May 05, 2022
VTA Board Approves First Major Contract of BART Extension to Downtown San Jose/Santa Clara
At its May 5th regular board meeting, the Santa Clara Valley (VTA) Board of Directors voted unanimously to authorize the General Manager/CEO to execute the first in a series of construction contracts...
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March 02, 2022
Transit-Oriented Development Moving Forward
UPDATE: At the March 3 VTA Board meeting, the VTA Board of Directors to voted to authorize a Release for Offerings (RFO) for potential project developers for the Winchester Station Transit-Oriented...
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February 07, 2022
Transit Restoration Efforts Continue
VTA’s transit service has achieved a profound rebound in the face of unprecedented challenges over the last two years. All bus and light rail lines are running, front door boarding has resumed, and...
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January 18, 2022
Chair Jones Sets the Stage for 2022
New year, new Board Chair. San Jose Vice Mayor Charles “Chappie” Jones has officially taken the helm as Chair of the VTA Board of Directors. Morgan Hill Mayor Rich Constantine is the new Vice Chair...
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January 06, 2022
Collective Bargaining Agreement with VTA’s Largest Employee Union Includes Appreciation Pay for Frontline Essential Workers
The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Board of Directors approved a three-year collective bargaining agreement with the agency’s largest employee union, The Amalgamated Transit Union, ATU...
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November 24, 2021
Get into the Giving Spirit and Help Stuff the Bus!
The holidays aren’t about toys of course, but toys certainly make the holidays a little brighter for many children in Santa Clara County. Join VTA and the US Marine Corps, at the Toys for Tots event...
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October 21, 2021
Nine New Projects Aimed at Emissions Reduction Slated for Funding Approval
A slate of new clean air-focused transportation improvements in Santa Clara County may be coming soon. VTA’s Congestion Management Program and Planning Committee recommended Board approval of nine...
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May 21, 2021
Carolyn Gonot Appointed as New VTA General Manager & CEO
The Board of Directors of Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) officially appointed Carolyn Gonot as VTA’s next General Manager and CEO. Before Gonot became the first woman to serve as...
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April 13, 2021
VTA Biennial Budget Process Happening Now
VTA Board members are in the process of making decisions about the agency’s biennial budget, to be voted on in June. There are more than a half-dozen opportunities for the public to learn about the...
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