Santa Clara County Car Free Happy Hour

From SVBC:
Come join us for the new year’s first Car Free Happy Hour at Trials Pub in downtown San José. Share food and drink with other Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition members. The pub is located three blocks north of Santa Clara Street on North First Street.


VTA Cuts Alum Rock and Santa Clara BART Stations From Funding Plans

Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) officials announced on October 6 that they would not seek federal funds in 2015 to construct Alum Rock and Santa Clara BART stations planned as part of the transit system’s extension through downtown San Jose. The move sparked an outcry from neighborhood leaders and elected officials, who have worked in community […]

VTA Sales Tax With Massive Highway Expansion Program on November Ballot

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA)’s half-cent “Envision Silicon Valley” transportation sales tax is now headed to the November 8 general election ballot in the county, after receiving the unanimous approval of the transit agency’s Board of Directors on June 2. The new sales tax would fund a massive highway expansion program, spending $1.85 billion […]

Today’s Headlines

Falling Trees Seriously Injure One Man, Damage Muni Wires and Several Cars  (KTVU, SFBay, ABC) Sup. Kim Looks to Ban Tour Bus Drivers From Also Narrating After Pedestrian Death at City Hall (CBS) More On-Street Car-Share Parking Spaces Roll Out in Hayes Valley (Hoodline) USF Political Science Prof: SF Voters Must Support Their Transit-First Priorities […]