Transportation Blogs

2017 Commute Survey Results

October 25, 2017 • Transportation

Thank you to the nearly 6000 individuals who participated in the 2017 Stanford Research Park Commute Survey. The survey revealed an impressive 5 percentage point decline in solo driving from 2016 to 2017 due to increases in carpooling, riding transit and telecommuting.

​How to ride in the rain

October 25, 2017 • Transportation

Rain is notorious for bedeviling the Bay Area commute. Freeways back up; buses get delayed, and TNCs resort to surge pricing. One way to avoid transportation woes during the rainy season is to hop on a bike. Fair-weather riders often find that biking in the rain is actually quite doable, especially with a little determination and a positive attitude (although the right bike, gear help tremendously).

Foothill Express Caltrain Shuttle

September 28, 2017 • Transportation

The Cal Ave Foothill Express shuttle provides quick connections between the California Avenue Caltrain station and work sites located between Foothill and Arastradero. Stops are conveniently located near VMware, SAP, Tesla, PARC and EPRI.

How to take your bike on Caltrain

August 28, 2017 • Transportation

Biking anywhere for the first time can be intimidating. Taking unfamiliar public transit can be equally nerve-wracking. So it’s not surprising that some commuters get stuck when considering taking their bikes on Caltrain.