Visit the San Bernardino History and Railroad Museum with So.CA.TA

  • Saturday January 11th we will undertake a trip that will have several purposes: explore bus and rail services for San Bernardino and environs, visit the San Bernardino History and Railroad Museum ( at the historic Santa Fe Depot plus have lunch at Molly’s, a 50s style café ( The two departure options from Union Station on the San Bernardino Metrolink route ( are 9 a.m. and 10:35 a.m. The earlier group will do some bus riding after deboarding while the latter will ride straight to the Depot. After meeting up circa 12:20 p.m. there will be a museum tour followed by a short bus trip to have lunch than there will be an option to do further riding on Omnitrans ( before returning on Metrolink. Those who wish to come back earlier can take trains departing at 3:35 p.m. and 4:55 p.m. Metrolink weekend day passes are $10. An Omnitrans day pass is $4 ($1.85 for senior/disabled). We will meet up at the fish tank in the east portal building at Union Station.


The Week in Livable Streets Events

We’re back! And just in time, as there is all sorts of big stuff happening this week. Monday – There’s a rally down at Cal State Long Beach calling on Governor Brown and state regulators to out-and-out ban fracking. details on the event and how to sign a petition for the 99% of us that […]

Ride the New sbX BRT with So.CA.TA. Tomorrow

Tomorrow, Friday May 2nd, Southern California Transit Advocates (SoCATA) is touring of Omnitrans’ sbX Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) express service. Omnitrans sbX started operating Monday. Our hope is by highlighting its key attribute, dedicated stations along an exclusive bus lane, that sbX will inspire aspirations in Los Angeles County as Metro studies corridors for a proposed BRT […]

Union Station a Hub of Activity Tomorrow…

Saturday May 8th Union Station and environs will be a whirl of transportation activism and fun activities. At 10 a.m. the Metro Special Board meeting in the Metro Board Room on the upcoming fare change will be held. It should be an interesting spectacle if nothing else as I noted in my previous commentary. Then […]

California High Speed Rail Technical Working Group No. 2

Location:  SCAG Main Office Email: Contact Name:  Matthew Gleason Phone:  (213) 236-1832 For Further Information: Meeting of the California High Speed Rail (Los Angeles to San Diego via the Inland Empire Section): Technical Working Group No. 2 Monday, February 9, 2009 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. SCAG Main Office San Bernardino A&B