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 A customer pumps gasoline into his car at a service station May 7, 2007 in San Francisco, California.
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Tim Ryan
July 15, 2019 - 11:32 am
The price for a gallon of gas has risen almost 10 cents over the past several weeks, with the Bay Area recording the highest prices of all.
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Joshua Tree National Park
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Kim Wonderley
July 12, 2019 - 11:02 am
Heading out for a summer camping trip? There are a few simple hacks for camping newbies, courtesy of Kim Wonderely in this week's Road Report.
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Equality California has started a petition to get Muni to change the color scheme of its rail network to match the colors of the LGBTQ Pride flag.
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Jenna Lane
July 12, 2019 - 8:53 am
A petition drive now under way would have San Francisco Muni change its Metro map so that it has a rainbow-flag look.
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Shoreline Amphitheatre
Bob Pryor
July 12, 2019 - 2:49 am
Happy Friday, everyone. You've found the newest edition of traffic reporter Bob Pryor's Major Timesaver report, which is jam-packed with things to do around the Bay Area this weekend and helpful traffic tips. This weekend events guide gets published every Friday. If you download the RADIO.COM app...
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Oakland Transportation Director Ryan Russo
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Doug Sovern
July 11, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Oakland is celebrating the City Council’s passage of a new kind of bike plan that incorporates neighborhoods that are often overlooked.
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BART Tests Double-Stacked Fare Gates
KCBS Radio Morning News
July 11, 2019 - 1:14 pm
RICHMOND — BART’s latest attempt to crack down on fare evaders has some law-abiding riders worried about their own safety. BART is testing a new fare gate at the Richmond station, with one set of gates stacked on top of the other. The taller gates are supposed to stop people from simply jumping...
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A so-called zip gate has been installed at a SMART train crossing in Rohnert Park near where a pedestrian and cyclist were fatally struck by trains in June 2019.
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Jeffrey Schaub
July 10, 2019 - 11:11 pm
After three deaths in the past year on its tracks, the SMART train system will see barriers installed to inhibit pedestrians and bicyclists from crossing the railroad tracks in front of approaching trains.
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Kim Wonderley
July 09, 2019 - 12:43 pm
Everyone would love to fly free, enjoy an upgrade to business class or earn a free hotel stay. But lest you think you don't travel enough to earn these benefits, think again. Kim Wonderley shares some travel hacks to quickly amass rewards points in this week's Road Report.
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A section of North Santa Cruz Avenue in Los Gatos on July 8, 2019, which was turned into a one-way street to lure customers to downtown businesses.
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Tim Ryan
July 08, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Downtown Los Gatos began welcoming less traffic on Monday in hopes, of attracting more customers to restaurants and shops.
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State Assemblyman Phil Ting of San Francisco introduces a proposal to increase a rebate for electric car buyers in California.
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Melissa Culross
July 08, 2019 - 2:38 pm
A proposal introduced on Monday byAssemblyman Phil Ting would triple the rebate for customers buying electric cars and eliminate a flaw with the current rebate program that sometimes creates a waiting list for consumers applying for rebates.
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