President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation is awarding $8 billion to states across the country to develop America’s first nationwide program of high-speed intercity passenger rail service.
UPDATE: February 12, 2010
Special meeting CANCELED. See memo at right.
The Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) today took a major step toward ensuring seismic safety on all state-owned toll bridges in the Bay Area by adopting a package of toll hikes.
The construction of a new transit center in downtown San Francisco just received a financial boost from a $171 million federal loan, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced today.
MTC Chair Scott Haggerty and other officials thrust ceremonial shovels into the dirt today, breaking ground on the highly anticipated Caldecott Tunnel Fourth Bore Project, a four-year, $420 million project that will reduce congestion on Route 24 by building a fourth tunnel bore at the Caldecott T
The first of 28 immense deck sections for the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge’s new Self-Anchored Suspension Span (SAS) arrived in the San Francisco Bay today after a trans-Pacific voyage. The SAS is the most iconic element of the bridge’s new East Span.
The United States Environmental Protection Agency today proposed the strictest health standards to date for smog.
A cargo ship left the dock just after 1 p.m. today at the Zhenhua Heavy Industry Co., Ltd.
Roads, bridges and transit systems that are deficient, congested or lack desirable safety features cost the average Bay Area motorist more than $2,000 each year due to higher vehicle operating costs, traffic crashes and congestion-related delays, according to a new report released by The Road Inf