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 […]

Transportation News for August 16, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: BART considers a later daily start during systemwide rebuild San Francisco Chronicle: Traffic jams choking Yosemite East Bay Times: Opinion: Innovative rideshare systems like Lyft help solve traffic problems Mercury News: Roadshow: Changes to ease traffic coming on Highway 237 Marin Independent Journal: Golden Gate Bridge toll taking changes coming Daily Bulletin: As Inland toll lanes boom, why […]

Transportation News for August 15, 2017

East Bay Times: BART: $20 million for expanded parking at Dublin station hinges on Assemblywoman Catharine Baker  Mercury News: Roadshow: $541 for a right on red? How can I see the video?  San Francisco Examiner: SF transit agency to vote on $21B wish list, including new subway at West Portal  Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Zipcar coming to Santa Rosa  […]

Transportation News for August 14, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Anyone need a Clipper card? BART has thousands after Warriors parade blunder  San Francisco Chronicle: Bike-share program resented as sign of gentrification  East Bay Times: Proposed Dumbarton rail bridge could be first transbay railroad crossing since BART tube  Mercury News: Roadshow: Lane-splitting motorcyclist says he’s sorry  Mercury News: Roadshow: Summer traffic takes no break  Marin Independent Journal: SMART […]

Transportation News for August 10, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Spirits and boats are lifted with Richmond outfit’s hoists  East Bay Times: Traffic from EBMUD project has Orinda neighborhood homebound, and it’s about to get worse  East Bay Times: Report: BART police auditor needs more authority, resources to investigate officer misconduct  Mercury News: Palo Alto: Police say RV parking enforcement seems to be working  Mercury News: Roadshow: […]

Transportation News for August 9, 2017

Mountain View Voice: Regional plan aims to ease traffic by boosting housing  San Francisco Chronicle: California should phase out gas-powered cars  San Francisco Chronicle: Caltrans to hire 1,100+ employees in next few months  San Francisco Chronicle: Want to ride in a robot taxi? You can … if you work at Cruise  East Bay Times: Bike sharing battles: Startups pioneering a […]

Transportation News for August 8, 2017

Mercury News: Roadshow: Driverless shuttle offers hope to those who don’t drive anymore  Mercury News: Roadshow: Restricted driver licenses one solution for old Californians Napa Valley Register: Napa will study cracking down on motorists who try to beat downtown parking limits San Francisco Examiner: Mission advocates call for new ‘moratorium’ on bikesharing KQED: Self-Driving Cars Will Compel Changes on California […]

Transportation News for August 7, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: BART police chief’s rough ride out of town in Santa Ana  San Francisco Chronicle: BART robberies and assaults up, but felony arrests down  San Francisco Chronicle: BART sparks a weed-themed limerick contest over Twitter with Metro Los Angeles  San Francisco Chronicle: California eyes bigger rebates for electric cars  San Francisco Chronicle: Next up in self-driving transportation: modular […]

Transportation News for August 4, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Uber Freight expands trucking service to California, other states  Mercury News: Roadshow: BART to San Jose could be delayed till 2018  San Francisco Chronicle: Rider outs BART reports on crime  San Francisco Chronicle: S.F. supervisor pushes to untangle freeway Hairball  East Bay Times: Caltrain fares, parking fees to increase  Marin Independent Journal: Sausalito, Golden Gate officials seek resolution […]