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June 20, 2024
VTA Celebrates its West Portal Groundbreaking Milestone for BART Silicon Valley Phase II Extension Project
On Friday, June 14th Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) held a historic groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of its West Portal facility. This is the site where the...
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June 04, 2024
Eastridge to BART Regional Connector Groundbreaking - You're Invited!
Join VTA and elected and community leaders to celebrate the start of construction on the light rail extension known as the Eastridge to BART Regional Connector. Saturday, June 8, 2024 from 10 am to...
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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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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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April 29, 2024
Construction Begins on EBRC Light Rail Extension
Have you noticed the signs on Capitol Expressway? Light rail construction is beginning! This means changes to Capitol Expressway between Capitol Avenue and Quimby Road. We anticipate work to begin...
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March 18, 2024
VTA’s Official TBM Naming Contest for the BART Silicon Valley Phase II Project is Live!
Join VTA in commemorating the spirit of innovation by submitting an entry to name the Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) that will bore the five-mile tunnel portion of the project! The tunnel boring machine...
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March 11, 2024
Unanimous Approval for East San Jose Light Rail Extension Construction Contract
The Eastridge to BART Regional Connector light rail extension is on its way to construction, after the board of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority voted to approve a construction contract...
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March 08, 2024
VTA Board of Directors Approves the BART Phase II Project Business Resources Program!
On March 7, the VTA Board of Directors approved $15 million over a 5-year period for the Business Resource Program (BRP) including direct financial assistance for small businesses! This approval marks...
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