A Mid-life Crisis for Regional Rail

Fifty years after BART, what's next for regional rail?

SPUR Report

Building a better rail system is critical for the Bay Area. Our top priority should be expanding capacity in the urban cores of San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose. SPUR recommends five ways to make this happen.

Adopted by the SPUR Board on October 17, 2008

Lead writer: Jake Cummings, SPUR intern

Peer reviewers: Jeff Tumlin, Chi-Hsin Shao, Anne Halsted, Peter Mezey, Gillian Gillett, Hans Korve, Stuart Cohen, Brian Stokle, Val Menotti

Mapmaker: Brian Stokle

SPUR lead staff: Dave Snyder

Other staff: Gabriel Metcalf, Egon Terplan