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Is the Woman Sleeping on the Train Alone?

Maria Alejandra Casale-Hardin | Posted 07.29.2016 | Women
Maria Alejandra Casale-Hardin

The decision to sleep on a train is yours to make. The fact that I was asleep does not, in any way, excuse the drunk man's behavior. We need to respect people, especially in our shared spaces. We need people to keep speaking up. Not only for ourselves but for those around us as well -- we are not alone!

Bikes On BART? For Real, Though?!

The Contra Costa Times | Denis Cuff | Posted 07.22.2013 | San Francisco

The BART board appears ready to drop its ban on bringing bicycles on trains during rush hour after a survey found few rider complaints during a one-we...

Guess Where BART Is Going Next?

San Jose Mercury News | Gary Richards | Posted 06.11.2013 | San Francisco

After a year of moving utility lines, knocking down old buildings and reconfiguring roads, the digging to extend BART to the South Bay is about to beg...

Major Delays Coming To BART

The Contra Costa Times | Denis Cuff | Posted 06.02.2013 | San Francisco

A seismic safety project to strengthen BART's Transbay Tube will mean service delays over 14 months for some train riders late at night on weeknights....

BART Station Shuts Down After Suspicious Package Is Found

The Contra Costa Times | Rick Hurd | Posted 05.19.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- A suspicious package was to blame for the shutdown of BART's Powell Street station on Tuesday morning. The station was reopened at 8...

BART Unveils Multi-Billion Dollar Expansion Plans

San Jose Mercury News | Mike Rosenberg | Posted 01.26.2013 | San Francisco

As BART prepares to add even more riders to its popular system, the 40-year-old commuter line is moving toward a multibillion-dollar rejuvenation by i...

Has BART Kept Its Promises?

| Posted 10.16.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Lance Williams and Zusha Elinson When the Bay Area Rapid Transit District received $92...

WATCH: Meet BART Seats 2.0 -- Now With Less Gross Carpeting

Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.04.2012 | San Francisco

Here's a fun game: Open this link in a new tab on your browser, start playing the video and then come back to this page and play the clip situated abo...

BART Begins Work On Newest Station -- And Critics Aren't Happy

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.04.2012 | San Francisco

Construction on the Bay Area Rapid Transit system's extension to the Oakland Airport began this week, and critics of the project are none too pleased....

FINALLY: BART Agrees To Make Long-Awaited Change

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.18.2011 | San Francisco

Before BART became a hotbed of anti-police unrest this summer, if the transit agency was known for one thing, it was the carpet. Carpet on the floors,...

Another BART Failure Comes To Light

| Posted 12.04.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Mark Katches Bay Area Rapid Transit officials spent $2 million on a new ramp leading t...

VIRTUALLY ANONYMOUS: Are The BART Protests Finally Losing Steam?

Carly Schwartz | Posted 11.27.2011 | San Francisco

It's been a long summer of discontent for the Bay Area Rapid Transit System. Every Monday evening for the past two months, commuters and BART offic...

BART Scandal Reaches A Whole New Level

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.14.2011 | San Francisco

The activity surrounding the recent string of BART protests just got a whole lot messier. According to an August 11 email from BART spokesman Linto...

Aaron Sankin

Are BART Police Necessary? | Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.31.2011 | San Francisco

"No justice, no peace; disband the BART Police." That slogan has become the rallying cry for the dozens of protesters who have been gathering at th...

Did The BART Director Violate Campaign Laws?

2011-03-16-Screenshot20110316at9.39.25AM.jpeg | Posted 10.26.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Will Evans BART Director James Fang accepted $7,000 in campaign contributions this yea...

WATCH: BART Crisis Immortalized In Bizarre Taiwanese Animation

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.18.2011 | San Francisco

Next Media Animation (NMA) is at it again. After releasing last month's amusing cartoon chronicling San Francisco's Airbnb burglary, the media grou...

REVEALED: 'BART Fleet Of The Future' Redesign Plans Released

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.09.2011 | San Francisco

BART? Is that you? As The Huffington Post reported in July, BART is receiving a much-needed makeover from a surprising partner: BMW. The plans ...