Transportation News for March 16, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Is California high speed rail still a ‘train to nowhere’?  East Bay Times: Part of Lake Merritt path to get protected bike lanes Mercury News: Roadshow: Rubberized asphalt will make Bay Area freeway less noisy Napa Valley Register: Dan Walters: Road taxes needed, but benefits claim overblown San Francisco Examiner: Bike lane barriers installed along Valencia Street […]

Transportation News for March 15, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Lyft partners with auto supply giant Magna on self-driving cars  San Francisco Chronicle: Putting riders’ lives at risk is not an OK way of protesting bike shares  Mercury News: Roadshow: What’s the plan for Altamont Pass?  Mercury News: Roadshow: CHP officer warns against opening shoulders to traffic  Mercury News: Opinion: Protect downtown San Jose during BART tunnel […]

Transportation News for March 14, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: SF Muni’s new light-rail cars are different – and riders like them  San Francisco Chronicle: Lyft sued by disability advocates over wheelchair access  San Francisco Chronicle: More pedestrians die in California than any other state, report finds East Bay Times: Opinion: More women leaders needed for transportation projects Mercury News: Roadshow: Studies to widen I-205 to get […]

Transportation News for March 13, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Tobacco, taxes, Tasers — they’re all on San Francisco’s June ballot  San Francisco Chronicle: Rare FasTrak glitch: His car was in Orange County but he got a ticket in the Bay Area  San Francisco Chronicle: Lyft touts fast growth rate, but leaves out details  East Bay Times: ‘Bridges, not walls:’ Brown invites Trump to visit high-speed […]

Transportation News for March 12, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: California high-speed rail project facing more delays, higher costs  East Bay Times: High speed, high cost: Bullet train price tag reaches $77.3 billion, four years behind schedule  San Francisco Chronicle: At long last, Wi-Fi coming to BART, Caltrain — in 3 to 4 years  San Francisco Chronicle: What other Bay Area transit agencies are doing about […]

Transportation News for March 8, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: SF to automakers: We want demo of driverless cars before they hit city streets  San Francisco Chronicle: Start 2nd BART tube now, revitalize Alameda  Mercury News: Roadshow: No widening for Highway 1 at Half Moon Bay  Marin Independent Journal: Study planned on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge third westbound lane  Fairfield Daily Republic: Senior, disabled transportation summit set in […]

Transportation News for March 7, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Editorial: Faster track for transit-friendly housing  East Bay Times: My Word: There are safe, successful road diets in Oakland  Mercury News: Roadshow: FasTrak electronic woes on I-680 in Contra Costa County  Mercury News: Carpool sticker shock: Applications soar and California HOV lanes get more crowded  Mercury News: Horgan: More cash for Caltrain? Oversight credibility a problem  Mercury […]

Transportation News for March 5, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: The Bay Area CHP reportedly using ‘decoy’ tech shuttle buses to bait freeway BB gun shooters San Francisco Chronicle: Car advocates putting plan for Richmond Bridge bike lane at risk Mercury News: Reserve lanes for self-driving cars to ease traffic congestion Mercury News: Milpitas, Berryessa BART stations may not open until 2019 Mercury News: Roadshow: Drivers with […]

Transportation News for February 28, 2018

New York Times: Automated Vehicles Can’t Save Cities San Francisco Chronicle: Editorial: Drivers have doubts, but California is blessing autonomous cars San Francisco Chronicle: Uber does not have enough wheelchair-accessible vehicles, new lawsuit says Mercury News: $9 express lane toll? It’s not a fluke Mercury News: Look what’s making self-driving cars freak out Mercury News: Nine new routes coming to San […]

Transportation News for February 26, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Look, ma, no driver! Cars without humans coming to California soon San Francisco Chronicle: Adopt congestion pricing to tame SF traffic  San Francisco Chronicle: Turo sues SF over airport rental car classification  San Francisco Chronicle: Sardine-like train rides suggest Californians like the rails East Bay Times: Studies are increasingly clear: Uber, Lyft congest cities East Bay Times: Union […]