Transit Reality Blog

Bay Area Regional Measure 3

Published May 30, 2018 | Authored by Worth Freeman

Regional Measure 3 (RM 3) is a ballot proposition on the June 5th election that will be voted on by residents of the nine San Francisco Bay Area counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano and Sonoma. For the measure to be approved, it requires a cumulative, of all…

What is Transit? Part 2

Published May 06, 2018 | Authored by Worth Freeman

Why do we have transit? The mission of public transit is actually subjective and varies from agency to agency. Rare agencies like Bay Area Rapid Transit(BART), integral to the regional transportation network, perceive their goals to be beyond getting passengers from A-B: BART’s mission: Provide safe, clean, reliable and customer-friendly regional public transit service that…

What is Transit?

Published March 18, 2018 | Authored by Worth Freeman

Meaning of Public Transit Transit is a common stand-in word to mean “mass transportation” or “public transportation.” Mass/Public Transportation as defined by wikipedia(Jan 2018): is a shared passenger-transport service which is available for use by the general public, as distinct from modes such as taxicab, carpooling, hired buses, and transportation network companies, which are not…