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News - October 5, 2018

Brown signs BART housing bill

Tri-Valley leaders express disappointment; BART hopes to build 20,000 units by 2040

by Erika Alvero

Joining the flurry of bills addressed by the governor in his last legislative actions on the job, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill on Sunday evening allowing BART to build housing on or near its stations -- a measure that garnered vehement push-back from some Tri-Valley and East Bay leaders.

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