SPUR Transportation Committee Meeting

From SPUR:
Advocates for a wide range of transportation initiatives, including Muni reform, Central Subway and BRT construction, the downtown extension of Caltrain, Better Streets Plan, bicycling and pedestrian infrastructure and more. Contact Sarah Karlinsky, at skarlinsky@spur.org.

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The proposal to improve transbay transit with a contraflow bus lane on the Bay Bridge is gaining traction, as the SF Chronicle reported yesterday. The idea has been pushed by proponents at SPUR, AC Transit, and some BART board members for years as a relatively quick and inexpensive solution to move more people between SF and the East Bay. BART is already […]

Congestion Pricing: Vital for Funding a Sustainable Transpo Future in SF

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Is the Geary Bus Rapid Transit Project in Jeopardy?

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