Santa Clara County Local News: Transportation


All Local Transportation News articles contributed by our local media allies and other local newsrooms.

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04/12/2024
Caltrains reported on April 12 that transit police are investigating a fatality on the track near the California Avenue station.

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04/11/2024
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San Jose is updating its 311 app that tracks resident complaints to more efficiently address thousands of requests about abandoned vehicles.

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04/11/2024
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Sunnyvale is in the market for a better way to have residents flag issues in their neighborhoods online.

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04/11/2024
In its annual review of Capital Improvement Projects, the city is considering how to prioritize over 300 planned infrastructure projects in the face of tightening budgets.

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04/10/2024
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A partnership between multiple cities and a Silicon Valley transit agency is going to construct a long-needed safer route for students biking and walking to school.

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04/09/2024
A program that allows solo drivers of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles to use carpool lanes on freeways and bridges in California may be removed for good next year.

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04/07/2024
A person trespassing on Caltrain tracks early Sunday died after being hit by a train. Authorities have not determined what caused the collision or why the person was on the tracks.

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04/06/2024
None of the 105 passengers or five crew members on the plane, United Airlines Flight 2181, an Airbus A319, was injured. The flight was arriving from Reno and headed next from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale, flight records show. The other plane was parked.

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04/04/2024
Mountain View is considering a number of recommendations to reduce injuries and eliminate traffic fatalities in the city by 2030.

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04/02/2024
The Palo Alto City Council voted 6-1 on a bundle of improvements, including elimination of some parking, to improve safety on El Camino Real.

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04/01/2024
A meeting of Mountain View residents living near Whisman Station and the VTA was held to resolve complaints of loud ringing of bells and horns.

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03/30/2024
Highway 1 is closed indefinitely from Palo Colorado Road to Rocky Creek Bridge, the California Department of Transportation said on social media after a new landslide eroded part of the roadway.

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03/29/2024
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Sunnyvale residents may soon have a new ride-share option that costs less than an Uber and is more convenient than existing public transit.

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03/29/2024
A United Airlines flight from SFO to Paris was diverted to Denver when the crew of the Boeing 777-200 reported engine trouble.

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03/26/2024
CalTrans reports two miles of Highway 9 outside of Saratoga is closed because of debris from a mudslide.

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03/26/2024
Hundreds of residents in the Santa Cruz Mountains are facing limited access in and out of the area due to a creeping landslide affecting Mountain Charley Road.

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03/25/2024
The City of Palo and Stanford University are considering an option of converting a strip through El Camino Park into a road for buses.

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03/23/2024
A report commissioned by the City of Palo Alto noted serious safety concerns for users of CalTrans designed bike lanes based on the high speed vehicular traffic on El Camino Real.

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03/22/2024
As part of the BART Silicon Valley Phase II Extension Project, the Valley Transportation Authority has announced a contest to name the tunnel boring machine.

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03/15/2024
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San Jose’s airport is getting a new director with three decades of experience, including gigs at major hubs in Denver and Austin.

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