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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto backs funding plan for transportation-tax measureIn approving the plan by a unanimous vote, members of the Palo Alto City Counci
Palo Alto backs funding plan for transportation-tax measure
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted yesterday
In approving the plan by a unanimous vote, members of the Palo Alto City Council acknowledged that the proposal, which was crafted over a series of meeting by mayors from nine West Valley and North County cities (Palo Alto, Mountain View, Campbell,... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Super Bowl 50: Light rail carried 10,000 passengers to gameSAN JOSE -- The Super Bowl did not set a ridership record for the Santa Clara V
Super Bowl 50: Light rail carried 10,000 passengers to game
Oakland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
SAN JOSE -- The Super Bowl did not set a ridership record for the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, which delivered about 10,000 fans to Levi's Stadium for the big game. There were no major issues reported on Super Bowl Sunday, and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Light rail carried 10,000 passengers to gameSAN JOSE -- The Super Bowl did not set a ridership record for the Santa Clara V
Light rail carried 10,000 passengers to game
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
SAN JOSE -- The Super Bowl did not set a ridership record for the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, which delivered about 10,000 fans to Levi's Stadium for the big game. There were no major issues reported on Super Bowl Sunday, and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Super Bowl helps BART crush weekend-day ridership recordSuper Bowl 50 is fueling a huge boost in ridership for Bay Area public transit,
Super Bowl helps BART crush weekend-day ridership record
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Super Bowl 50 is fueling a huge boost in ridership for Bay Area public transit, with BART reporting its busiest weekend day in history Saturday — and Sunday is expected to be big, too. BART ridership totaled 419,162 on Saturday, topping the old... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Cities join forces to back transportation-funding planWith Santa Clara County cruising toward a November transportation tax measure,
Cities join forces to back transportation-funding plan
Mountain View Voice / Posted 4 days ago
With Santa Clara County cruising toward a November transportation tax measure, Palo Alto, Mountain View and seven other cities in the north county and west valley are rallying behind a new plan for how the $6 billion from the measure would be... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Cities join forces to back transportation-funding planWith Santa Clara County cruising toward a November transportation tax measure,
Cities join forces to back transportation-funding plan
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
With Santa Clara County cruising toward a November transportation tax measure, Palo Alto and eight other cities in the north county and west valley are rallying behind a new plan for how the $6 billion from the measure would be spent. Officials from... Read more
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ESPN
Lapchick: Human trafficking is the Super Bowl of sufferingThere has been speculation for many years about the staging of the Super Bowl a
Lapchick: Human trafficking is the Super Bowl of suffering
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
There has been speculation for many years about the staging of the Super Bowl as a magnet for increased sex trafficking. As fans gather in the San Francisco Bay Area this week, local authorities, as they have been doing for the past several years at... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Super-sized traffic problems for Super BowlRelated Stories BAY AREA (KTVU) - The Bay Area is headed into one of the busie
Super-sized traffic problems for Super Bowl
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 5 days ago
Related Stories BAY AREA (KTVU) - The Bay Area is headed into one of the busiest weekends of the year. The biggest draw is the Super Bowl, but there are other events that will create congestion on the roads. Alicia Keys will hold a free concert at... Read more
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The Mercury News
Caltrain: Interim chief modernization officer namedSAN CARLOS -- Michael Burns, the former general manager of the Santa Clara Vall
Caltrain: Interim chief modernization officer named
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
SAN CARLOS -- Michael Burns, the former general manager of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, has been tapped to temporarily oversee Caltrain's $1.7 billion modernization effort. Caltrain Executive Director Jim Hartnett announced the... Read more
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The Daily Review
Milpitas: Here's how you can win two tickets to Super Bowl 50Milpitas residents and visitors this weekend will have a chance to win two tick
Milpitas: Here's how you can win two tickets to Super Bowl 50
The Daily Review / Posted 9 days ago
Milpitas residents and visitors this weekend will have a chance to win two tickets to Super Bowl 50 on Feb. 7 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara. To participate, they should take a picture of themselves at a Milpitas business, name the business and... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Bay transit agencies get $500 millionOAKLAND -- More than 20 transit agencies around the Bay Area will get nearly $5
Bay transit agencies get $500 million
Inside Bay Area / Posted 14 days ago
OAKLAND -- More than 20 transit agencies around the Bay Area will get nearly $500 million to update their equipment and services. The Metropolitan Transportation Commission on Wednesday allocated $494 million to help bus, train and ferry agencies... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Bay transit agencies get $500 millionOAKLAND -- More than 20 transit agencies around the Bay Area will get nearly $5
Bay transit agencies get $500 million
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 14 days ago
OAKLAND -- More than 20 transit agencies around the Bay Area will get nearly $500 million to update their equipment and services. The Metropolitan Transportation Commission on Wednesday allocated $494 million to help bus, train and ferry agencies... Read more
3 related stories
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Oakland Tribune
Milpitas all hyped up over local festivities leading up to Super Bowl on Feb. 7Milpitas city officials said they're excited to kick off Super Bowl 50 for cele
Milpitas all hyped up over local festivities leading up to Super Bowl on Feb. 7
Oakland Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Milpitas city officials said they're excited to kick off Super Bowl 50 for celebrations for residents as well as visitors leading up to the big game on Feb. 7 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara. The City Council on Tuesday night received an update on... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Salinas woman killed in San Jose Greyhound bus crashThe second victim killed in Tuesday’s Greyhound bus crash in San Jose was ident
Salinas woman killed in San Jose Greyhound bus crash
KSBW Salinas / Posted 20 days ago
The second victim killed in Tuesday’s Greyhound bus crash in San Jose was identified Wednesday as a 76-year-old Salinas woman, officials said. Maria De Jesus Ortiz Velasquez was one of two women killed when they were ejected from a Greyhound bus... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Milpitas all hyped up over local festivities leading up to Super Bowl on Feb. 7Milpitas city officials said they're excited to kick off Super Bowl 50 for cele
Milpitas all hyped up over local festivities leading up to Super Bowl on Feb. 7
The Fremont Argus / Posted 20 days ago
Milpitas city officials said they're excited to kick off Super Bowl 50 for celebrations for residents as well as visitors leading up to the big game on Feb. 7 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara. The City Council on Tuesday night received an update on... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
VTA introduces app for on-demand bus service in parts of San JoseRelated Stories SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - Public transportation in San Jose is
VTA introduces app for on-demand bus service in parts of San Jose
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 27 days ago
Related Stories SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - Public transportation in San Jose is going high-tech. The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority unveiled on Thursday an "on-demand" bus service that picks you up where you want, when you want. With... Read more

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