2nd Transbay Rail Crossing Would Aid Transit Needs In 21 NorCal Counties, Backers SayNearly half of unmet rail transit needs in Northern California could be mitigated by a plan to build a second transbay rail corridor between San Francisco and Oakland, officials with the project said Thursday.
BART, Capitol Corridor Unveil Plan For 2nd Transbay Tube By 2040BART and the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority unveiled a plan Wednesday to build a second transbay rail crossing and increase rail connection throughout the Bay Area and Northern California.
BART Recovering From Delay After Obstruction On Transbay Tube Track ClearedBART is recovering from a major delay in all directions after an obstruction on the track in the Tranbay Tube had to be cleared Thursday afternoon, according to the transit agency.
BART Service Restored After Debris Fire In Transbay TubeA debris fire in the Transbay Tube caused BART to single track trains between San Francisco and the East Bay, causing major delays during peak commute time, BART officials said Tuesday.
Bay Area Officials Lay Groundwork For $100 Billion Transportation Ballot MeasureThe greater Bay Area has some of the worst traffic in the nation. Now one group is proposing a ballot measure that would provide a $100 billion solution.
BART Secures $300 Million In Federal Funding For Transbay ProjectFederal Transit Administration officials announced Thursday that they will allocate $300 million toward BART's Transbay Corridor Core Capacity Project and advance it to the engineering phase.
BART Transbay Service Resumes After Damaged Gas Line Near West Oakland Station Caused StoppageBART has resumed service in the Transbay Tube after a PG&E gas line was damaged near the West Oakland station Thursday afternoon, according to the transit agency.
Early BART Bus Service Hits Snags On First DayBART's new Early Bird Express bus service worked for some riders but failed others during Monday's launch of buses to cover the later weekday start for trains on the transit system to accommodate an extensive seismic retrofit of the Transbay Tube.
BART's New 'Early Bird Express' Bus Service Begins MondayBART will begin offering its new Early Bird Express bus service at 4 a.m. Monday to help commuters who will be affected by the system's 5 a.m. as it begins the seismic retrofit of the Transbay Tube.
BART To Begin Service At 5AM Starting MondayEarly risers who use BART will need to make adjustments starting Monday, as service opens at 5 a.m. due to seismic retrofit work on the Transbay Tube.
Transbay Tube Retrofit Brings New BART Schedule Beginning Feb. 11Starting Feb. 11, BART riders will see changes in the transit agency's weekday and Sunday schedules.
Plans for New A's Ballpark Revive Hopes of Eradicating Unloved FreewayConnect Oakland is a group that's been pushing to replace I-980 for years and they're excited at the prospect of tying that proposal to plans for a new ballpark and a possible second BART below-bay tunnel.
BART Rider Arrested For Spraying Fire Extinguisher On SF-Bound TrainA man was taken into custody at BART’s Embarcadero station in San Francisco Tuesday morning after allegedly grabbing a fire extinguisher on a train and spraying it.
Early-Morning Commuters Concerned By BART Transbay Tube Retrofit PlanBART's Board of Directors held an informational session on their plans to provide bus service for commuters crossing from the East Bay into San Francisco during a long-term, planned seismic retrofit of the Transbay Tube.
Crews Salvaging Sunken BART Barge From San Francisco BayA massive crane was set to begin the delicate process Tuesday of lifting the wreckage of a large sunken barge off the bottom of the San Francisco Bay near BART's Transbay Tube.