Transportation News for September 10, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Clipper transit card getting $194 million overhaul – including phone payment app ABC: Smartphones instead of Clipper cards? Bay Area transit to get $200 million upgrade Mercury News: BART to San Jose delayed over improper equipment Mercury News: Skateboarder was riding where? Roadshow Marin Independent Journal: San Rafael vets concepts for new transit hub Napa Valley Register: Napa […]

Transportation News for September 7, 2018

Mercury News: DMV rejects dozens of personalized plate requests a year Marin Independent Journal: Angel Island Ferry petition circulates to keep longtime operator San Francisco Examiner: JUMP bike launch in Presidio means e-scooters could launch there, too SOURCE: How San Diego Fueled California’s Gas Tax Repeal Effort Capital Public Radio: Proposition 6: The Fight Over Last Year’s California Gas Tax […]

Transportation News for September 6, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Ride a vintage, 1896-built streetcar at this weekend’s Muni Heritage event Mercury News: More ways to lower Caltrain ticket costs: Roadshow

Transportation News for September 5, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: New NextMuni bus update system en route to replace obsolete technology Mercury News: I hit this bump on a San Jose freeway, and it destroyed my car Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Hwy. 101 widening work progresses, but funding imperiled Fairfield Daily Republic: Solano commission to consider proposed overlay district linked to Fairfield Train Station improvement plans […]

Transportation News for September 4, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: As San Francisco banned scooter use, Oakland embraced the two-wheelers San Francisco Chronicle: SF scooter permit process questioned by transit commissioner, operator San Francisco Chronicle: Muni better than it used to be, but not as good as it should be  San Francisco Chronicle: SF Mayor Breed picks new commissioner for troubled transit agency San Francisco Chronicle: Interactive […]

Transportation News for August 30, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Adults on scooters could ride helmet-free under bill sent to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk East Bay Times: Here’s how much of your life you actually lose commuting Mercury News: ‘This is why I won’t try Caltrain again’ San Francisco Examiner: Longer buses lead to less fighting on the 9R line San Mateo Daily Journal: Bay Area Bike […]

Transportation News for August 28, 2018

East Bay Times: BART gets $6.8 million safety boost following stabbings Mercury News: Uber shifting from cars to e-bikes and scooters for short trips Mercury News: My strategy for keeping an emergency car at work: Roadshow

Transportation News for August 27, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Muni’s Twin Peaks Tunnel reopens to the relief of frustrated passengers San Francisco Chronicle: SF transit chief focuses on basics as critics call for visionary replacement San Francisco Chronicle: Editorial: Muni’s terrible summer may cost SFMTA head his job Mercury News: How many carpool cheats actually get caught? Mercury News: Finally, El Camino Real to get new […]

Transportation News for August 24, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Teamsters block tech buses in Castro district protest San Francisco Chronicle: SF transit chief vows to reduce Muni bus and rail delays within three months San Francisco Chronicle: Uber-owned Jump e-bikes revs up availability in Sacramento Mercury News: Tips for skirting long DMV lines for Real ID SOURCE: Angel Island ferry provider […]

Transportation News for August 23, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Muni approves bus lanes on Geary as critics see red over private shuttle use Mercury News: Muni approves bus lanes on Geary as critics see red over private shuttle use Mercury News: Valley Fair, Santana Row crosswalk changes coming Mass Transit: Mayor Breed, Leader Pelosi and State and Regional Partners Celebrate Completion of TJPA’s Salesforce Transit […]