letter to the editor

Supporting BART retrofitting

Beginning early next year, BART will start service systemwide one hour later for a vital retrofit of the Transbay Tube, which will impact thousands of our early-morning riders. The line connecting the East Bay and San Francisco, called the Transbay Tube, is BART’s most critical asset. Although it is structurally
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letter to the editor

Carol Christ, leave People’s Park open and free

It is a grave mistake to build on People’s Park. People’s Park has a rich history and, therefore, you can’t attack it without expecting backlash. You speak of your commitment to an inclusive community, diversity and history. People’s Park is currently the channel of this kind of diversity. I beg
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letter to the editor

It’s time to build on People’s Park

Let’s call People’s Park what it is — a dangerous, crime-ridden lot that offers no real benefit to students or the greater Berkeley community, beyond the select group of homeless individuals who live within its boundaries. The idea, per the Editorial Board, that People’s Park is a “historical safe haven”
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