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Diesel trains like these pictured will soon be replaced with more efficient electric trains for the benefit of riders and the Bay Area community.

Caltrain launches new public education campaign

March 5, 2018

Have you ever wondered how many people ride Caltrain each day? On Feb. 19, Caltrain launched their new "Did You Know?" public education program. This program was designed to educate...

The Caltrain Business Plan was prompted by Caltrain's modernization project which aimed to electrify the trains.

Caltrain Business Plan steams through with support

February 5, 2018

On Feb. 1, the Joint Powers Board, which owns and operates the Caltrain rail system, approved the proposed Caltrain Business Plan. According to Caltrain, the approved plan will allow ...

The iconic red-striped and boxy shape of the Caltrains will remain the same until the Caltrain Electrification project receives the $617 million it needs.

Caltrain electrification funding powers out

February 21, 2017

Modernized trains, increased efficiency, and shorter travel times are the prospects of Caltrain's electrification project in March 2017. According to Caltrain, this project...

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