Public Transit

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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Dreamstime
Margie Shafer
April 29, 2020 - 4:33 pm
While the trains still continue to roll, there is concern about the sustainability of the 7th-largest commuter rail service in the country.
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Feb 4, 2016; San Francisco, CA, USA; General view of the Bay Bridge prior to Super Bowl 50.
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All News KCBS Radio
February 12, 2020 - 6:19 pm
The Bay Area Toll Authority Oversight Committee of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission tossed around the idea of adding a bus-only lane to the Bay Bridge today.
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West Oakland BART Station
West Oakland BART Station (Photo credit: Laura A. Oda/Oakland Tribune/MCT/Sipa USA)
Matt Bigler
February 04, 2020 - 1:52 pm
There's a new proposal to fix the Bay Area's often confusing, disjointed mass transit system. San Francisco Assemblymember David Chiu announced a bill Tuesday that aims to make transit more convenient for riders.
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Golden Gate Kennel Club dog show photo from Jan. 27, 2019.
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Bob Pryor
January 24, 2020 - 3:12 am
If you're looking for something to do in the Bay Area this weekend, you may want to check out the Vietnamese Lunar New Year festival, the Oakland A's Fan Fest or the return of Golden Gate Kennel Club dog show.
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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.
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Jennifer Hodges
December 30, 2019 - 5:10 pm
Officials in the South Bay are rolling out a new transit plan to lure more riders into public transit. KCBS Radio’s Jennifer Hodges says the VTA is focusing on higher frequency routes.
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The Chase Center in San Francisco will host the inaugural Al Attles Classic, a college basketball “quadruple header” this Saturday, starting at noon.
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Bob Pryor
December 20, 2019 - 2:43 am
Get ready for the first weekend of winter and the last Saturday and Sunday before Christmas with an array of great things to do around the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Starting this Saturday, December 14, the Larkspur Ferry to San Francisco will be collecting many of its passengers from the new Larkspur SMART Train Station, the southernmost station in the SMART system.
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Bob Pryor
December 13, 2019 - 3:04 am
It’s going to be a football-intensive weekend for Bay Area sports fans, with both a Niners game and a Raiders game taking place on Sunday afternoon. Earlier, on Sunday morning in Downtown San Jose, there will be a whole lot of Santas (and other costumed characters) taking part in the Santa Run...
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Downtown San Francisco
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Bob Pryor
December 06, 2019 - 3:02 am
There are some big holiday events on deck for this weekend in the Bay Area. While the rain predicted for this weekend may affect turnout at some outdoor gatherings, such as Redwood City’s Hometown Holidays at Courthouse Square and “SantaCon 2019” in San Francisco, other events should barely be...
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A U.S. Army veteran acknowledges the crowd during the 92nd Annual San Francisco Veterans Day Parade on November 11, 2011. This Sunday’s parade will begin at 11am from The Embarcadero at North Point Street.
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Bob Pryor
November 08, 2019 - 2:33 am
This weekend features the 99th annual Veterans Day Parade winding its way through San Francisco. There's also a strong sign that winter is coming soon as there's a massive ski-and-snowboard festival in the Santa Clara County fairgrounds. There will also be a decent amount of upheaval for drivers...
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