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Archive for February, 2011

AC Transit Board to shop for new buses and new general manager

The AC Transit Board tonight will consider adopting procurement criteria for 143 new buses it plans to buy, beginning the process to  recruit general manager candidates, and taking measures to improve on-time performance of buses on the busy 1R route. The meeting starts at 5 p.m. at AC Transit headquarters, 1600 Franklin St. Oakland. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on Wednesday, February 9th, 2011
Under: AC Transit, Buses | No Comments »

Namesake for I-680 segment is gone, but not forgotten

Donald Doyle, the former state assemblyman whom Interstate 680 between Walnut Creek  and Dublin is named after, died Jan 31. If you look closely as you drive along I-680, you can see signs along the freeway marked, “The Donald D. Doyle Highway.” Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on Monday, February 7th, 2011
Under: Freeways | No Comments »