Transportation News for September 28, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Slaying suspect killed by police on I-80 amid chaotic day on Bay Area roads  East Bay Times: Revamp of Contra Costa’s busiest BART station starting  East Bay Times: Oct. 4 celebration marks Walnut Creek’s ‘Safe Routes to School’ project  Mercury News: More downtown Palo Alto drivers leaving cars behind  Mercury News: Transit improvements: Menlo Park backs neighborhood’s […]

Transportation News for September 27, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Could California ban gasoline cars? Mercury News: Roadshow: Bay Area bridge tolls may seem cheap San Francisco Examiner: Transbay Transit Center downtown extension may cost $200 million more Marin Independent Journal: Marin roads show slight improvement with rest of Bay Area Palo Alto Online: East Palo Alto road conditions stand out in new data Fairfield Daily Republic: Event: […]

Transportation News for September 26, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Rebuild State Route 37 to address sea level rise and traffic  San Francisco Chronicle: Uber and Lyft taking up plenty of space on SF’s crowded streets  San Francisco Examiner: SFPD: Uber, Lyft account for two-thirds of congestion-related traffic violations downtown  San Francisco Chronicle: Uber appeases unhappy drivers by boosting pay for shared Pool rides  San Francisco […]

Transportation News for September 25, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Racers across Golden Gate Bridge limited to sidewalks  San Francisco Chronicle: Leftover Burning Man bicycles may get second life with hurricane victims  East Bay Times: Fixes to East County bicycling dangers on the way, say transportation officials  Mercury News: Roadshow: Lawsuit means delays on Measure B projects  Mercury News: Roadshow: Do deer whistles work? What about horns?  […]

Transportation News for September 21, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: SF supes want small businesses bailed out for impact of subway construction  San Francisco Chronicle: Editorial: BART — we want better system, not free rides  East Bay Times: Peterson: Legislator wants to hold BART accountable but don’t hold your breath  East Bay Times: Parking by the purple: A long-term Walnut Creek solution  Mercury News: Roadshow: Highway 101 […]

Transportation News for September 20, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Joaquin Miller Road safety improvements may be having opposite effect  Mercury News: Roadshow: $20 bridge toll called extortion by angry driver  Pleasanton Weekly: Tri-Valley paratransit study moving forward  KQED: Transportation Plan Would Expand BART Fleet, Raise Bridge Tolls 

Transportation News for September 19, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: These have been judged the Bay Area’s 10 worst commutes  East Bay Times: Traffic on major Bay Area freeways has grown 80 percent since 2010  NBC: Bay Area Freeway Traffic Continues to Worsen: MTC  KTVU: Bay Area commutes getting longer, more congested: Top 10 worst commutes of 2016  Mercury News: Roadshow: Highway 17 paving, now and down […]

Transportation News for September 18, 2017

KQED: $4.4 Billion Bay Area Transportation Plan — to Be Paid for by Higher Bridge Tolls — Sent to Governor  San Francisco Chronicle: Going across a Bay Area bridge might get a lot more expensive  San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Bridge traffic back to normal after implosion work  San Francisco Chronicle: BART randomly hands out free tickets to boost weekend […]

Transportation News for September 15, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Transbay Transit Center – a difficult journey  VB Profiles: State Legislature Approves Toll Bill, Gives Bay Area Voters Chance to Improve Commute Options  East Bay Times: Bigger rebates for EV buyers hit a speed bump  Mercury News: Editorial: Privacy risk in self-driving cars? Senate has to fix that loophole in federal bill  Mercury News: Willow Glen road […]

Transportation News for September 14, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: SF ponders new rules for Chariot and other private transit vehicles  San Francisco Chronicle: Central Subway could start partial service in time to serve Warriors’ arena  San Francisco Chronicle: Renewable diesel use in California moves to fast track  San Francisco Chronicle: How self-driving trucks might actually mean more trucking jobs  San Francisco Chronicle: Self-driving boats: The next […]