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Joshua Stark Headshot
04/17/2017
Early April in Sacramento was about as exciting as it gets for a transportation advocate. After nearly two years of negotiations, the Legislature late last week approved a 10-year, $52 billion...
Joël Ramos Headshot
03/06/2017
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I am back and ready to get back to work with our incredible TransForm community!    I just had the extraordinary privilege of getting a long sabbatical after having worked at...
Jennifer West Headshot
03/03/2017
Part 1 of 2 The 2016 Affordable Housing & Sustainable Communities (AHSC) program will improve the lives of thousands of low-income Californians – twenty-five future affordable housing...
Image: people wait for the bus in the rain. Photo: Flickr_AnthonyPrevost
Joshua Stark Headshot
01/17/2017
Three weeks into 2017, the forecast is already predicting potential downpours of new transportation funding in Sacramento. The Legislature has introduced a huge new infrastructure funding package...
Image: OakMob mural
12/09/2016
All photos are by Pamela Palma Photography Bike share and car share are expanding in Oakland, with serious potential to make it easier for people to get around and enjoy a higher quality of life...
head shot of Karen Kunze
11/23/2016
The TransForm team was shocked and saddened to hear of the unexpected death of Karen Kunze on November 1, 2016. Karen served as the Finance Director for TransForm from 2007 to 2012. We asked our...
Image: a woman waits for BART at Fruitvale station. Photo: Noah Berger
11/15/2016
The results of last week’s national elections are still sinking in. Trump’s inflammatory and offensive comments about people of color, women, immigrants, Muslims, and people with disabilities (to...
Image: people take their bikes on the train. Photo: Mike Kahn
Joshua Stark Headshot
11/15/2016
Many of us woke up exhausted after Election Day, uncertain of what the future holds and hoping for a moment to catch our breath.  But for transportation decisions in Sacramento, there’s no...
Image: Nans and Anjali.
Anjali Mehta
10/31/2016
A few weeks ago I took my grandmother on her very first BART ride. Everything went smoothly until an avoidable accident shook us up and brought home the need to pass Measure RR and make BART safer....
comparison of road space to move people in cars v. bus
10/20/2016
Our transportation system is stuck in 70 year-old thinking.  We need innovation to win on climate and equity while solving our traffic mess. California is a global climate leader with a focus...

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