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Yogi Berra might have something to say about the news that Caltrain ridership has dropped for the first time in six years. “Nobody rides Caltrain anymore – it’s too crowded” seems to be the story: Caltrain’s average weekday ridership in August decreased 2.7 percent from the same month in 2015. Year-over-year ridership declined 3.3 percent […]

Jan 7th, 2017 | Filed under Uncategorized
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This weekend, Metro opened the newest segment of its rapidly-expanding rail network with the Gold Line Foothill extension to Azusa. Crowds gathered all along the route to enjoy free rides on the 11.5-mile long new segment of track. People waiting for a train. In Monrovia. Finally. pic.twitter.com/KkGZpPaJn2 — Metro (@metrolosangeles) March 5, 2016 The Gold […]

Mar 6th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

A battle that has been simmering for years finally exploded into the open today in San Francisco, where protestors blocked one of Google’s private buses that carries workers from their homes in the Mission to Google HQ in Mountain View. Protestors charged that Google was contributing to a two-tier transportation system in the Bay Area, […]

Dec 9th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

This map, originally put together by @mistersketchee, imagines the BART system if it had the same amount of routes and trains as the New York City subway: That’s three or four Transbay Tubes, along with a crossing of the Golden Gate, and significant new coverage in San Francisco, the East Bay, and more. I’m sure […]

Jul 7th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized