Beyond the Headlines

Show topic: Transit and Traffic
November 18, 2010 5:43:41 PM PST
ABC7's Emmy award-winning public affairs show, "Beyond the Headlines," provides in-depth coverage of the topics and issues facing the people of the Bay Area. Throughout the year, "Beyond the Headlines" airs half-hour specials on issues, ranging from Bay Area housing to same-sex marriage.

BEYOND THE HEADLINES
November 14, 2010
Transit and Traffic
Hosted by ABC7's Cheryl Jennings

Today we are going to talk about current and future transportation issues that are affecting the Bay Area from the Bay Bridge to the Caldecott tunnel, high- speed trains, and neighborhood busses. We will hear about the benefits, and potential obstacles that will impact all of us.

Studio Guests

Bart Ney
Cal-Trans Spokesperson
http://www.dot.ca.gov/

Jerry Hill
State Assemblyman representing the 19th District
http://democrats.assembly.ca.gov/members/a19/

Rod Diridon
Member of the Board of Directors, California High Speed Rail Authority
http://www.cahighspeedrail.ca.gov/

John Goodwin
Metropolitan Transportation Commission
http://www.mtc.ca.gov/

Heather Ishimaru
Transportation Reporter, ABC 7
www.abc7news.com

Additional Resources:

www.baybridgeinfo.org

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