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 […]

Transportation News for February 22, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Final plan for corporate shuttles approved by Muni board East Bay Times: Editorial: Smart Idea would help repair state’s roads faster East Bay Times: Herhold: Highway 17’s treacherous bargain Mercury News: Bay Area girls’ app finds safer commute routes Mercury News: Beyond the commute: Santa Cruz faces long-term storm repairs Mercury News: Roadshow: Would $8 Bay Area bridge […]

Transportation News for February 21, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Trump administration deals a big setback to Caltrain San Francisco Examiner: Caltrain launches White House petition after losing federal funding for modernization San Francisco Chronicle: California’s common ground with Washington San Francisco Chronicle: Not just Oroville: More Northern California infrastructure that needs fixes San Francisco Chronicle: More people are working remotely San Francisco Chronicle: Persistent rain brings potholes […]

Transportation News for February 17, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: How SF compares with other big cities Mercury News: State senator to introduce two bills to ban or limit effectiveness of BART strikes Mercury News: Borenstein: Told you so, BART is reneging on bond promise Mercury News: Roadshow: Hitting a Bay Area pothole cost us $900 in repairs San Francisco Examiner: New California storms may interrupt train […]

Transportation News for February 16, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Visitors driving famed Lombard Street may wind up paying San Francisco Chronicle: Debris from recent storms leads to warning for Bay Area boaters San Francisco Chronicle: ‘Complacency’ sends traffic deaths soaring in California and US East Bay Times: San Ramon agrees to put $2M toward Iron Horse Trail bridge grants The Independent: BART Pauses Planning for Dublin […]

ABAG/MTC Staff Consolidation

Click here to view document: Draft Contract for Services for MTC/ABAG Staff Consolidation for Review and Input Click here to view info and agenda for the Association of Bay Area Governments Executive Board Meeting on February 16th.

Transportation News for February 15, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: BART wants to ask voters for bridge toll hike San Francisco Chronicle: GOP must not defund Caltrain electrification grant East Bay Times: Greening the commute: AC Transit to nearly double hydrogen fuel cell fleet Mercury News: Report: More than 55,000 US bridges structurally deficient Mercury News: Roadshow: Best highway love stories for Valentine’s Day Mercury News: Roadshow: She […]