BART Director Janice Li’s statement on BART’s commitments to the API community

Over the past weeks and months, like many of you, I have been angry and grieving over the violence against the Asian Pacific Islander (API) community — my community. I have talked with BART General Manager Bob Powers and BART Police Chief Ed Alvarez to discuss BART’s role in rejecting all racially-motivated violence, including violenceContinue reading “BART Director Janice Li’s statement on BART’s commitments to the API community”

Going 100%: Looking back on Year 1 as an elected official

Highlights: 100% attendance rate at BART board meetings Hiring a new general manager (BART) Hiring a new inspector general (BART) Creating BART’s first-ever low-income fare program (SF Examiner) Holding BART accountable to improving weekend service (SF Gate) Successfully defeating an attempt to ban busking and panhandling (SF Examiner, SF Chronicle) Expanding elevator attendants to allContinue reading “Going 100%: Looking back on Year 1 as an elected official”