A multi-billion-dollar ‘mega measure’ to fix Bay Area traffic for good heading your way

By Erin Baldassar : mercurynews – excerpt Imagine a Bay Area with highways that flow instead of grind to a halt. With trains that ring the bay, some running 24 hours a day. With ferries that stop at more than a handful of terminals and autonomous buses cruising in their own lanes, blasting past cars … More A multi-billion-dollar ‘mega measure’ to fix Bay Area traffic for good heading your way

Tech heavyweights Benioff, Mayer and Stoppelman enter state’s housing battle

By Roland Li : bizjournals – excerpt Tech titans are gathering to support Gov. Jerry Brown’s “as of right” proposal to reduce approvals needed for new projects that include affordable housing, even as some local elected officials have opposed the bill. Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff, Yahoo Inc. CEO Marissa Mayer and former Disney CEO Michael … More Tech heavyweights Benioff, Mayer and Stoppelman enter state’s housing battle