Bus Transit

VTA: More space, more riders
Transportation
Jimmy Moore July 20, 2021
vta bus

New social distancing protocol now in effect is allowing more riders on VTA buses, helping to cut down on the number of passengers being passed up, according to the agency.

Transportation

Eleven Transit Agencies Join Clipper START

Eleven more Bay Area transit agencies today joined the Clipper START program, which allows lower-income adults age 19-64 to receive fare discounts ranging from 20% to 50% on most transit systems around the region. Beginning Monday, Jan. 25, riders with Clipper START cards will receive a 50% discount on SamTrans fares, and 20% discounts on AC Transit, County Connection, Fairfield and Suisun Transit (FAST), Napa VINE, SolTrans, Tri Delta Transit, Union City Transit, Vacaville City Coach, WestCAT and Wheels fares. Read More

AC Transit offers real-time onboard crowding information to fight COVID
Transportation
Mark Prado November 4, 2020
AC Transit

The Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit) continues its reNEW Plan commitment – developing technologies to safeguard against the risk of COVID-19 transmission – by launching the ACT RealTime Rider Capacity Feature, exclusively on Tempo Line 1T.

AC Transit Launches New Mobile App
Transportation
Mark Prado October 22, 2020
AC Transit

AC Transit launched its mobile App this week.