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News, Sucka Free City Infested BART: Inspection Reports Reveal Serious Pest Problems

Infested BART: Inspection Reports Reveal Serious Pest Problems

Trying to keep BART stations clean is akin to bailing out the Titanic with a shot glass. For starters, you've got folks using elevators and escalators as their own personal toilets. Then there are the rats and the pigeons, skittering…
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News, Sucka Free City Surprise: BART Elevators Are Filthy and Poorly Serviced

Surprise: BART Elevators Are Filthy and Poorly Serviced

Every night when Juma Muhammad comes home, his wife scrubs his wheelchair's wheels with bleach before he rolls through the door. It keeps him from tracking human waste across the floors where his 16-month-old son plays, but it doesn't protect…
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News, The Snitch 24th Street BART Closes After Woman Stabs Man

24th Street BART Closes After Woman Stabs Man

An unidentified woman is in police custody this morning after allegedly stabbing a man inside the city's 24th Street BART station, forcing the station to close. Details are sketchy, but BART officials say that police were called to the station…
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News, The Snitch Major BART Delays into San Francisco

Major BART Delays into San Francisco

BART officials are warning that this morning's commute will be a total nightmare. Equipment issues caused a brief power outage that has drastically slowed trains into San Francisco.BART spokesman Jim Allison told reporters to expect delays up to 30 minutes…
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News, The Snitch BART Protest Planned Tonight, But Don't Expect a Free Ride Home

BART Protest Planned Tonight, But Don't Expect a Free Ride Home

BART protesters are prepping for another night of commuter grief, with plans to block the fare gates at the Powell Street station starting at 4:30 p.m.The goal is to get the transit agency to open the swing gates, which means…
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News, The Snitch Anonymous Claims Linton Johnson NSFW Pics Were Publicly Available on His Website

Anonymous Claims Linton Johnson NSFW Pics Were Publicly Available on His Website

Anonymous -- the group responsible for circulating revealing photos allegedly of BART Spokesman Linton Johnson -- told SF Weekly that it did not hack into any websites to lift the photos. Instead, Anonymous claims the photos were publicly available on…
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News, The Snitch BART Website Hacked, Protest Planned for Evening Commute

BART Website Hacked, Protest Planned for Evening Commute

The notorious hacker group, Anonymous, breached BART's website yesterday, releasing personal information of thousands of Bay Area commuters. On top of that, the group is now warning that it will disrupt transit service tonight during the evening commute.So yeah, find…
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News, The Snitch Suicide Halts BART Trains

Suicide Halts BART Trains

The evening commute will be sad and slow. A woman apparently committed suicide this afternoon at the Ashby BART station in Berkeley, bringing trains to a screeching halt. Jim Allison, spokesman for BART, told SF Weekly that the northbound train…
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News, The Snitch BART: Trains Back on Track After Power Outage, No Delays Expected

BART: Trains Back on Track After Power Outage, No Delays Expected

All 57 BART trains were running on time as of 4 p.m. after a power outage shutdown stations in Berkeley. At about 11:15 a.m., a substation in Berkeley lost power when a truck hit a pole and knocked the power…
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News, The Snitch Power Outage Left BART Trains in Rail Yard

Power Outage Left BART Trains in Rail Yard

City-bound commuters left cooling their heels this morning along BART's Richmond line can thank the Bay Area's favorite company for their delays: PG&E. A PG&E power outage in Berkeley led to a series of mishaps, culminating in trains being stuck…
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News, The Snitch BART Replacing Decade-Old Seats: Class for Your Ass, At Last

BART Replacing Decade-Old Seats: Class for Your Ass, At Last

Back in June, it was reported that BART was sinking three quarters of a million dollars into cleaning its cars. Now, the miracle of transubstantiation may or may not cause any liquid spilled on a BART train to become urine.…
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