June 22, 2021
VTA Resumes Charging Fares to Vaccination Sites July 1
As Santa Clara County reaches a pivotal 80% COVID-19 vaccination rate, VTA will return to charging regular fare for all passengers beginning July 1. For the past four months, rides to any vaccination...
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June 10, 2021
Statement from the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Regarding the Personnel History of Samuel Cassidy
The horrific attack at VTA’s light rail yard on May 26, in which nine VTA employees were killed, prompted questions about the personnel history of the shooter, Samuel Cassidy, a 20-year VTA employee...
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May 26, 2021
Our Hearts are Broken
We now have the names of the victims from Wednesday's tragic attack at the Guadalupe Light Rail Yard. We do not have the words to express the weight of this moment. We are grateful to our community...
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May 05, 2021
UPDATE: 5-10-21, Hamilton Light Rail Station Now Open After Maintenance
Work has been completed at the Hamilton Light Rail Station with improvements to the track, platform and retaining wall. The elevated station is at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue and Creekside Way...
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May 03, 2021
COVID Vaccines Available at Santa Teresa Light Rail Station
VTA is continuing efforts to assist in enabling every eligible Santa Clara County resident to be vaccinated against COVID-19, with a permanent vaccine site set up at the Santa Teresa Light Rail...
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April 28, 2021
Reward Offered in Operator Attack
A three-thousand-dollar reward is now being offered for information leading to the apprehension of the person who attacked a VTA bus operator with a bow and arrow. The operator was shot in the back as...
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April 17, 2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic for Transit, First Responders, Educators Gives 30,000 Vaccines
In an effort to protect essential workers and the community from COVID-19, a special clinic set up at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds inoculated 30,000 workers in public transit, education, and...
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March 26, 2021
National Day of Action and Healing: #StopAsianHate
Today, March 26, is a National Day of Action and Healing to stop hate against the Asian Pacific Islander community. VTA stands in solidarity with those working to stop the rising tide of violence that...
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March 17, 2021
Racism on VTA Property - Or Anywhere - is Not Acceptable
At VTA, we strive to create a safe and welcome environment for all people who ride or work on our buses, trains and use our stations. VTA condemns the hateful, racist attack carried out March 10 at...
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