Infrastructure Bill Could Ease Train Noise Pollution in San Jose JapantownA newly-passed $1 trillion infrastructure bill could aid in the upkeep of railyards, which would bring much needed relief to neighbors in San Jose's Japantown.
Union Pacific Train Strikes Car In PleasantonA train struck a car in Pleasanton Monday afternoon, but fortunately no one was hurt.
San Jose Mayor, Residents Sound Off About Blaring Train Noise At Union Pacific MeetingSan Jose residents, including Mayor Sam Liccardo, sounded off Wednesday at a meeting with Union Pacific representatives over its change in schedule to run trains overnight.
Cyclist Killed By Union Pacific Train While Crossing Tracks In RichmondA female bicyclist was struck and killed Saturday afternoon in Richmond by an eastbound Union Pacific freight train, a Union Pacific spokesman said.
Train Collides With Truck Carrying Gasoline In Contra Costa CountyA Union Pacific Railroad train collided with a tractor-trailer carrying gasoline in Contra Costa County on Saturday night.
New 'Jungle' Homeless Camp Along San Jose Railroad Tracks Surprises Local Recycling CompanySilicon Valley's fastest growing homeless encampment nestled along the railroad tracks near downtown San Jose off Phelan Ave. has grown to about 30 tents.
San Jose Battles Battles Rise Of Graffiti BlightThe rise of graffiti has become an escalating battle for city of San Jose, but a new method of reporting has citizens effectively striking back at the blight. Non-city agencies have also stepped up efforts.
Freight Train Strikes, Kills Man In Palo AltoA male victim was struck and killed by a Union Pacific Railroad Co. freight train Monday evening in Palo Alto, a Caltrain spokeswoman said.
Martinez Suspect Critically Hurt After Police Fire TaserA man is in critical condition following a struggle with officers in Martinez Wednesday morning.