Category Archives: BART

Parking payment options for Early Bird Express service at BART stations during the 4 am hour

This email will give you step by step instructions for Early Bird Express parking at select BART stations between 4 am-5 am. Beginning February 11, BART’s start of service will shift from 4 am to 5 am systemwide for a … Continue reading

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BART – Early Bird Express

Beginning February 11, 2019, BART will shift its start of service from 4 AM to 5 AM on weekdays to allow extra time for a critical seismic retrofit of the Transbay Tube. This change will last for the duration of … Continue reading

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BART Updates – 5 am Opening: First Train Departure Times

As we get closer to the February 11, 2019 systemwide shift from a 4 am to 5 am start of service, many BART riders want to know exactly when the first trains will depart once the schedule change takes effect. … Continue reading

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BART – In 2019, a more systematic focus to modernizing elevators and escalators

      By MELISSA JORDAN BART Senior Web Producer The new year at BART is bringing a more systematic, prioritized focus on a state of good repair for elevators and escalators, the heavy-duty, people-moving machines that BART couldn’t operate without. … Continue reading

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February schedule change impacts weekdays and Sundays

BART is making major schedule changes beginning February 11th to accommodate Measure RR funded improvements to our infrastructure to keep BART safe and reliable. Projects to upgrade our electrical power system in downtown San Francisco and the Transbay Tube Seismic … Continue reading

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New overnight homeless outreach team for Contra Costa County connects the homeless with services

BART’s partnerships with communities to address homelessness got a lift this week when an overnight outreach team began working in Contra Costa County, focusing on end-of-line stations. This important work is helping to shift homeless people who might be riding … Continue reading

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As Fleet of the Future grows, the plan for decommissioning BART’s legacy fleet takes shape

With a steady flow of new Fleet of the Future trains arriving in 2019, BART is planning what to do with the fleet of the past – the “legacy” train cars that have served the Bay Area with many dating … Continue reading

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