January 26, 2010

A $171 Million Federal Boost For San Francisco's New Transbay Center

"Federal authorities approved a $171 million loan for a new transit center in San Francisco....The U.S. Department of Transportation said Tuesday its loan for construction of the Transbay Transit Center will pay for ramps to the Bay Bridge, a bus storage facility and the design of an underground transit facility."

S.F.’s Transbay center gets $171M loan [San Francisco Business Times]
Scoop: Transbay Interactive Map (And New Transit Center Website) [SocketSite]

First Published: January 26, 2010 4:00 PM

Comments from "Plugged In" Readers

perfect timing.

now watch for the ballot measure next election that will seek pass a new "no shadows over open spaces" law that will in effect make every new tower in the Transbay District un-buildable.

And thus remove all the funding from same towers from the Transbay Plan = no financeable plan = no new transit center.

Posted by: Louis at January 26, 2010 7:05 PM

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