Transportation News for September 26, 2018

Mercury News: AP: New San Francisco transit center closes after crack found in beam San Francisco Chronicle: What went wrong at the Transbay Transit Center? Here are some possibilities San Francisco Examiner: $2.2 billion Salesforce Transit Center closes after crack found in steel beam Curbed: Transbay Transit Center shut down after broken steel beam discovered […]

Transportation News for September 25, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Transit Week gets off to rough start as train delays disrupt officials’ commutes San Francisco Chronicle: Pie makers and other early birds could get assist during Transbay Tube work KQED: Audio: From $250,000 to $0: Taxi Medallions in S.F. SF Curbed: Modernization of Clipper card won’t include high-tech features already used in […]

Transportation News for September 24, 2018

East Bay Times: Car-free and carefree in San Jose, thanks to Viva Calle Mercury News: Highway 17 back to being a scary mess: Roadshow Press Democrat: California to audit DMV amid hourslong wait times, outages Mercury News: Tales of the DMV misery continue to pour in: Roadshow Napa Valley Register: Napa County looks at congestion-busting […]

Transportation News for September 21, 2018

Sacramento Bee: Editorial: Hating Caltrans isn’t a good enough reason to repeal the gas tax San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Area transit agencies prepare for a Treasure Island population boom San Francisco Chronicle: Buses will keep rolling to Oakland hills schools until at least June 2020 East Bay Times: BART’s fare evasion fines hit African-Americans hardest […]

Transportation News for September 20, 2018

San Francisco Examiner: Drivers to pay Treasure Island toll in both directions starting in 2021 San Francisco Examiner: California aims to get less affluent plug-in drivers into carpool lanes Mercury News: Red-light runners beware of rat boxes: Roadshow Press Democrat: SMART to begin work on extension of commuter rail to Windsor San Francisco Examiner: Lime […]

Transportation News for September 19, 2018

Mercury News: Big changes coming to Clipper card Lanes to close during installation of suicide net on Golden Gate Bridge San Francisco Examiner: City to redesign intersection where cyclist was struck, killed Los Angeles Times: Passenger rail project between Southern California and Las Vegas has a new backer Mercury News: Losing carpool stickers brings […]

Transportation News for September 14, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Bowing to privacy concerns, BART to hold hearings before it expands surveillance San Jose Mercury News: BART delay to San Jose has commuters groaning Wall Street Journal: Driverless Hype Collides With Merciless Reality Cal Matters: The road to California’s coveted electric highway is congested; will a new pact help clear the way? 

Transportation News for September 13, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: SF man’s tweetstorm over stolen van leads to new state law San Jose Mercury News: Viva CalleSJ should entertain thousands: Roadshow San Francisco Examiner: Self-driving shuttle could come to Treasure Island by late next year 

Transportation News for September 12, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: SF Transit Center park – open barely a month and path already falling apart East Bay Times: Editorial: Restore safety, reliability, fiscal discipline to BART Mercury News: BART to start later next year for Transbay Tube repairs: Roadshow San Francisco Examiner: Downtown rail extension route to Salesforce Transit Center wins approval

Transportation News for September 11, 2018

Los Angeles Times: President Trump is ‘the big saboteur’ of electric cars, says Gov. Jerry Brown CALmatters: How a transportation safety net could keep more people off the streets Mercury News: 223,654 solo HOV-lane drivers will lose carpool stickers Jan. 1 Mercury News: The sinking feeling driving Highway 87 Mercury News: Three days of delays […]