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 […]

Transportation News for February 28, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Caltrain acts to keep electrification plan alive San Francisco Chronicle: Legislators seek to assist weary BART riders San Francisco Chronicle: Parking scofflaws can’t escape Muni bus cameras East Bay Times: Editorial: Feds should electrify Caltrain, kill bullet train Mercury News: Roadshow: Fixing Highway 17 with a tunnel — or a fake cliff? San Francisco Examiner: SF to craft […]

Notice of WETA Board of Directors Meeting, Thursday, March 2, 2017

Click here to view the agenda and additional information. The next San Francisco Bay Area Water Emergency Transportation Authority Board of Directors meeting will be held on Thursday, March 2 at 1:15 p.m. at Pier 1, Port of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.  A Board of Directors Workshop will be held at 1:30 p.m. or immediately following theBoard […]

Transportation News for February 23, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Google bus battle ends with a fine solution San Francisco Chronicle: Politics derails Caltrain plan San Francisco Chronicle: California’s top Republican ignored business plea to help Caltrain East Bay Times: Fremont: Red-light camera snafu could cost city half a million dollars East Bay Times: Port of Oakland: Big-rig smog checks reflect change in trucking industry Mercury News: Ride […]