Management & Operations

METRO Briefs

Posted on April 12, 2007

Head of BART to resign
SAN FRANCISCO — Thomas Margro, general manager for the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) District, announced that his last day with the agency will be June 29, after nearly 11 years on the job. For the full story, click here. Illinois plan caters to ‘suburban majority’
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — With the state legislature trying to create a new transportation funding bill, a bipartisan Suburban Transportation Commission has been formed to assure that suburban transit needs are adequately addressed in future funding formulas. For the full story, click here. Rail Runner Express averaging 2,000 riders per day
SANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico’s Rail Runner Express service is averaging about 2,000 riders a day, with officials believing that rising gas prices and summer tourists will help increase ridership even more. For the full story, click here.

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Calif.'s SolTrans taps Kranda as executive director

Beth Kranda, who succeeds Mona Babauta, currently serves as Deputy Director of Transit, the City of Santa Rosa’s senior transit position.

City of New York makes recommendations for MTA subway plan

The plan from Mayor Bill de Blasio and his team comes ahead of the release of the MTA's so-called "subway turnaround plan" next week.

Rock Region METRO's Varner announces departure from agency

He will be stepping down to take a regional leadership role within First Transit, an international transit operations, management and consulting firm.

JTA's Ford wins prestigious COMTO award

The Thomas G. Neusom Founders Award is the highest honor bestowed by COMTO. Ford accepted the award at the 46th National Meeting and Training Conference in Detroit.

NJ Transit weighing disciplinary actions for no-show train engineers

It's unclear how many of the cancellations stemmed from engineers exercising a contract provision that allows them to take two days to report for work when schedule changes are made.

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