Transportation News for December 12, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: San Francisco gets $15 million federal grant to start sprucing up Market Street Mass Transit Magazine: It’s official: Transit projects awarded $195 million in BUILD grants San Francisco Chronicle: SF supervisors back off plan to charge tolls to enter, exit Treasure Island San Francisco Examiner: Treasure Island residents protest cost of proposed […]

Transportation News for November 20, 2018

Associated Press: AP: The Yellow Vests: Who they are and why their tax protest is a big deal Mercury News: Long lines at DMV continue to ease: Roadshow Fairfield Daily Republic: Drug labeling, transportation access top Senior Legislature priorities Daily Californian: BART plans to create 2nd transbay rail crossing for growing Bay Area community Curbed: […]

Transportation News for November 15, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: A second transbay tube for BART? It could happen NBC – Bay Area: Video: Transbay Tube No. 2? BART Planning ‘Transbay Rail Crossing’ SF Weekly: For BART, No Representation Without Taxation San Francisco Chronicle: Toll plazas may be removed from Bay Area bridges in plan to go all-electronic East Bay Times: Bay […]

The Messenger Newsletter for November

Click here for the November edition of the SF County Transportation Authority’s The Messenger Newsletter.

Transportation News for November 9, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Area to build first hydrogen fuel-cell ferry San Francisco Business Times: First fuel-cell ferry to set sail in San Francisco Bay Area by next year East Bay Times: Electric scooters, bikes may be coming to Fremont next Vallejo Times Herald: San Francisco Bay Ferry launches mobile ticket app Mercury News: BART […]

Transportation News for November 8, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: 10 Northern California road and transit projects spared the knife as Prop. 6 goes down Business Insider: Report: Ford buys Spin, a San Francisco scooter startup Wall Street Journal: Ford Buys Electric-Scooter Startup, Looking to Diversify Beyond Autos Mercury News: San Jose launching driverless car program Mercury News: Full moon, babies and […]

Water News for November 5, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: SF Mayor Breed vetoes supervisors’ resolution that supported state river plan Pacific Standard: IF PROPOSITION 3 PASSES, 2018 COULD BECOME CALIFORNIA’S HIGHEST-FUNDED YEAR FOR WATER PROJECTS IN DECADES Mountain Democrat: Delta dilemma: Will WaterFix fix it or not? Appeal Democrat: Preventing the next big flood California WaterBlog: U.C. Davis Law’s Environmental Law […]

Transportation News for November 2, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Brown campaigning for pet cause: killing gas-tax repeal East Bay Times: Prop 6 struggles in polls — an omen for California Republicans? Mercury News: Repealing state gas tax increase is on ballot Tuesday: Roadshow KQED: 10 Things to Know About Proposition 6, the Gas Tax Repeal Initiative San Francisco Examiner: Bayview merchants […]

Transportation News for November 1, 2018

East Bay Times: E-scooter companies to pay to operate in Oakland Mercury News: Crystal Springs Bridge to re-open soon: Roadshow Mercury News: Battery problem prompts Lime to pull electric scooters off streets in LA, Tahoe, San Diego Sacramento Bee: Cost for new I Street Bridge hits $172 million after Coast Guard makes changes Los Angeles […]

Transportation News for October 31, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Waymo gets OK for robot cars in state; no humans needed Associated Press: AP: Waymo to test driverless cars in 5 Silicon Valley cities. Is your town one of them? San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Briefing: With automated vehicles, innovation can be a double-edged sword Sacramento Bee: City selects internationally well-known architect to […]