90 new affordable housing units open at MacArthur BART Station

The long-awaited opening of a 90-unit affordable housing complex at Oakland's MacArthur BART station marks the first step in an effort to transform the station from a park-and-ride center to a planned housing and retail hub integrated into the surrounding community.

BART police chief to retire

Bart Police Chief Carlos Rojas will retire in May, after thirty years in law enforcement.  Rojas, 50, says there is no pressure for him to leave. 

BART has a new official app

BART finally has an official app for travelers. It includes an end-to-end trip planner, service advisories, station information and real-time information straight from the transit system's data. 

Inspiring expressions: BART hip-hop dancers show us their moves

Regular BART riders are used to getting an eyeful during their commutes. Documented incidents of bio hazards and open drug use have recently given the transit system a bad name. But we found these two inspiring hip-hop dancers who take to the rails and share their form of expression. KTVU's Tony Hodrick and Andre Torrez profiled them for Segment 2.

BART board votes derails Livermore extension plan

BART's board of directors narrowly voted down a five-mile extension of their Dublin-Pleasanton line to Livermore on Thursday night. So many people showed up to the meeting, the overflow room was needed. Many say service to the Tri-Valley area is needed because the housing crisis is pushing people out to the Central Valley. Jana Katsuyama reports.