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AC Transit's Oakland-SF routes topic of hearing

OAKLAND -- AC Transit wants to hear from riders about changes it is considering that would make permanent three bus routes it opened in 2014 and end one from Oakland to East Contra Costa that has not drawn enough riders.

Inside Bay Area

Muni ready to roll out its new plans for better service

More changes are coming to Muni in September, and they should deliver good news to riders of the city’s beleaguered transit system. Especially if the first round of changes, made in April, are any indication.

San Francisco Chronicle

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What We Heard: Your Comments From the Spring Open Houses

June 29, 2015

"What concerns you about the future of your community?" this board asks. (Photo by Karl Nielsen)

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Some 600 individuals participated in one of the nine Plan Bay Area 2040 open houses held throughout the region, or in the virtual open house on this website's Open Forum. Additional comments were received via email and mail. Read all of it on the "Your Comments" page!