Commentary: Bicyclists Don't Belong On The SidewalkThe whole “bikes on the sidewalk” issue is in the news this week because San Jose’s City Council is scheduled to vote on banning sidewalk bike riding in the downtown area, thus joining San Francisco, Oakland and many other cities with similar laws.
CHP Arrests Man Accused Of Filming Bikers Harassing Officer On I-680 In MilpitasAuthorities have arrested the motorcycle rider suspected of filming and waving off a California Highway Patrol officer who was trying to stop him and other riders doing stunts on a highway.
BART Surveys Riders; Asks Input On Potential Station RemodelsBART is surveying riders in person this week at Embarcadero and Montgomery stations and online to ask what kinds of improvements they can make to take their look into the 21st century.
Caught On Camera: Wheelie-Popping Bikers Shoo-Away CHP Motorcycle Officer On I-680 In MilpitasA video posted on YouTube shows dozens of stunt-riding motorcyclists popping wheelies at high-speeds on a Bay Area freeway and shrugging off attempts by a California Highway Patrol motorcycle officer to pull them over.
339 Riders Banned From BART System For Domestic Violence, Drug Sales, Other OffensesOver 300 people have been banned from the BART system after the transit agency’s law went into effect allowing them to issue stay-away orders.
BART Watch App Makes It Easier For Riders To Report Crime, Suspicious ActivityThe app allows riders to report crime or any suspicious activity in stations and on trains in a safe and discreet manner.
BART Riders Heading Toward East Bay Facing Delays Again After Tuesday Commute TroubleBART riders heading from Daly City toward San Francisco and the East Bay were experiencing delays Wednesday afternoon because of a mechanical problem, a BART dispatcher said.
Motorcyclists Killed In Crash While Trying To Escape Gunfire In San FranciscoPolice say two motorcyclists died after they crashed while trying to escape gunfire in a San Francisco neighborhood.
11 Things Tour De France Riders Won't Stop ForThe 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.
San Francisco Muni Riders Facing Long Evening Commute As Driver Sickout ContinuesA San Francisco Muni spokesperson said commuters can expect much of the same long wait times they faced Monday morning as a driver 'sick out' took nearly two-thirds of the transit agency's vehicles out of service.
Caltrain Trying To Keep Up With New RidersCaltrain’s ridership is up 14-percent over last year, and the transit agency is trying to keep up with a new kind of rider that doesn’t fit their typical profile.
Ex-Oakland Cop With Stormy Past Shot Friend Of Boston Bombing SuspectThe FBI agent who fatally shot the friend of a Boston Marathon bombing suspect in Florida last year had a brief and rocky history at the Oakland Police Department, according to a Boston Globe report.
Muni Annual Report Card Shows Key Improvements, But Not All Around Muni presented a one-year performance report card to a San Francisco Board of Supervisors Committee this week. While it shows self improvements in some key areas, it wasn't all good marks.
BART Releases Crowded Car Survival GuideThe short video offers some hints to passengers on how to make the trip on crowded BART trains a better experience for everyone.
BART Riders Warned About Measles Infection From Contagious PassengerBay Area Rapid Transit and East Bay health authorities warned BART passengers on Thursday to seek medical attention if they begin exhibiting any symptoms of measles after authorities learned that an infected and contagious person rode BART in the East Bay last week.