May 24, 2024
VTA's BART Silicon Valley Phase II Extension Project - Summer 2024 Newsletter
General Project Update The first half of 2024 has been an exciting time for VTA’s BART Silicon Valley Phase II Extension (BSVII) Project. Our recent milestones, include: Construction: Notice to...
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May 23, 2024
Funding BART to Silicon Valley: One Step at a Time
OF COURSE we’re counting on the federal government to help pay for BART Silicon Valley. Why wouldn’t we? The Mercury News lobbed another uninformed assertion at VTA’s Silicon Valley BART Extension...
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May 17, 2024
Join Us To See How Your Measure B Taxes Are Being Put To Work!
In November 2016, Santa Clara County voters approved Measure B, a 30-year, half-cent countywide sales tax devoted to enhancing transit, highways, expressways, and active transportation (bicycles...
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May 15, 2024
First VTA Driver to Achieve 4 Million Miles Behind The Wheel!
Although many people wouldn't list driving among their favorite activities, VTA Bus operator Janell Rubbo feels most joyful behind the wheel. With over 35 years of experience, she has recently...
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May 15, 2024
Ride VTA to Luke Combs’ Growin’ Up and Getting’ Old Tour at Levi's Stadium
Luke Combs is bringing his Growin’ Up and Getting’ Old Tour to Levi’s Stadium Friday, May 17th and Saturday, May 18th. As an added treat, attendees on Saturday, May 18th can also enjoy the Bootleggers...
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May 14, 2024
VTA Talks Bascom Complete Streets on Group Ride with San Jose Council Candidates
This Mother’s Day, VTA Senior Transportation Planner Lauren Ledbetter joined San Jose District 6 council candidates Michael Mulcahy and Olivia Navarro on a community bicycle ride to discuss the...
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May 09, 2024
Federal Budget Allocates a Half Billion Dollars to VTA’s BART Silicon Valley Extension Project
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The U.S. Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced today that $500 million is officially in the federal budget to be used toward a Full Funding Grant Agreement (FFGA) for the...
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May 06, 2024
May is National Bike Month
May is National Bike Month, and this year is unique as it marks the 30th anniversary of Bike to Work Day. Bay Area Bike to Wherever Days organizers celebrate the milestone with the 30,000 Miles for 30...
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April 30, 2024
Participate in Community Outreach Activities This Spring
A lot is happening in Santa Clara County transportation this spring and VTA is looking for the public to get involved! From workshops to surveys and even a ground-breaking celebration, there are...
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