Bart unions announce lawsuit in ongoing labor dispute

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BART’s two largest labor unions announced this morning that they are filing a lawsuit against the transit agency over a disputed clause in the contract agreement the two sides reached in October…

State lawmakers’ opinions on a ban against transit strikes

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Bart union worker strikes did anger commuters for inconvenience. East Bay politicians is taking their steps to ask state lawmakers to ban transit strikes in the future…

BART drops controversial safety procedure

BART is permanently dropping a controversial safety protocol known as “simple approval” after two workers were killed on the tracks over the weekend

Bart, unions back at the table to finalize details

Although BART management and union leaders reached a tentative agreement on a new contract Monday night, both sides are back at the bargaining table today to finalize the language in the contract

Trainee was operating BART train when it struck workers

(中文) 捷運列車周末撞死兩名路軌維修工人事件,聯邦運輸當局證實,當時負責操作列車的是一名練習生…

BART commuters wake up early to nab seats on ferries

bart strike station

Commuters are scrambling to find alternative transportation into San Francisco due to the BART strike over labor contracts this morning…

Alternatives for BART commuters

bart strike station

(中文) 捷運罷工,對雇主及員工都有很大影響,如何將影響降到最低……

Bart union will strike after midnight if no deal reached

San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit workers are threatening to go on strike at midnight after unions and management reached an impasse in their marathon contract talks…

AC Transit asks Governor for cooling-off period

AC Transit’s board of directors is asking Gov. Jerry Brown to seek a 60-day cooling off period to eliminate the possibility that the bus agency’s employees could go on strike this week.

BART keeps running amid talks

SF-area train system keeps running amid talks…

Santa Clara County lower transit passes for low-income residents

Santa Clara County announce the start of a pilot program offering discount transit passes for county residents with low incomes…

Oakland boy run over by car in parking lot

A young boy was killed in what appears to be a “tragic accident” Wednesday afternoon in Oakland…

Caltrain raises parking fees to cover maintenance costs

Parking fees at Caltrain stations went up today to $5 a day and $50 a month…

Drivers line up to be the first cars over the new Bay Bridge

Drivers lined up to the entrances of the Bay Bridge Monday night to get a glimpse of the newly-constructed eastern span after word came out that it would open hours earlier than scheduled…

Asian woman was seriously injured after being struck by a big-rig

An Asian woman was seriously injured after she was struck by a big-rig making a U-turn in San Francisco’s Bayview District Wednesday morning. The police is unable to identify her and asks for the public to provide information…

BART riders are satisfied with the morning commute

On the second work day after the Bay Bridge closure, many BART riders think that the crowd is not as big as they imagined…

Commuters face 2nd morning without Bay Bridge

Commuters are facing a second day without the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, but again appear to be getting around the region without any major snarls…

San Francisco Bay bike-share launches in 5 cities

Commuters fed up with traffic-clogged streets have a new option to get around the San Francisco Bay region: pedal power…

SF: Woman struck by big-rig in Bayview District

A woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a big-rig making a U-turn in San Francisco’s Bayview District…

Commuters turn to public transit during bridge closure

Many commuters who normally rely on the Bay Bridge to get to work are turning to BART and other public transit options…

Palo Alto: Caltrain service halted after train kills pedestrian

A person was hit and killed by a train on the Caltrain tracks in Palo Alto and service was halted in both directions…

SF Bay Bridge closes as scheduled

Bay Bridge will begin to close on Wednesday at 8pm. Drivers are advised to plan ahead and get the latest traffic information on 511.org…

Old Bay Bridge to take three years to dismantle

The old eastern span of the Bay Bridge is closing for good Wednesday but won’t be disappearing from view…

Danville: 17-year-old boy killed in vehicle collision

A 17-year-old boy died and two teen boys were injured when a vehicle struck a tree in Danville…

Bay Area bike share starts Thursday

Thursday marks the start of the Bay Area Bike Share program, in which about 700 bicycles will be available for rent…

Three Bay Bridge toll lanes close this weekend

Several lanes at the span’s toll plaza in Oakland will be closed this weekend to make way for more FasTrak access…

BART to run around the clock during Bay Bridge closure

The Bay Bridge will be closed for five days starting on next Wednesday at 8pm. Caltrans is uring drivers to plan ahead….

Daly City launches free shuttle bus services

Daly City is launching a free shuttle bus services that will take people to and from various part of Daly City and San Francisco…

Fremont:big-rig crash sends driver to hospital with serious injuries

A driver was seriously injured this morning when a big-rig traveling east on Auto Mall Parkway in Fremont jumped the center median and struck a westbound vehicle…

AC Transit workers vote to reject contract deal

AC Transit workers have voted to reject a tentative contract agreement reached with management last week…