San Francisco

An Expressly Great Use of Buses

12:30 p.m. | Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Is it possible to convert parts of our highway system into a transit network? What would that entail? In many places around the world, the implementation of express buses creates a cost-effective and efficient way to move people across a region. Come hear why this mode is not commonly used in the Bay Area and what we can learn from the cities that utilize express buses to efficiently serve their transit riders.

+ Linda Morris / AC Transit
+ Millie Tolleson / SamTrans
+ Chris Lepe / TransForm
+ Andrew Heidel / San Francisco County Transportation Authority


SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726


free for SPUR members
$10 for non-members

Pre-registration is not required for this event.

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