Transportation News for July 7, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Californians are driving more, which is bad for climate change East Bay Times: Dublin, Livermore plan for new joint $79 million road expansion project Marin Indepenent Journal: Work begins on new segment of Marin-Sonoma Narrows San Francisco Examiner: SF leader on ‘Smart City’ challenge leaves SFMTA for Google X Los Angeles Times: How to remake the L.A. […]

Transportation News for July 6, 2016

  East Bay Times: Caltrans: pay by the mile program seeks to balance enforcement, privacy, equity San Francisco Chronicle: California’s greenhouse gas emissions drop, barely Mercury News: Campbell: Designs for Del Grande project being narrowed down Marin Independent Journal: Marin-based water taxi looks to break into commute service Sacramento Bee: California’s most famous freeway fixer, Myers Inc., is bankrupt Government […]

Transportation News for July 1, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: BART welcomes a new kind of train San Francisco Chronicle: BART to close tracks between South Hayward, Fremont this weekend East Bay Times: Local pols get sneak peek at eBART train East Bay Times: It’s surreal: Silicon Valley’s biggest private development project East Bay Times: Eye on the East Bay: Richmond council hopes solar-train dream sees light […]

Transportation News for June 30, 2016

Golden Gate Bridge, Ferry And Transit Fares Increase Friday San Francisco Chronicle Tolerating dangerous streets in SF? Not so fast San Francisco Chronicle Housing costs push commuters outward, expanding definition of Bay Area, study says East Bay Times Ballot measure threatens bullet train, Delta tunnels East Bay Times Cameras might replace guards on suicide watch […]

Transportation News for June 29, 2016

American Drivers Regain Appetite for Gas Guzzlers New York Times Rail agency taps Brisbane tract eyed for transit-oriented housing San Francisco Chronicle Red hot Bay Area housing puts big chill on Section 8 East Bay Times Solution to SF’s homeless problem starts with supportive housing San Francisco Chronicle 3 SF supervisors move to put tech […]

Transportation News for June 27, 2016

Re-Coding Planning Boom Jerry Brown signs $122 billion state budget without a single veto San Francisco Chronicle Oakland council votes to block coal-shipping plan San Francisco Chronicle Uber, Lyft could get new overseer in California San Francisco Chronicle Lefty O’Doul Bridge to be closed for overhaul in 2017 San Francisco Chronicle Contra Costa cities explore […]

Transportation News for June 27, 2016

Roadshow: Many critics of Lincoln Avenue road diet have given up Mercury News Facebook’s campus expansion heightens traffic and housing fears Mercury News Marin traffic data show ‘complex’ picture of inbound and outbound flows Marin Independent Journal Presto: New development appears in Fairfield Fairfield Daily Republic North Beach tenant’s rent increased from $1,800 to $8,000 […]

Transportation News for June 16, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Deal on old Tenderloin post office a boost for affordable housing San Francisco Chronicle: California Budget: By the numbers East Bay Times: Oakland looks to add car-sharing options East Bay Times: Bay Bridge: Changes boost bike path cost by $6.3 million East Bay Times: Alameda: Rent program will cost nearly $2 million Mercury News: Fremont: Council approves 80-unit […]

Transportation News for June 15, 2016

Mercury News: Roadshow: Pedestrians need to watch out for quiet cars Mercury News: Roadshow: Why the DMV stopped testing Californians’ freeway skills Marin Independant Journal: Marin Transit studies senior transportation as elderly population grows Napa Valley Register: County government cuts greenhouse gases by 10 percent San Francisco Examiner: Crime on Muni drops, though still eludes low-crime goal Sacramento Bee: California economy […]

Transportation News for June 14, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: High-speed rail lawsuit delays cost $63 million, 17 months Sasn Francisco Chronicle: Starting Tuesday, northbound G.G. Bridge commuters catch a break San Francisco Chronicle: When the Golden Gate Bridge was closed by a violent storm Mercury News: Mercury News editorial: San Jose’s Senter Road housing plan should be approved Mercury News: Roadshow: San Tomas Expressway project will […]