Notice of Preparation for Plan Bay Area 2040

NOTICE OF PREPARATION Metropolitan Transportation Commission San Francisco Bay Area Regional Transportation Plan/ Sustainable Communities Strategy Environmental Impact Report Interested agencies, organizations and individuals are invited by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) to comment on the scope and content of the environmental impact assessment that will be […]

Transportation News for May 17, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Waze tests carpooling option in Bay Area  East Bay Times: SF startup Otto wants to put self-driving big rigs on highways  East Bay Times: Google’s Waze goes up against Uber and Lyft to cut Bay Area traffic via carpooling  Marin Independent Journal: New Bay Trail segment opens along Highway 37 

Transportation News for May 13, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Panel OKs $15 million plan to keep Bay Bridge rods from failing San Francisco Chronicle: Just as you suspected: Carpool cheating is rampant, study shows San Francisco Chronicle: BART directors OK extending contracts with unions Mercury News: Roadshow: BART to San Jose will require a Bayfair transfer Marin Independent Journal: Golden Gate Ferry will get $2 million […]

Transportation News for May 11, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Uber, Lyft pullout in Austin shows political prowess San Francisco Chronicle: Hyperloop One attracts big money, big names Mercury News: Roadshow: Why are drivers so crazy on this stretch of I-880? Mercury News: VTA’s big question: Should buses run more like airplanes, serving only popular routes, or are buses essential for all?

Transportation News for May 10, 2016

Mercury News: Roadshow: Squeezing more bicyclists onto Caltrain, BART Napa Valley Register: Bike commuter honored Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Money to relieve gridlock on Highway 101? KQED: Bay Bridge Eastern Span Bike Path Now Set to Open in September San Mateo Daily Journal: Public again can scrutinize high-speed rail: State and federal officials initiate environmental impacts review process in Bay […]

Transportation News for May 3, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Area’s gridlock of governance East Bay Times: El Niño leaves Bay Area a legacy of potholes (thousands of them) East Bay Times: ‘Better BART’ website straddles line between education, advocacy Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Santa Rosa eyes shuttle for SMART NBC: ‘Tech Buses’ Commit Hundreds of Violations on San Francisco Roadways

Transportation News for April 27, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Uber may be liable for accidents, even if drivers are contractors East Bay Times: BART: Cause unclear for new car crash Mercury News: Editorial: California should encourage EV charging station competition Mercury News: Jeannie Bruins: VTA transit network needs to evolve

DredgeWire News for April 26, 2016

April 26, 2016 DredgeWire delivers news about dredging, ports and harbors, and marine and offshore infrastructure, right to your mailbox. DredgeWire’s editors personally curate news from original sources, giving you access to the most complete information available about the issues and opportunities shaping the industry. + ISSUES & DEVELOPMENTS + PROJECT UPDATES + CONTRACTS & […]

Transportation News for April 21, 2016

Mercury News: FasTrak service center closed until Monday morning Mercury News: California high-speed rail board to consider latest plans during San Jose meeting Mercury News: Roadshow: Free rides on VTA bus and light rail on Friday Marin Independent Journal: Marin Transit District staff lauded amid robust fiscal forecast Sacramento Bee: Self-driving cars seen as a boon for people with disabilities […]

Transportation News for April 20, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: A new plan for the train to California’s future San Francisco Chronicle: High-speed rail needs more oversight East Bay Times: Fremont: Warm Springs BART station rumbles toward finish line San Francisco Examiner: Plan to move ‘Google Bus’ shuttles to arterial streets hits roadblock