mass transit

A controversial bill to increase the number of tall housing developments near transit stops in cities all over California has been amended in response to a chorus of concerns.

Questions about high costs have dogged California's high-speed rail project for years. Now, leaders of the controversial project say some expenses are actually trending downward. In part two of our series on fact checking claims and critics of the project, Capital Public Radio PolitiFact reporter Chris Nichols investigates.

New Study Rates California Mass Transit Systems

Oct 13, 2015

UC Berkeley and the non-profit "Next Ten" have released a study rating commuter rail systems across California.  KVCR's Matt Guilhem has details on the report, and on mass transit's impact on creating walkable neighborhoods.