Less than 1 percent of Santa Clara County residents ride VTA light rail, and taxpayers subsidize 85 percent of the operating costs.
If Silicon Valley wants to remain the world's high-tech capital, it may need to reform itself into an urban wonderland.
The van, in particular, is drawing officials' ire.
This could be the last time you see the San Francisco — Oakland Bay Bridge not mired in godawful traffic.
Some say it's a security measure — but others think it's a matter of money.
San Francisco is once again the best city in America to flip burgers.
The percentage of accidents involving alcohol varies widely by city.
Kuala Lampur, Chicago, Toronto, San Francisco, and Hurricane Sandy make this year's list.
The city's parallel transportation network, invented by companies like Facebook, Google and Apple, could be creating unforeseen consequences.
Contemporary churches, temples and mosques that caught our attention.
What is causing these glowing orbs over the Mission District?
A new study suggests that traffic reduction should be targeted at particular communities.
Amtrak posts a record year, California approves high-speed rail, and more.
Our annual look at the extensive information now available from city governments, and the tools people are building with it.
Monday brings an awkward mix of grief and preparation.
The city of San Francisco has now mapped all of its downtown POPOS, and it's ensuring for the first time that residents really have access to them.
Metros with strong job growth, low vacancy rates and low foreclosure inventory.
The $45 million price tag will get you a huge lap pool (with cabana), an art gallery, a movie theater, and a 2,000-bottle wine cellar.
A small number of coastal cities get the bulk of the benefit.