Transportation News for November 28, 2017

East Bay Times: Bike share rollout nears completion in Oakland  Mercury News: San Francisco homeowners want city to give back their street bought by San Jose investor  Mercury News: Roadshow: Yikes! 101-Willow work remains a major migraine  Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Free SMART passes offered to downtown Santa Rosa shoppers  Napa Valley Register: New Napa Valley Vine Trail already undergoing […]

Transportation News for November 27, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Some Mission Bay neighbors fuming over Caltrain’s diesel dust  San Francisco Chronicle: For drivers without garages, charging a big barrier to electric cars  Mercury News: Building a better bus: Can crowd-sourcing bus routes solve Bay Area commuters’ woes?  Mercury News: Menlo Park: Author traces how city streets got their names  Mercury News: Roadshow: Transit changes include paying […]

Transportation News for November 22, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: BART’s big dig leading to a big fight in Silicon Valley  San Francisco Chronicle: Cross at your own risk: San Francisco’s most dangerous intersections  San Francisco Chronicle: Last stop for cannabis advertising on Muni buses, trains, stations and stops  East Bay Times: The worst places to drive this Thanksgiving; plus AAA’s car-sharing service, Gig, expands to […]

Transportation News for November 21, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: 3 Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza lanes are routinely shut – here’s why  San Francisco Chronicle: Uber strikes deal with Volvo to bring more self-driving cars to its network  East Bay Times: Counties target San Pablo Avenue corridor with $312 million project  East Bay Times: Richmond snares more than $7.2 million in greening grants  Mercury News: Panel […]

Transportation News for November 20, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Court sides with Becerra’s ballot description of gas tax initiative  San Francisco Chronicle: New Muni train, designed to be quieter and more spacious, hit San Francisco streets  San Francisco Examiner: Photo Gallery: New Muni train rolls out at Duboce and Church  San Francisco Chronicle: SF’s Muni considers yanking marijuana ads from its buses  San Francisco Chronicle: Why […]

Transportation News for November 16, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Many California voters don’t like state gas tax increase, poll finds  San Francisco Chronicle: California may limit liability for makers of self-driving cars  East Bay Times: East Bay bus agency to launch Uber-like ‘on-demand’ service  Mercury News: Roadshow: A quick way to beat traffic at SFO  Marin Independent Journal: Sonoma, Napa fire victims to get SMART passes  […]

Transportation News for November 15, 2017

Mercury News: Roadshow: Changing carpool rules to three people draws jeers  Marin Independent Journal: Larkspur parking spaces lost as SMART moves in  San Francisco Examiner: Video study approved to assess Uber, Lyft impact on Valencia Street bike lanes  Lamorinda Weekly: Potential breakthrough to the parking logjam at Orinda BART  Automotive News: Redesigning the Industry  Automotive News: Bob Lutz: Kiss the good […]

Transportation News for November 14, 2017

East Bay Times: Carpool to Orinda BART station, get guaranteed parking  Mercury News: Roadshow: Highway 101-Willow Road to be slow drive for six months  Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Coming soon: Free parking in downtown Santa Rosa  Berkeleyside: Hearst Avenue: Where bikes, buses, cars and pedestrians have to get along  Marin Independent Journal: Novato still seeking grants for downtown SMART stop  […]

Transportation News for November 13, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Repeal gas tax or end revenue for road repairs? It’s the same ballot measure  San Francisco Chronicle: Guide dog puppies create a stir as they ride Muni Metro downtown  East Bay Times: Editorial: Make California self-driving car regulations a model for America  East Bay Times: Would you pay $7.50 for Antioch eBART trip to SF? Speak […]

Transportation News for November 8, 2017

East Bay Times: BART’s new train cars failed key safety inspection, calling into question Thanksgiving rollout  San Francisco Chronicle: SF to experiment with Uber and Lyft passenger loading and pick-up zone  San Francisco Chronicle: Passengers on SF-to-Vallejo ferry stranded on water for nearly 4 hours  Mercury News: Roadshow: More CHP patrols for sideshows, other forms of reckless driving  Mercury […]