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BART train at station
11/07/2012
Key victories for public transportation, walking, biking, and affordable housing... but some races still undetermined From the highest levels of government to local ballot measures, yesterday...
Photo: Los Altos Politico
Chris Lepe Headshot
11/06/2012
Santa Clara County cities along the 17.3 mile El Camino corridor have been evaluating Bus Rapid Transit over the last year. A few months ago the Sunnyvale City Council narrowly voted to oppose...
AC Transit bus
Ryan Wiggins Headshot
10/26/2012
TransForm and our allies have been working hard with the legislature and the Governor’s office to develop appropriate processes and guidelines for using revenue collected from California’s greenhouse...
AC Transit bus
Chris Lepe Headshot
10/01/2012
On Friday, September 21st, the VTA Board of Directors weighed in on VTA staff’s recommendation for the El Camino Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project. At stake was the possibility of precluding the...
AC Transit bus
Chris Lepe Headshot
09/14/2012
A few months ago the Sunnyvale City Council gave the thumbs down to dedicated bus lanes, bike lanes, and pedestrian improvements as part of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority's (VTA...
I Voted sticker
Joshua Stark Headshot
09/04/2012
Friday marked the end of the 2012 legislative session in Sacramento, when hoards of bills either fly or die as the clock runs out on our state lawmakers.  TransForm’s Sacramento staff were busy...
I Voted sticker
Joshua Stark Headshot
08/30/2012
Election season approaches -- and with it, an alphanumeric sea of local and state ballot measures.  TransForm’s Board of Directors has endorsed the following initiatives for the 2012 election...
People getting off bus
Joshua Stark Headshot
07/26/2012
MAP-21 Aftermath: Storm Front and Silver Linings Now that some times has passed since the whirlwind passage of a new federal transportation bill, it’s time to assess the damage and figure out...
Bay Area from above
07/25/2012
As noted in a previous blog post about the EIR, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) is continuing their work on a Draft...
AC Transit bus
Joël Ramos Headshot
07/18/2012
At nearly 11 p.m. last night, the Oakland City Council unanimously approved plans to bring true Bus Rapid Transit service with bus-only, center lanes to International Boulevard.   It was a...

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