Transportation News for March 14, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Northeast blizzard causes nearly 90 flight cancellations at SFO Mercury News: The dream of high-speed rail in California is taking longer and costing more Mercury News: Roadshow: Why is nothing being done about the potholes? Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Transportation bill survives first tests in Sacramento KRON 4: VIDEO: Old Bay Bridge demolition delaying full opening of […]

Transportation News for March 13, 2017

New York Times: Cars Will Talk to One Another. Exactly How Is Less Certain. Futurism: Expert: Self-Driving Cars Will Eliminate Traffic Jams by 2030 Bloomberg: States Aren’t Waiting for Trump to Seek Funds for Infrastructure San Francisco Chronicle: Intel to pay $15.3 billion for Mobileye San Francisco Chronicle: BART’s long-awaited Warm Springs extension to open March 25 San Francisco Chronicle: Bay […]

Transportation News for March 9, 2017

SFGate: BART looking at raising fares, charging more for paper tickets SFGate: Survey: Most Americans afraid to ride in self-driving cars SFGate: Uber self-driving cars are coming back to California roads   SF Cbronicle: Never on weekdays: Bay Bridge bike, pedestrian path mostly closed East Bay Times: Alaska Airlines plots new San Jose, San Francisco routes Mercury News: Roadshow: Why Honda […]

Call for Projects: Transportation Fund for Clean Air FY 17/18 County Program – San Francisco

Transportation Fund for Clean Air (TFCA) County Program Manager Fund Fiscal Year 2017/18 Call for Projects The San Francisco County Transportation Authority is pleased to announce a call for projects for $724,466 in TFCA County Program Manager Fund programming for the Fiscal Year 2017/18 cycle. Please visit our website at www.sfcta.org/tfcacallforprojects for more information.  Applications are due to the […]

Transportation News for March 8, 2017

New York Times: Self-Driving Cars Can’t Cure Traffic, but Economics Can New York Times: Omaha’s Answer to Costly Potholes? Go Back to Gravel Roads San Francisco Chronicle: BART’s Oakland airport connector turning into big money loser East Bay Times: Uber future uncertain as CEO Travis Kalanick moves to hire ‘peer’ Mercury News: BART to consider 25-cent fare increase, smaller discount […]

Transportation News for March 7, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: San Ramon office park testing 2 self-driving shuttles East Bay Times: San Ramon: Driverless shuttles make their debut East Bay Times: Cause of fire at Walnut Creek BART station Saturday undetermined Mercury News: Would higher gas tax fill Bay Area’s spreading potholes? Mercury News: Roadshow: Fix-it ticket brings $1,400 fine, suspended license Marin Independent Journal: ‘Spiffy’: Tiburon ferry […]

Transportation News for March 6, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: How Uber used secret tool to deceive authorities worldwide San Francisco Chronicle: The self-driving car’s family tree Mercury News: Attorney general wants Uber, Lyft drivers fingerprinted Mercury News: Driverless trucks: Coming soon to a road near you? San Francisco Chronicle: SF bike share program set to rev up with burst of new money San Francisco Chronicle: SF supervisors […]

Transportation News for March 3, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Uber plans to apply for California self-driving permit Mercury News: Roadshow: Are Fremont metering lights helping 680 mess? Drivers debate Marin Independent Journal: Larkspur rejects Bon Air Bridge bids as critics pan closure idea Fairfield Daily Republic: Delta ferries in Solano return to service Sacramento Bee: Bullet train suffers two big setbacks that could be fatal Twin […]

Transportation News for March 2, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: In Mountain View, retrofitting vehicles to make them self-driving San Francisco Chronicle: SF sues Hertz, says it’s ‘gouging’ car renters for bridge tolls East Bay Times: Want gas under $2 a gallon? Go to Louisiana East Bay Times: Oakland: Date set for massive East Oakland sinkhole repair Mercury News: Menlo Park: City may shed a transit-related commission […]

Transportation News for March 1, 2017

KQED: With Caltrain Project in Danger, Bay Area Delegation Plans Lobbying Trip to D.C. East Bay Times: Berkeley: Ferry service to San Francisco launched Mercury News: Caltrain: Agreement with contractors to extend deadline keeps electrification project alive East Bay Times: Slow mudslide keeps popular commuters’ shortcut closed; Morgan Territory Road residents without water Mercury News: Niles Canyon: Palomares Road could […]