Transportation News for January 10, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Uber website to help cities see traffic patterns Mercury News: Uber releases trove of data on traffic flow, commute times San Francisco Chronicle: What scandal? VW closing in on title as world’s top carmaker San Francisco Chronicle: What does Virgin-Alaska partnership mean to passengers? East Bay Times: New flights from Oakland set airport record Mercury News: Roadshow: ‘Astounded’ […]

Transportation News for January 9, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Those inaccurate Muni arrival time predictions won’t improve soon San Francisco Chronicle: Annual ‘no pants’ BART ride attracts participants despite huge storm Mercury News: Annual No Pants Subway Ride hits cities around the world San Francisco Chronicle: Startup plans digital license plates East Bay Times: BART: A year later, still no leads in fatal shooting on train […]

Transportation News for January 6, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Bill would slap steep fines on self-driving cars without permits Mercury News: Smart cars with Silicon Valley tech dominate CES San Francisco Chronicle: Upgrade of Muni’s Geary bus line moves forward San Francisco Examiner: Transit officials approve key milestone for Geary bus project East Bay Times: Editorial: Ban pot-smoking driving, marijuana billboards East Bay Times: Bruins: VTA invites […]

Transportation News for January 5, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: For future electric cars, a faster way to charge San Francisco Chronicle: Delay Geary Bus Rapid Transit vote Mercury News: Roadshow: Dumbarton Bridge commuters plead for help San Francisco Examiner: Chinatown community leader wants Muni stops to be protected by steel bars KQED: Caltrain Ridership Drops After 72 Straight Months of Increases Martinez Gazette: MTC looking at bridge […]

Transportation News for January 4, 2017

Mercury News: Roadshow: Work on 101 in Palo Alto shuts down again Mercury News: Study: Uber, Lyft carpool services could reduce traffic by 75 percent Marin Independent Journal: More delays for Golden Gate takeover of Tiburon ferry commute service Marin Independent Journal: Median barrier on Golden Gate Bridge repaired as system marks two years Sacramento Bee: Why California can’t afford […]

Transportation News for January 3, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Golden Gate Bridge down one lane for Tuesday morning commute San Francisco Chronicle: Self-driving shuttle loops around Santa Clara University campus Mercury News: Road warriors unite: Carpooling apps won’t save the planet but may help us save each other Mercury News: Roadshow: Confusion leads to driving across light rail tracks Mercury News: Roadshow: Using his blinkers becomes […]

Transportation News for December 29, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: SF Bay ferries riding tidal wave of popularity San Francisco Chronicle: Time to make Muni’s 38-Geary safe, fast and reliable San Francisco Chronicle: New Year’s Eve: Muni offering free rides later, BART extended hours Mercury News: Bay Area transit agencies offer revelers free New Year’s Eve rides Mercury News: Roadshow: Once more, with feeling: Don’t block intersections […]

Transportation News for December 28, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: SF red transit lane beloved by riders, but merchants unhappy San Francisco Chronicle: Feds award millions to Van Ness Avenue bus improvement project Marin Independent Journal: Tunnel in the Marin Headlands faces closures San Francisco Examiner: Ferry Building tops Lyft’s list of popular drop-off locations in SF

Transportation News for December 22, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: BART extension to Warm Springs Station moving in fits and starts San Francisco Chronicle: Uber halts S.F. self-driving pilot in showdown with DMV Mercury News: Menlo Park: Traffic changes coming to Belle Haven Mercury News: Roadshow: No headlights and pedestrians dressed in black Marin Independent Journal: California drivers paying for underfunded CHP pensions San Francisco Examiner: Here’s your […]

Transportation News for December 21, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Bike group, business owner cite Uber self-driving mishaps New York Times: How Self-Driving Cars Work Mercury News: Roadshow: Why are these I-80 median barriers so much taller? Marin Independent Journal: San Rafael considers mounted license plate cameras San Francisco Examiner: Lawyers from Uber, DMV, state to meet Wednesday Sacramento Bee: The Take: It’s Uber’s world; we just ride […]