Today’s Headlines

  • Developing Earthquake Warning System Could Avert Future BART Disaster (MercNews, LATimes)
  • Plans Solidify for Huge Residential Towers Near 19th Street BART in Oakland (BizJournal)
  • Tech Shuttle Decision Delayed (SFExaminer)
  • Reservations Needed to Take Rail to the Super Bowl (InsideBayArea)
  • Alleged DUI Motorist Hits and Drags Cyclist in Berkeley (InsideBayArea)
  • Plans for Tucking More Residential into Small Bayview Parcel (Socketsite)
  • More on Super Bowl Transit Security Precautions (KTVU)
  • Marin Civic Center Facelift will Include Train Station and Bike Lanes (MarinIJ)
  • San Rafael Decides on Grade Crossing Plan for SMART (MarinIJ)
  • Muni Drivers Not Down for Brown? (SFExaminer)
  • Columnist Discovers Doobies on BART (SFGate)

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  • theqin

    Is it even legal to require the ownership of a smart phone to ride VTA? Isn’t this some sort of income or possibly disability discrimination?

  • jonobate

    It’s a special event service, so many of the equity rules that transit agencies usually have to adhere to no longer apply. Hence the $20 fare.