Transportation News for September 1, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: It’s so hot, Berkeley hills residents advised not to park on streets due to fire risk  East Bay Times: Gas prices surge higher as drivers rush to fill their tanks  Mercury News: Palo Alto bans idling of vehicle engines  Mercury News: Roadshow: Shame on Mr. Roadshow  Capitol Weekly: Big Sur: A breathtaking, costly isolation 

Transportation News for August 31, 2017

Mercury News: Roadshow: ‘It’s important that my plate starts with 8’  San Francisco Examiner: Caltrain solicits public input on bike storage options  Danville SanRamon: San Ramon Valley I-680 express lanes now expected to open October  Pleasanton Weekly: Oversight committee signs off on Measures B, BB tax spending 

Transportation News for August 30, 2017

East Bay Times: Changes coming to parking in downtown San Leandro  East Bay Times: Will protesters try to block Golden Gate Bridge Wednesday morning?  Mercury News: Electric school buses, delivery trucks will help `kill dirty diesel,’ California lawmakers say  Mercury News: Roadshow: A speed trap for California drivers  Marin Independent Journal: Marin officials still oppose expansion of carpool lane hours  […]

Transportation News for August 29, 2017

Mercury News: Roadshow: Drivers beware of the “moth effect”  Marin Independent Journal: Sonoma-Marin rail reports full trains as commuter service opens  Santa Rosa Press Democrat: SMART extends the long line of North Bay rail service from our past  San Francisco Examiner: SFPD travels to Alamo Square Park protest in Muni bus  San Francisco Examiner: Sidewalks are for people, not robots  […]

Transportation News for August 28, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Congressman denounces Bay Area toll hike for transit  San Francisco Chronicle: North Bay’s new SMART commuter train gets off to a smooth start  San Francisco Chronicle: While some resent GoBike, these people say the bike-sharing program is changing their lives  Mercury News: Riders sharing bikes to get from point A to point B now easier in […]

Transportation News for August 24, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Area transit fails to put riders first  San Francisco Chronicle: Free rides on North Bay’s SMART trains on opening day  Mercury News: Caltrans says bye-bye to Botts’ Dots  Mercury News: Roadshow: The mess at Highway 101-Willow Road may continue  Marin Independent Journal: Golden Gate Bridge: RV wedged in toll booth sends one to hospital  San Francisco […]

Transportation News for August 22, 2017

Mercury News: Editorial: Caltrain tax popular with voters, but getting it on ballot is complicated  Mercury News: Roadshow: The perils of horn honking  Bloomberg: California’s Auto Crackdown Reinforced by Road Emissions Uptick  Public CEO: #RideWithDamon: Biking and Busing in Marin County 

Transportation News for August 21, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Bridge’s old foundations to be imploded  San Francisco Chronicle: $3 toll hike plan has Bay Area politicos dueling for dollars  San Francisco Chronicle: Gas from an app? First, torch that fire code  Mercury News: Roadshow: Longer 237 metering lights start working Tuesday  Mercury News: Roadshow: Berryessa residents sound off about traffic lights, permit parking  Mercury News: Palo […]

Transportation News for August 18, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: SMART trains to begin North Bay service Aug. 25  Santa Rosa Press Democrat: SMART announces start of full service Aug. 25  Marin Independent Journal: Sonoma-Marin train announces start date for commuters  San Francisco Chronicle: California’s new motor voter law coming in April, state lawyer says  San Francisco Chronicle: Golden Gate Bridge climbers go from daredevils to defendants  […]

Transportation News for August 17, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Speed hump seen as way to slow cars in Golden Gate Park  San Francisco Chronicle: Ford CEO: Self-driving taxis won’t replace the private car  San Francisco Chronicle: Bad behavior on BART rarely leads to fine, with 1 exception  East Bay Times: Exclusive: SFO makes changes for pilots, air traffic controllers after Air Canada close call  Mercury […]