TransForm: TransForum: Get the Inside Scoop on the Oakland Airport Connector Campaign

“TransForm’s John Knox White will share an insider’s perspective on our yearlong Oakland Airport Connector campaign, including a closer look at the groundbreaking new study comparing the proposed $500,000,000 project with both existing AirBART service and a Bus Rapid Transit alternative.”


The Oakland Airport Connector: BART’s Little Engine that Could?

The fatigue is palpable, but the battle over BART”s Oakland Airport Connector (OAC) is nowhere near its conclusion. That’s the message coming out of yet another marathon hearing today at the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), the region’s transportation planning body, over the merits of the airport connector, which I would argue has now become the […]

Transit Advocates, Construction Workers Show Up in Force at MTC Meeting

Photos by Matthew Roth via Twitter Transit advocates in favor of redirecting stimulus funds for the Oakland Airport Connector to financially struggling transit agencies are out in force at this morning’s MTC Commission meeting in Oakland, along with dozens of union construction workers. Streetsblog’s Matthew Roth reports the main meeting room and overflow rooms are […]