Tag: South County

Issues affecting the following Santa Clara County cities and areas: South San Jose, Morgan Hill, San Martin, Gilroy.

Major VTA Service Changes On Dec. 28

Major changes to bus and light rail service in Silicon Valley will occur on Saturday, December 28. Learn how YOU will be affected by these service changes the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) will make on December 28 here.

Please let us know how YOU will be affected by these changes via our Twitter feed or our Facebook page. Alternately, send us email with your comments if you don't have access to either social media platform.  We plan on featuring them in a story to the local media on how these changes affect how you get to work, school, appointments, etc.

Eugene Bradley
Founder, Silicon Valley Transit Users

Big Biennial Budget

Inside the Santa Clara County Supervisors' chambers.

Inside the Santa Clara County Supervisors’ chambers where VTA Board Of Directors’ meetings are held.

It’s transit budget time again.  Thursday’s Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) Board Of Directors meeting will be where they vote to approve – or reject – their proposed budget for the 2020 and 2021 Fiscal Year (FY).

Details on what VTA proposes – and our own alternate to fund additional, much-needed bus increases in Santa Clara County – are below.

Here We Go Again…

More service cuts to public transit may be coming to Silicon Valley.  The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) will discuss a proposal to further reduce bus and light rail service at its first Board Of Directors’ meeting of 2019 this Thursday at 5:30pm in San Jose.

WHEN: Thursday, January 10 at 5:30pm
WHERE: Auditorium at VTA Headquarters, 3331 N. First Street, San Jose
GETTING THERE: Take VTA Light Rail to the River Oaks station.  VTA’s headquarters is on the west (airport) side of N. First Street, in the back of the Park and Ride lot.

Tips for how to be heard at any VTA Board meeting or workshop can be mastered here.

Our group has obtained details on what the VTA Board Of Directors will discuss at Thursday evening’s meeting. Details are below.