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City Visions: Making the case for a second transbay rail crossing

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March 7, 2016.  As Bay Area commuters push public transit to its limits and traffic in the region intensifies, is it time for the Bay Area to consider constructing a second transbay BART crossing? 

Guest host Ethan Elkind and guests consider the benefits and obstacles to undertaking this significant infrastructure project on City Visions on March 7 here on local public radio KALW, San Francisco.

Guests:

Ratna Amin - Transportation Policy Director at SPUR, a San Francisco Bay Area planning and urban research association.

Jeffrey Heller - President of Heller Manus Architects and Co-Chair of the Bay Area Council Transportation Committee.

Rebecca Saltzman - A Director on the BART Board since 2012 representing District 3, which includes parts of Alameda and Contra Costa counties.