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Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill

Transit hub at Daly City's Top of the Hill unveiled

DALY CITY — Top of the Hill in Daly City has undergone…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill
Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill

San Carlos home development revised

New plans for a long-delayed housing project that would add a dense…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill
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Youths get deep discounts on SamTrans pass

Young people in San Mateo County can get around at a huge…

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Mike Koozmin/2011 S.F. Examiner file photoA South City man is accused of drunken driving after he reportedly rear-ended a SamTrans bus in South San Francisco.

SamTrans bus to SFO to allows luggage again

An obsolete ban against suitcases on a SamTrans express line to the…

Mike Koozmin/2011 S.F. Examiner file photoA South City man is accused of drunken driving after he reportedly rear-ended a SamTrans bus in South San Francisco.

Man struck by SamTrans bus in S.F. dies from injuries

A man who was struck by a SamTrans bus in San Francisco’s…

Courtesy PhotoAfter examining low-performing lines SamTrans is changing the schedules of 40% of its routes in order to improve on-time performance.

SamTrans riders can expect scheduling changes starting Sunday

SamTrans will be changing the scheduling times on ?nearly 40 percent of…

Courtesy PhotoAfter examining low-performing lines SamTrans is changing the schedules of 40% of its routes in order to improve on-time performance.
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Proposal to overhaul El Camino Real paints a grand picture, but progress is lacking

El Camino Real came of age when car-based travel seemed like the…

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Caltrain tax plan gains steam in San Mateo County

Encouraging signs of support for sales tax ballot measures in San Mateo…

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Bevan Dufty in talks with Mayor Ed Lee about potential city job

Former Supervisor Bevan Dufty may be returning to work for The City…

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Bevan Dufty follows mayoral bid with Peninsula transit gig

Although many of this year’s San Francisco mayoral candidates already had municipal…

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Transportation agencies' funds put Caltrain budget on solid ground

After facing the specter of drastic service reductions and fare increases in…

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SamTrans, drivers union agree on three-year contract

SamTrans has reached an agreement with its bus operators and maintenance workers…

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Caltrain upgrades in jeopardy due to lack of funding from transit partners

Caltrain may have to cut back on some of its long-term capital…

SamTrans looking to transit partners to help fund Caltrain

Debt-ridden SamTrans, which is facing bankruptcy by 2015, is pushing for officials…

SamTrans directors to hold special meeting tomorrow on fiscal crisis

The San Mateo County Transit District will hold a special meeting on…

Due to obsolete pact, SamTrans airport line still prohibits luggage

At a fare of just $5, SamTrans’ KX Express bus picks its…

Surveys seek input on transit needs

Think your neighborhood could use expanded bus service, an intercommunity shuttle or…

Trying to get seniors on board

 A continuing decline in SamTrans ridership has officials with the Peninsula’s bus…

Fuel costs may hike SamTrans' fares

As someone who “nickel and dimes” to save up for a new…