Public transportation

Flickr: Olen Sanders
Joshua Stark Headshot
10/15/2015
The 2015 Legislative session is over… almost…  October 11 was Governor Brown’s deadline to sign or veto bills passed by the Legislature. Now that the Governor has laid down his pen for the...
Photo credit: http://sfhousingnow.org/
10/06/2015
The future of the Bay Area depends on how well we can connect people to homes, jobs, and transit. Proposition A, an affordable housing bond on the San Francisco ballot this November, is critically...
Flickr: Jeremy Brooks
Bianca Taylor Headshot
09/30/2015
“Books are the plane and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey...” - Anna Quindlen There’s nothing quite like getting lost in a good book, especially if you’re waiting...
Governor Jerry Brown. Flickr: Steve Rhodes
Joshua Stark Headshot
09/16/2015
“…my zeal has been intensified to a maximum degree.” - Gov. Brown, speaking at a press conference announcing amendments to SB 350  Last week, during the state legislature’s final moments...
BART conductors at Lake Merritt station show off their stylish uniforms in the 1970’s. Photo: BART
Joël Ramos Headshot
09/11/2015
This Friday, BART turns 43! Since the system’s opening day on September 11, 1972, BART has seen many milestones. There have been big earthquakes, tech booms, and eight new American presidents...
Joshua Stark Headshot
09/10/2015
With two days left in the legislative session, Governor Brown and leaders of the Legislature announced last night that they would remove the provision from SB 350 that would have set a goal for the...
Photo credit: Sierra Club
Joshua Stark Headshot
09/09/2015
With only three days left in the California legislative session (counting today), I’m confident our state leaders will make history – if not for the laws they pass, then for the sheer madness of 2015...
Residents and neighbors at Berrellesa Palms in Martinez. Photo credit: Martinez Gazette.
Bianca Taylor Headshot
09/01/2015
It’s not breaking news that the Bay Area has quickly become one of the most expensive places to live in the United States. As the cost of rent increases, too many low-income families, people with...
Flickr: Ricky Romero
Joël Ramos Headshot
08/31/2015
For the hard-working staff of BART, Labor Day weekend won’t be a restful one. Instead, maintenance crews will spend three whole days repairing and improving the Transbay Tube. This means that from...
A man rides Metro in Los Angeles, CA. Flickr: Nevin
Bianca Taylor Headshot
08/24/2015
Thanks to a $39 million grant from California’s Climate Investments Program, big changes are coming to a community in Los Angeles that has long needed a safer way to stay connected. The...

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