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Caltrain offers elevator status Web page

  Caltrain has launched an elevator status page on its website, allowing riders to see if station elevators are operational before leaving for their commute. The site is maintained by
Holiday Train December 2 & 3 Marks Start of Season of Giving

  Bay Area residents, from The City to the South Bay, know the holiday season has arrived when the Caltrain Holiday Train presented by Silicon Valley Community Foundation makes its
No need to wish upon a star, Caltrain takes you near and far

  Yesterday marked the beginning of Home for the Holidays at Carolwood at the Walt Disney Family Museum. Caltrain has long been a partner of this historical institution and encourages
Take Caltrain to Band Together Bay Area

  Thursday, November 9, AT&T Park will host Band Together Bay Area , a benefit concert for North Bay Fire recovery. Metallica, G-Eazy, Rancid, Dave Matthews, Dead & Company and Raphael
Caltrain Adopts Bicycle Parking Management Plan

  A new Bicycle Parking Management Plan was adopted today by the Caltrain Board of Directors. The plan was crafted to allow Caltrain to more effectively manage its large and
Caltrain seeks representatives for Bicycle Advisory Committee

  Caltrain is seeking applicants for its Bicycle Advisory Committee (BAC), which serves as the primary venue for the interests and perspectives of bicyclists to be integrated into the Caltrain
Caltrain to Hold Community Meeting on Electrification Project, South San Francisco Station Construction

  Caltrain will host a community meeting on Thursday, November 2, to discuss how both the South San Francisco Station Improvement Project and the Caltrain Electrification Project will affect South San
Caltrain to Hold Community Meeting on Electrification Project in Redwood City

  Caltrain will host a community meeting on Wednesday, November 1, to discuss how the Caltrain Electrification Project will affect Redwood City and the North Fair Oaks neighborhood.   Construction in
Construction to begin on 25th Avenue Grade Separation

  Work is set to begin this month on Caltrain’s 25 th Avenue Grade Separation Project to improve safety for motorists and pedestrians, and reduce local traffic congestion.  On Monday,
Caltrain Receives Approval for Sales Tax Ballot Measure

  Caltrain Receives Approval for Sales Tax Ballot Measure Today, Governor Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill (SB) 797, authored by Senator Jerry Hill, which will allow the Caltrain Board of
Caltrain to Hold Community Meeting on Electrification Project

  Caltrain will host a community meeting this week to discuss upcoming construction activities in Belmont and San Carlos related to the Electrification Project . Construction activities are set to begin within
Caltrain Plans to Expand Bike Access on Electrified Fleet

  After receiving broad public feedback from riders, and organizations representing the cyclist community, Caltrain has selected a stacking onboard bike storage design for the system’s new electric trains. The
Every Week is Shark Week on Caltrain

  Tomorrow, October 4, the San Jose Sharks are at the SAP Center for their Season Home Opener against the Philadelphia Flyers. The puck drops on at 7:30 p.m., and
Make Caltrain Part of Your Trip to Fleet Week in San Francisco

  Attendees can use Caltrain to “fly” over to San Francisco for Fleet Week festivities on the city’s waterfront this week. The festivities began Sunday and will continue through Monday,
Caltrain Business Plan Starts to Take Shape following Stakeholder Workshop

  Over 50 of the Caltrain system’s most influential stakeholders and decision makers participated in a recent workshop to help inform development of the Caltrain Business Plan , a plan that
Construction, Installation and Maintenance: September 23 to September 29, 2017

 NOTICE Construction, Installation and Maintenance: September 23 to September 29, 2017   Please note, information reported below is subject to change without notice. If you are a member of the
Take Public Transit to the Bacon & Brew Fest this Weekend

  Pork lovers can make Caltrain and SamTrans part of their journey this weekend to the Bacon & Brew Fest at the San Mateo County Event Center.  Presented by the
MEDIA ADVISORY: 25th Avenue Grade Separation Groundbreaking

  What:          Caltrain, in cooperation with the City of San Mateo, will host a celebratory event to break ground on the long-anticipated 25 th Avenue Grade Separation Project
Catch Caltrain to Stanford Games This Season

  It should be a Cardinal rule to travel on Caltrain for Stanford football games this season. The Stanford football squad will open their home schedule this Saturday with a
October brings fare changes, new parking rates and timetable adjustments to Caltrain

  Starting in October, the cost of a monthly parking pass at Caltrain will be based on 15 days a month rather than ten, increasing the cost from 55 to
Transit District Receives Approval for Sales Tax Ballot Measure

  Governor Brown signed off on Assembly Bill (AB) 1613, allowing the San Mateo County Transit District the authority to seek increased resources to support the community’s needs and shared
Construction, Installation and Maintenance: September 16 to September 22, 2017

Construction, Installation and Maintenance: September 16 to September 22, 2017   Please note, information reported below is subject to change without notice. If you are a member of the media,
Caltrain Proclaims September Rail Safety Month

For most people living and working along the rail corridor, the sight of Caltrain operating daily service up and down the Peninsula is common place. But complacency around a heavy
Caltrain Seeks Public Input for its Comprehensive Fare Study

  Caltrain is looking to survey its riders as part of its first comprehensive Fare Study since 2001. The study aims to provide updated data and analysis to inform and
Caltrain to Reduce Horn Noise

Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 13, commuters, residents and people working near several Caltrain stations may notice a reduction in horn noise coming from the trains passing through their neighborhoods.   In
Caltrain Delivers 49ers’ Faithful to Levi’s® Stadium

  As the Forty Niners’ prepare for the start of their season, Caltrain remains the fans’ choice for traveling to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kickoff for the first game
Caltrain to Hold Community Meetings on Upcoming Construction Projects

Caltrain will be hosting two public community meetings regarding the 25 th Avenue Grade Separation Project and the Caltrain Electrification Project detailing both project scopes and construction schedules . The public
Caltrain Releases First Sustainability Report

  For the first time in its 153-year history, Caltrain is releasing a Sustainability Report that summarizes and highlights Caltrain’s sustainability achievements between Fiscal Year 2010 and Fiscal Year 2016.
SamTrans and Caltrain will Operate a Sunday Schedule for Labor Day

SamTrans and Caltrain will operate a Sunday schedule for Labor Day on Monday, September 4.  SamTrans Sunday bus service is less frequent than the weekday schedule and does not include
Construction, Installation and Maintenance: August 26 to September 1, 2017

 NOTICE ​ Construction, Installation and Maintenance: August 26 to September 1, 2017   Please note, information reported below is subject to change without notice. If you are a member of the
Ride Caltrain to the Palo Alto Festival of Arts this Weekend

Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 36 th Annual Palo Alto Festival of Arts this weekend, Saturday, August 26, and Sunday, August 27, from 10 a.m. to 6
Caltrain to Hold Community Meeting on Caltrain Electrification Project

Caltrain will host a community meeting next week to discuss upcoming construction activities in Burlingame and Millbrae related to the Caltrain Electrification Project . Upcoming work includes utility relocation, the inspection of
Take Transit to Burlingame on the Avenue this Weekend

The time has come to find your sound on the stage in Burlingame this weekend. Burlingame on the Avenue comes alive with music to suit most tastes not to mention
Take Caltrain to 49ers’ Preseason Games at Levi’s® Stadium

  As the Forty Niners’ faithful fans prepare for the start of the 2017 season, Caltrain remains the fans’ choice for traveling to Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium. Kickoff for the
Construction, Installation and Maintenance: August 12 to August 18, 2017

 NOTICE Construction, Installation and Maintenance: August 12 to August 18, 2017   Please note, information reported below is subject to change without notice. If you are a member of the
Take Caltrain to the 10th Annual Outside Lands Festival

In the history of San Francisco’s annual events, Outside Lands Festival ranks as one of the greatest to hit the city. Set in historical Golden Gate Park , this festival has
Caltrain Seeks Input on Bike Storage for New Electric Trains

As Caltrain continues design of its new high-performance electric train sets, the rail agency would like to hear from the public again about bike car storage. Over the last few
Caltrain Awards Contract for South San Francisco Station Improvement Project

The Caltrain Board of Directors approved award of a 32.1 million contract to Oakland-based Proven Management Inc. for the South San Francisco Station Improvement Project at its August meeting. Construction
Caltrain Approves Fare and Parking Fee Changes

Caltrain’s Board of Directors approved changes to the rail agency’s fares and parking fees during its August Board meeting. The changes were approved to provide revenue that will reduce the
Poll Shows Riders Preference on Seats for New Electric Trains

In a recent survey, Caltrain asked riders for their opinion about what color seats they would like to see inside of the new high-performance electric trains as part of the
Construction, Installation and Maintenance: July 29 to August 4, 2017

 NOTICE Construction, Installation and Maintenance: July 29 to August 4, 2017   Please note, information reported below is subject to change without notice. If you are a member of the
Special Caltrain Service for the 2017 Gilroy Garlic Festival

This weekend is the 2017 Gilroy Garlic Festival , running July 28 -30 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Caltrain will be having Special trains chartered by the Gilroy Garlic
Caltrain Delivers Soccer Fans to Gold Cup Final

  Levi’s Stadium will host the U.S. and Jamaica for the 2017 Gold Cup Final at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 26, and Caltrain will be on-hand to get devoted
Construction, Installation and Maintenance: July 22 to July 28, 2017

 NOTICE Construction, Installation and Maintenance: July 22 to July 28, 2017   Please note, information reported below is subject to change without notice. If you are a member of the
Caltrain Hosts Groundbreaking for Electrification Project

Today, Governor Jerry Brown joined Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, Congresswoman Jackie Speier and a number of state and local elected officials, business leaders, transportation advocates and environmentalists at
Caltrain Seeks Public Input on New High-Performance Electric Trains Seats

It is time to choose your seat. Caltrain is seeking public input on the look for the seats for the new electric trains called Electric Multiple Units (EMUs). Caltrain will
San Carlos Caltrain Station Parking Lot Closes for Construction

  The parking lot on the north side of the San Carlos Caltrain Station will be permanently closed as of Tuesday, July 18, at 2 a.m. Caltrain riders are encouraged
Take Transit this Weekend to the Menlo Summerfest

There is nothing more fun than strolling through tree-lined streets on a beautiful summer day in Menlo Park while enjoying the Menlo Summerfest on Santa Cruz Avenue, in downtown Menlo
Reduced Weekend Service Changes Effective this Weekend

  Effective Saturday, July 15, a new timetable will reduce weekend service to accommodate construction activities related to the Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project (PCEP) , a key component of the Caltrain
Caltrain to Hold Community Meeting on Caltrain Electrification Project

  Caltrain will host a community meeting next week to discuss upcoming construction activities in South San Francisco and San Bruno related to the Caltrain Electrification Project . Upcoming work includes utility