Commuter Rail

Commuter Rail

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Celebration Ushers in North Bay's SMART Train
Top Stories
Saturday, August 26, 2017

The atmosphere at the August 25 Grand Opening for the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit line was humming — literally.

Rail~Volution 2016 Conference Comes to San Francisco Bay Area in October
News Release
Friday, September 23, 2016

This pathbreaking conference brings together thought leaders and innovators to discuss the relationship between public transit and land-use, examine best practices in transit-oriented development, and look at how to maintain diversity in the face of a changing urban landscape. 

State Cap and Trade Monies Fuel Bay Area Projects
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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The California State Transportation Agency today announced $110 million in grants for five public transit projects benefiting the Bay Area.

BART Modifies Weekend Service to Perform Needed Track Work Through October
Top Stories
Friday, July 22, 2016

Starting at the end of July through October, BART will be closing the tracks between Glen Park and Daly City stations on multiple weekends to make vital repairs to tracks.

MTC Engineers Regional Consensus on High-Speed and Commuter Rail Package to Benefit From Economic Stimulus Funds
Top Stories
Wednesday, June 24, 2009

MTC today adopted a plan for using federal economic stimulus funds to expedite the arrival of high-speed rail service to the San Francisco Bay Area while at the same time upgrading commuter rail se


AllNighter Bus Service Press Event
Photo Gallery
Friday, August 5, 2016

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, AC Transit, SamTrans, Golden Gate Transit and Bay Area elected officials announce the Allnighter Service, a late-night and early-morning bus netwo

SMART Operation and Maintenance Facility in Santa Rosa
SMART Rail on Track
Photo Gallery
Friday, September 4, 2015

September 2015