BART to San Jose Phase II Meetings

From TransForm:

VTA looks forward to sharing an update on BART’s Phase II to San Jose at each meeting and discussing specifics of each station location with the community and interested stakeholders.

Monday, December 1, 2014
School of Arts and Culture at Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock Ave
San Jose, CA 95116
6:30 PM

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
VTA Customer Service Center
55 West Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113
6:30 PM

Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Santa Clara University
Locatelli Hall – Bldg. 710
(Along El Camino)
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
6:30 PM


SPUR SJ Forum: BART Silicon Valley, Phase II

From SPUR: Hard questions surround the second phase of BART’s Silicon Valley extension. How do we design a project that is successful and also affordable? How do we pay to operate BART while improving all of the South Bay’s transit? When will development around stations materialize, and will it produce enough riders to sustain BART? […]

SPUR: Cycling San Jose

From SPUR: Image credit: Flicker user: Richard Masoner This event will take place in San Jose. Back by popular demand! Last summer, SPUR San Jose members engaged in a relaxed bike ride to explore the finer details of the downtown communities where they live, work and play. After widespread requests for more, we bring you Part […]

SPUR Lunchtime Forum: Guadalupe River Park extension

"As the largest city in Northern California, San José is making great strides to become a world-class city — including creating an iconic “Central Park” of San José. Running north from downtown San José, Guadalupe River Park, 50 years in the making, will be a 250-acre urban park running 2.6 miles along the Guadalupe riverbank […]
Service to North San Jose starts Saturday. Photo: capture from BART/VTA promotional video/Wikimedia Commons

BART Begins to Berryessa

BART and Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) officials held opening ceremonies this morning at the Berryessa and Milpitas BART stations to mark tomorrow's launch of service of the first phase of a $2.3 billion San Jose extension.

Northbound San Jose Ave Goes on Road Diet, Gains Buffered Bike Lane

The northbound side of speed-plagued San Jose Avenue north of 280, a.k.a. the Bernal Cut, is getting a road diet and buffered bike lane that matches the geometry of the street’s southbound side. SFMTA crews were out today, re-striping the road and installing plastic posts in the buffer zone. The change is far overdue for neighbors who have pushed […]