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BART Carpoolers Get Guaranteed Parking

Park and Ride lots in the East Bay guarantee parking availability for carpooling commuters
November 5, 2017, 11am PST | snewberg | @JoeUrbanist
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Mike Linksvayer

Last month a program was expanded to the Concord and Pleasant Hill-Contra Costa BART stations to guarantee parking for commuters who carpool. The program already exists at three other BART stations, including Millbrae, San Bruno and Dublin/Pleasanton.

The parking program is a partnership between BART, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, and Scoop Technologies. Drivers download the Scoop app, enter their license plate number, and display a placard on their dashboard, allowing them to park in the permit parking area of participating stations. 

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Published on Friday, October 20, 2017 in The Mercury News
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