BART funding The project willallow BART to operate up to 30 trains per hour through the TransbayTube.

SAN FRANCISCO—The Transbay Corridor Core Capacity project mayreceive a fiscal year 2018 funding allocation of $300 millionthrough the US Department of Transportation's Federal TransitAdministration Capital Investment Grants/CIG program. Upon finalFTA approval of a construction grant agreement, the project willreceive the funding as an initial payment on the total CIGcommitment.

The project will improve capacity on the existing BART systembetween Oakland and downtown San Francisco. It will allow BART tooperate up to 30 trains per hour through the Transbay Tube, helpingto alleviate crowding and accommodate growing ridership.

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Lisa Brown

Lisa Brown is an editor for the south and west regions of She has 25-plus years of real estate experience, with a regional PR role at Grubb & Ellis and a national communications position at MMI. Brown also spent 10 years as executive director at NAIOP San Francisco Bay Area chapter, where she led the organization to achieving its first national award honors and recognition on Capitol Hill. She has written extensively on commercial real estate topics and edited numerous pieces on the subject.