Coronavirus Update: BART Riders Required To Wear Masks On Trains, In StationsBART transit officials have announced that all riders will be required to wear masks on trains and in stations starting on Wednesday as tougher shelter-in-place requirements go into effects in the Bay Area counties served by the agency.
Coronavirus Update: Santa Rosa CityBus Service Reductions Take EffectCityBus service in Santa Rosa is being reduced to essential travel only with riders being required to call ahead during certain hours starting Monday in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: BART Announces Station Entrances Closures, Weekend Rail WorkBART officials announced Friday that the transit agency will close a number of station entrances in San Francisco and Oakland in addition to scheduling some weekend track work due to reduced ridership during the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: BART Reducing Weekday Service; Trains To Run Every 30 MinutesBART officials on Monday afternoon announced that on Wednesday the transit service would begin running trains every 30 minutes during weekdays until further notice due to the ongoing coronavirus shelter-in-place order reducing the number of riders in the Bay Area.
Coronavirus Update: BART Ridership Falls More Than 50 Percent Over WeekendBART ridership officially fell more than 50 percent over the weekend as riders avoid public transit amid fears of the coronavirus.
San Francisco Muni Metro Switch Problem Sends Riders Flocking To Buses, Pricey Ride Shares Dozens of passengers streamed out of San Francisco Muni's West Portal station as an issue on the subway line shutdown trains heading into downtown San Francisco.
SMART To Offer 50 Percent Discount On Fares To Low-Income Riders In SpringThe Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District plans to offer a 50 percent discount on train fares for low-income adult riders starting this spring.
Neighbors Caught In Middle Of San Jose's Plans To Redevelop Diridon StationThe city of San Jose is moving forward with plans to completely redevelop Diridon Station by adding more tracks and increasing capacity.
Bay Fair BART Station Reopens After Person Struck By TrainA major medical emergency shut down the Bay Fair BART station in San Leandro for nearly an hour Wednesday afternoon when a person was hit by a train, according to transit officials.
10 Juveniles Detained In BART Cellphone Grab-And-Go TheftsBART police announced Tuesday they have detained 10 juveniles in connection to a series of grab-and-go cell phone thefts on its commuter trains in San Francisco and Oakland.
Oakland Teen Arrested In Fatal West Oakland BART Parking Lot ShootingA woman was fatally shot Thursday night in the parking lot of the 7th St. side of the Oakland West BART station.
Single Computer Switch Failure Triggered Saturday's BART Shut DownThe failure of a switch within BART's complex computer system triggered Saturday's three-hour shut down of the massive transit system, stranding thousands of commuters.
BART Restores Full Service After Hours-Long Systemwide Shutdown BART is resuming normal service systemwide after a computer glitch brought service to a halt Saturday morning.
Study: San Francisco Public Transit Takes Hit With Ride-Hailing AppsSince the rise of ride-hailing apps such as Uber and Lyft, public transit ridership in San Francisco and other major U.S. cities has taken a hit, according to a new study.
BART Investigating 3 Homicides In Less Than A WeekViolence on the Bay Area's massive public transit system has resulted in three homicides over the last week with the latest being the fatal stabbing of an 18-year-old woman as she stepped off a train Sunday night.