Caltrain officials said on Friday that as the project to electrify its entire transit system continues to get underway, and now a new leader will take over the project.
The driver of a vehicle was killed on Tuesday when the vehicle they were in was struck by a Caltrain in Burlingame, officials say.
Beginning on Monday, Aug. 30, Caltrain will increase their service to the highest level it has ever been.
The opening of Caltrain's new station in South San Francisco is now set for November, meaning Caltrain expects the project to finish 50% over budget and two and a half years late.
Caltrain workers will be pruning and removing trees along the Caltrain Corridor. The work began Saturday and runs through June 18, transit agency officials said.
Caltrain southbound service following home night games of the San Francisco Giants will return beginning Tuesday.
Caltrain will provide free train rides Thursday evening to and from San Jose City Hall, where a vigil will be held honoring the victims of the fatal shooting at a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority on Wednesday.
A northbound Caltrain hit and killed someone trespassing on the train tracks in Menlo Park late Thursday morning, the transit agency said.
Starting next week, Caltrain will offer free train rides to and from COVID-19 vaccination sites for people living or working in San Francisco, Santa Clara or San Mateo counties.
Starting Monday, passengers can ride Caltrain for free to and from vaccination sites in San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties.
New photos show the aftermath of a Friday collision involving a Caltrain and an unoccupied vehicle in Redwood City. There were no reported injuries.
A Caltrain struck and killed a person who was trespassing on the tracks in Palo Alto Thursday afternoon.
Jim Hartnett announced that he will leave his post as CEO and general manager of the San Mateo County Transit District, overseeing Caltrain and SamTrans, in April 2021.
Caltrain is implementing a new schedule starting Monday aimed at improving service for essential workers and others dependent on public transit.
Caltrain's 10th fatality incident happened Wednesday night in San Francisco when a person was struck on the tracks at Mission Bay Drive's grade crossing.
A Caltrain headed north struck two occupied vehicles on the tracks in Burlingame on Friday. Miraculously, no one was injured.
A Caltrain headed north struck two occupied vehicles on the tracks in Burlingame on Friday.
The Atherton station closure is estimated for Dec. 1 with completion by February 2021.
If ultimately approved by two thirds of voters across San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara counties, the tax would generate an estimated $108 million annually.
The tax would generate an estimated $108 million annually for the agency, which desperately needs the funding to operate the system as ridership has plummeted amid the COVID-19 pandemic.