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Pothole on open road
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Matt Bigler
May 12, 2020 - 9:56 pm
A new report found the coronavirus could have a devastating impact on the California’s rural highways and bridges, which are already in pretty bad shape.
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BART Cuts Train Service In Bay Area During Coronavirus Shutdown
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Margie Shafer
May 12, 2020 - 9:18 pm
BART is joining a coalition of transit agencies in requesting a bailout from the federal government.
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The N-Judah line on San Francisco's Muni system runs to Ocean Beach.
Carrie Hodousek/ KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
March 30, 2020 - 6:53 am
There have been additional cuts to mass transit and public parks due to the coronavirus outbreak. Transit officials with several Bay Area agencies, confronted with plummeting ridership, have trimmed back rail service while parks officials in the East Bay, who've faced the opposite problem — large...
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California Department of Motor Vehicles
All News KCBS Radio
March 27, 2020 - 9:31 am
Customers of California’s Department of Motor Vehicles can expect some changes in the coming weeks amid the continued spread of the coronavirus. Those looking to upgrade their driver’s license to comply with the new REAL ID standards will also have to wait a little bit longer.
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Starting on Saturday and continuing through New Year’s Eve, VTA riders will enjoy four days of fare-free travel as they acclimate themselves to VTA’s New Transit Service Plan.
Valley Transportation Authority
Tim Ryan
March 26, 2020 - 12:47 pm
The Valley Transportation Authority has suspended all light rail service after an operator tested positive for the coronavirus.
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SAN FRANCISCO - JULY 05: Commuters walk off of a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train July 5, 2005 in San Francisco, California. With a strike deadline looming at the end of the July 5, BART management and union representatives are trying to hammer out a c
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
March 19, 2020 - 3:52 pm
BART is reducing its service hours as ridership has declined by 90% because of the coronavirus outbreak and an ongoing shelter in place order.
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The N-Judah line on San Francisco's Muni system runs to Ocean Beach.
Carrie Hodousek/ KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
March 17, 2020 - 11:41 am
KCBS Radio has put together a guide to getting around the Bay Area on mass transit and ride-hailing services during shelter-in-place orders.
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FILE- In this May 24, 2010, file photo, an SUV with a personalized license plate is seen in Beverly Hills, Calif. California may have to end most restrictions on personalized license plate language that some might find offensive, if a lawsuit filed Tuesday, March 10, 2020, prevails. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
AP News
March 10, 2020 - 6:36 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California may have to end most restrictions on personalized license plate language that some might find offensive, if a lawsuit filed Tuesday prevails. The libertarian Pacific Legal Foundation lawsuit challenges the state Department of Motor Vehicles' current policy on...
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San Mateo Bridge
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All News KCBS Radio
March 10, 2020 - 11:02 am
One of the side effects of the coronavirus outbreak in the Bay Area has been a significant drop in traffic — at least during the morning rush.
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A “Rosie Rally” will be held on Sunday in Santa Rosa, celebrating International Women’s Day, with live music, community groups, merchandise celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment (women’s right to vote), etc.
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Bob Pryor
March 06, 2020 - 2:20 am
Despite the concerns about the coronavirus, there are still many events scheduled for the Bay Area this weekend, including an International Women's Day celebration in Santa Rosa, a warehouse sale for the Oakland Museum and much more. Plus, don't forget to set the clock ahead an hour Sunday.
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