on Sunday calls for letting voters decide on funding for the Caltrain service which has seen ridership drop steeply during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Caltrain Fatally Strikes Pedestrian Near San Francisco StationEmergency personnel were at the scene of fatal pedestrian accident involving a Caltrain, in San Francisco.