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Traffic along Highway 101 can move faster with Optimized HOT lanes. Flickr: Garrett
Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
07/30/2015
Moving more people with less traffic – it sounds almost too good to be true.  But for the past few years TransForm has been convinced that it’s possible to reduce congestion on the Bay Area’s...
07/29/2015
“It takes a village to raise a child,” the saying goes.  But I’ve learned it similarly takes a community to effect change.  I realized the power of collective action as a student at De...
Deb Hubsmith - photo from her blog, Love Healing Deb
Shannon Tracey Headshot
07/23/2015
Back in the spring of 2009, after volunteering to help with outreach for Bike To Work Day, I found myself at a media training led by Deb Hubsmith.  After years of community organizing, I...
Photo credit: Michael Connell
07/20/2015
Mornings are difficult enough for most of us. So if your morning commute involves making a lot of choices of how to get around (should you bike? Bus? Walk? Drive?), it can be tempting to just jump in...
Shannon Tracey Headshot
07/15/2015
Across the state, a dozen different agencies are doling out millions of cap-and-trade dollars to hundreds of communities.  But who’s counting? We are. Today, we’re launching...
More affordable housing is coming to Alameda, CA. Flickr: eric shoemaker
07/09/2015
On Tuesday, June 16, something unexpected happened in Alameda (the City). The City Council unanimously approved a 68-acre, truly mixed-use development at the former Naval Air Station at Alameda...
Chris Lepe Headshot
06/24/2015
What kind of place will Silicon Valley be in 20 years? Will our region still be a hub for innovation? Will people of all income levels have better access to great transit? Will our streets be safer...
TransForm staff ride BART to the Oakland A's Pride night
Bianca Taylor Headshot
06/24/2015
At TransForm, we have a lot of pride. We’re proud of the work we do every day to make California a more connected and fair place for everyone to live. We’re also proud to work alongside one...
Photo Credit: Brandon Matthews
Joshua Stark Headshot
06/19/2015
I like a good cliffhanger as much as the next guy.  But when it comes to making our communities safer and easier to get around, I’d rather not be left wondering whether things will turn out all...
Flickr: Sergio Ruiz
Joël Ramos Headshot
06/15/2015
After three months of planning, two online town halls, and one very important meeting, the BART Board of Directors has approved its 2016 budget – and we’re thrilled with the outcome. Since April,...

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TransForum is the blog of TransForm, California's leading transportation advocate. For more about our work, including ways you can take action and contribute, visit TransFormCA.org.