VTA rolls out new service

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority will offer a few days of free rides starting Saturday, hoping for increased ridership as the public transit provider launches a new higher-frequency route plan.

Racist graffiti found in VTA's field operations office

Employee working on Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority's San Jose property showed KTVU photos of swastikas and other racially insensitive drawing found in a lounge area and the men's bathroom.

2-foot long snake found on VTA bus up for adoption

Bus riders in the South Bay had quite a scare after discovering an usual passenger on board with them, a two-foot long python. The snake was found on a bus traveling from San Jose to Palo Alto. No one claimed it so it's now up for adoption.