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12/16 smart report

Did anyone notice in this months report the status of the Larkspur extension?  I receive a copy each month and don't always read but this m…

Started by Richard C. Brand

0 Dec 11, 2016

North Bay housing costs have SMART scrambling for engineers Smart will only hire experienced…

Started by Jordan

12 Oct 27, 2016
Reply by Jordan


I understand that the board announced yesterday that the revised passenger carrying start date is now spring of 2017.   What's the odds on…

Started by Richard C. Brand

0 Oct 20, 2016

SMART awarded $3M

According to the San Rafael Patch, the FRA has awarded SMART $3M for PTC and crossing guards.  According to the Patch US Rep Jared Huffman…

Started by Richard C. Brand

0 Aug 13, 2016

SMART is not - Again

This article in the PD tells a story:  How does this save rid…

Started by Richard C. Brand

17 May 10, 2016
Reply by Bob Cleek

Funding Larkspur SMART extension

The new Congressional budget agreement is rumored to include funding for infrastructure improvements which could include funding to Larkspu…

Started by Richard C. Brand

1 Oct 28, 2015
Reply by Chad Glover

New Haystack Landing Bridge

Looks like prep work for the new bridge has begun.  Foliage on the access road has been removed.   Grading has occurred on the access road…

Started by Dan Keller

3 Aug 21, 2014
Reply by James Bradley, Jr.

SMART RoW Progress

Anybody see anything happening with the RoW work south of Hamilton fld?  They have a ways to go to get to San Rafael.

Started by Richard C. Brand

16 Jul 3, 2014
Reply by Richard C. Brand

How Quick we forget

I really think it's great that SMART is getting this money to complete the segment to Larkspur. I have also noted in newspaper stories that…

Started by Alan D Nelson

6 Oct 4, 2013
Reply by Andrew F. Laverdiere

"SMART to buy more rail cars, increase schedule"

Another Steve Atnip find (thanks, Steve!): By BOB NORBERG THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 5:46 p.m. Sonoma-…

Started by Mark Drury

8 Dec 22, 2012
Reply by Lawrence LaBranche


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