Transporation News for August 14, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Twin Peaks Tunnel closure compounds Muni driver shortage  Mercury News: Palo Alto: Residents bristle over mayor’s traffic outlook Mercury News: Mathilda Monster to be rebuilt later this year: Roadshow San Francisco Examiner: Reduced seating in new transit center is by design CBS: New Transbay Terminal Brings New Costs For The Public San Mateo Daily Journal: Paving a way […]

Transportation News for August 13, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Thousands jam new Transbay Transit Center for its open house San Francisco Chronicle: 1st step in opening SF’s new Transbay Transit Center – mandatory ribbon-cutting San Francisco Chronicle: Even as SF transit center opens, officials figuring out how to pay bills San Francisco Chronicle: Newsom got more than a bus station — […]

Transportation News for August 10, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: California drivers pay growing cost for climate program San Francisco Chronicle: Transit Center public art strains to be polite  Mercury News: Ferries could be in service at Redwood City port within 7 years Mercury News: BART delays action on parts of controversial safety plan, following backlash Mercury News: Metering light backlash: ‘Cars merged just fine for 100 […]

Transportation News for August 9, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Salesforce Transit Center puzzle: When will the trains get to the station? San Francisco Chronicle: At Transbay Transit Center, buses coming up ramp trigger geysers in park East Bay Times: Bay Area gains new icon with S.F’s ‘Grand Central Station of the West’ San Francisco Examiner: Buses to take center stage at Salesforce Transbay Transit Center […]

Transportation News for August 8, 2018

Mercury News: Dumbarton Bridge carpool hours to be evaluated: Roadshow Marin Independent Journal: San Rafael approves Grand Avenue path project Napa Valley Register: Westwood streets slated for fixes from new Napa sales tax San Francisco Examiner: City launches neighborhood map of Muni and transit-related street projects Los Altos Online: Proposed toll lanes on Highway 101 draw opposition Washington Post: How 2,000-year-old […]

Transportation News for August 7, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Editorial: The new Transbay Transit Center is finally opening  San Francisco Chronicle: California legislators try to draw the line on DMV’s endless waits  East Bay Times: Following fatal stabbing, BART proposes $28 million safety plan Mercury News: Biker on downtown San Jose sidewalks wants everyone to chill out: Roadshow Napa Valley Register: Unincorporated Napa County next year […]

Transportation News for August 6, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: San Francisco’s imposing transit center ready to roll at last San Francisco Chronicle: Study of Silicon Valley’s traffic-choked Highway 85 will resume  San Francisco Chronicle: Health officials prepare to track SF electric scooter injuries  East Bay Times: Meet the Valley Link: Your ticket out of mega-commuting hell Mercury News: Will gas tax repeal effort help California GOP […]

Transportation News for August 3, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: BART work to shut down two stretches of track in Oakland Aug. 4-5  San Francisco Chronicle: Editorial: California’s gas tax politics another sign of dishonest times  East Bay Times: Danger on Mount Diablo cyclists say buses are a risk on narrow roads  Mercury News: Who’s ‘the idiot’ behind these metering lights?  ABC: Less traffic in Palo Alto? […]

Transportation News for August 2, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Transbay Transit Center tram to garden won’t be running at grand opening Mercury News: A Hyperloop commute may be on the cards for Cupertino  Mercury News: A door ding, and thankfully a note on windshield: Roadshow Marin Independent Journal: Marin transportation tax renewal to go to voters Berkeleyside: Completion of Berkeley BART Plaza now delayed until September […]

Transportation News for August 1, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: In compromise with SF Supervisor Peskin, Uber and Lyft agree to new ride tax Mercury News: Opinion: VTA must protect downtown San Jose during BART construction Mercury News: New BART line to Antioch packing in riders: Roadshow Mercury News: Uber puts brakes on its self-driving trucks Palo Alto Online: Palo Alto University Avenue traffic signals to be […]