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.
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 Teetering On Financial Collapse As SF Supervisors Table Tax ProposalTransit agencies around the Bay Area have struggled during the pandemic. BART and Muni are both facing budget disasters as riders stay home. But now Caltrain may have jumped to the top of the endangered list, in part because of something very few people saw coming.
SamTrans Latest To Reduce Service During Coronavirus Shelter-In-PlaceSamTrans is reducing service on 31 routes starting this weekend and will also require all bus operators and riders to wear face coverings.
CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Caltrain, Samtrans Reduce Service As Ridership DropsPublic transit agencies on the Peninsula on Friday announced service adjustments for the coming week in response to decreased ridership due to efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus.
SamTrans Suspends ECR Rapid Bus Route, Cites Driver ShortageThe San Mateo County Transit District has announced that one of its express bus routes will be suspended, citing a shortage of drivers.
Muni, Caltrain, VTA, SamTrans Offer Free Rides New Year's Eve; Not BARTMuni service in San Francisco along with VTA, Caltrain and SamTrans will be free on New Year Eve until 5 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Muni, Caltrain, VTA, SamTrans Offer Free Rides New Year's Eve; Not BARTMuni service in San Francisco along with VTA, Caltrain and SamTrans will be free on New Year Eve until 5 a.m. Wednesday. BART trains will run extra hours but rides won't be free.
SamTrans Bus Hit, Kills Pedestrian In Redwood City; Section Of El Camino Real ClosedA SamTrans bus hit and killed a pedestrian along El Camino Real in Redwood City Thursday morning, according to the transit agency.
San Mateo Police Arrest 70-Year-Old Man Who Allegedly Touched TeenPolice in San Mateo on Tuesday announced the arrest of a 70-year-old man suspected of inappropriately touching a 17-year-old girl last week after asking for the public's help identifying the man on Friday.
Police Seek Suspect For Attempted Groping Of Teen Girl On SamTrans BusPolice are asking for help identifying a suspect who allegedly touched a 17-year-old girl inappropriately on Tuesday in San Mateo.
New Year's Mass Transit GuideIf you choose to get hammered on New Year’s Eve, rest assured you can get home safely for free via bus, train or light rail...
BART Transbay Tube Closed For Labor Day Weekend Construction, Other Transit Agencies Pitch InTransit agencies are pitching in get people between the East Bay and San Francisco this weekend as BART’s Transbay Tube closes for three days.
4th Grader, His Nanny Narrowly Escape Burlingame Caltrain Crash After Car Gets Stuck On TracksA 4th grader and his nanny narrowly escaped injury when a Caltrain hit their car after it became stuck on the tracks in Burlingame.
Cheaper Gas Prices Not Deterring Bay Area Commuters From Using Mass TransitDrivers are not the only ones excited about cheaper gas prices; transit agencies are also saving money on diesel fuel. But public transit ridership remains high despite the low fuel costs.