Tag Archives: VTA

VTA scales back El Camino Bus Rapid Transit after city opposition

After Santa Clara County cities along the proposed Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) route on El Camino Real signaled their opposition to the plan, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) are reworking their plans in the hopes of getting better local support.

Ken Yeager rides a bicycle

Santa Clara County Supervisor Ken Yeager rides his bike to his county office on a daily basis.

El Camino Real Bus Rapid Transit

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) has a new video about the proposed El Camino Real (ECR) Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), which ties into the regional Grand Boulevard Initiative.

Caltrain contingency plan

Update: I’ve been meaning to update this with new ECR route info from Samtrans. Sorry! It’s helpful to know nearby transit connections in case of ‘track incidents’ on Caltrain.

Caltrain to require TransLink for pass holders

TransLink will be the required for all Caltrain monthly pass and 8 rider users after January 2011.

Bike + transit users needed for San Jose study

Active transportation researchers from the University of Colorado are seeking participants for focus groups on cycling and transit integration in San Jose. The purpose of the focus group is to gain insight on cyclists’ preferences on a range of topics related to the integration of cycling and transit. You must be employed and between the read more »