Transportation News for January 20, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: US ends probe of Tesla fatal crash without seeking recall East Bay Times: Oakland schools in stalemate with AC Transit over bus fare funds East Bay Times: Uber to shell out $20 million over federal claims it exaggerated driver earnings Mercury News: San Jose: Trump protests expected to impact VTA service Mercury News: Roadshow: Does Waze care […]

Transportation News for January 19, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Worst commutes in recent Bay Area history, based on 511 data San Francisco Chronicle: Already ‘America’s worst,’ SF’s streets face funding woes San Francisco Chronicle: For driverless cars, a moral dilemma: Who lives or dies San Francisco Chronicle: Oakland schools abruptly cut off money for AC Transit busing San Francisco Chronicle: SF dance school can seek relocation […]

Transportation News for January 18, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: BART pilot program guarantees parking at Dublin/Pleasanton East Bay Times: BART to offer guaranteed parking for carpoolers, thanks to Scoop partnership SOURCE: SF threatens legal action against bikeshare company rumored to launch on city streets San Francisco Chronicle: China firm’s plan to put bikes on SF streets met with anger San Francisco Chronicle: BART has been promising […]

Transportation News for January 17, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: SpaceX launches first rocket since explosion East Bay Times: Confidential report: California bullet train could cost billions more than expected   East Bay Times: Dublin: How to get ride discounts on Lyft, Uber East Bay Times: Peninsula: Pedicab service debuts in Redwood City, San Carlos East Bay Times: Los Gatos: Skateboard pizza delivery gets around gridlock East […]

Transportation News for January 13, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Transit agencies offering free rides to King Day event in SF Mercury News: Competition heats up in race for electric vehicle Mercury News: VTA may trim, alter Palo Alto bus routes Marin Independent Journal: Marin traffic continues slog amid storm-related road closures San Francisco Examiner: SF examines expansion of on-street car sharing program Los Angeles Times: California’s bullet […]

Transportation News for January 12, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Uber, Lyft, transit agencies see potential for partnerships Mercury News: Roadshow: FasTrak Flex confusion because of reversed Velcro Marin Independent Journal: Novato finalizes $2.2 million loan agreement for downtown SMART station Marin Independent Journal: Marin storm repercussions: Highway 37 closure, mudslides, canceled classes San Francisco Examiner: Bikeshare company may drop thousands of bikes on SF streets without […]

Transportation News for January 11, 2017

Mercury News: Driving in this rain? Mr. Roadshow’s 20 life-saving tips Marin Independent Journal: Marin approves parking ordinance for recreational vehicles Napa Valley Register: Napa’s flood control bypass does its job San Francisco Examiner: Port Commission to vote on lease renewal for SF Bay Railroad yard San Francisco Examiner: Muni: NextBus train predictions fixed, but buses not so lucky San […]

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 […]