Bay Area

Another BART shutdown
Joël Ramos Headshot
11/22/2013
This morning, BART service was unavailable during rush hour due to a problem with its computer system. The result: congestion, chaos, and cranky commuters. As one thwarted rider told the San...
Plan Bay Area
Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
11/14/2013
It’s been several months since the adoption of Plan Bay Area, but our work is far from over. Implementation is where the rubber hits the road, so TransForm is keeping a vigilant watch on MTC’s...
Chris Lepe Headshot
09/30/2013
The El Camino corridor Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project will introduce rapid transit service between HP Pavilion in Downtown San Jose to the Palo Alto Intermodal Center along The Alameda and El...
Garden Village - GreenTRIP Certified
Ann Cheng Headshot
09/05/2013
Change isn’t easy – especially when we’re talking about parking. Despite the high cost of residential parking spaces ($30,000–$60,000 per space to construct), developers can have a tough time...
Joël Ramos Headshot
07/30/2013
The Oakland City Council voted unanimously – again – to enter into agreements with AC Transit to advance Bus Rapid Transit along International Boulevard. There are still some...
Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
07/19/2013
If all you did was read the newspapers this morning, you’d think that a raging mob of Tea Party activists were the only people who showed up for last night’s final hearing on Plan Bay Area. The...
Joël Ramos Headshot
07/01/2013
BART riders hoping to take their bicycles on the train today might have been wishing instead that the new Bay Bridge bike lanes were complete! Today was supposed to be the launch of a much-...
Joël Ramos Headshot
06/24/2013
It doesn’t make a lot of sense to plan an addition to your house if the roof is leaking and the foundation needs work. First, you should make sure your house isn’t going to fall down. The same goes...
Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
06/20/2013
It may not have been a giant leap, but there were definitely a few steps forward on Plan Bay Area last week. Last Friday, Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area...
Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
06/12/2013
What happens when 50 people who want a better future for the Bay Area come together to educate themselves and decision-makers? It makes a difference! Action, leadership, and inspiration are just a...

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