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Behind Closed Doors, BART Closes, Reopens Bids on Contested Project

October 12, 2012 | 10:58 am

Behind Closed Doors, BART Closes, Reopens Bids on Contested Project

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By Zusha Elinson, The Bay Citizen BART has quietly reopened the bidding to develop valuable real estate near the Millbrae BART station, leading to calls for a public hearing on negotiations that have been shrouded in secrecy and marred by accusations of favoritism. Last May, the BART board voted to enter into exclusive negotiations with […]

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Despite Regulations, BART Director Received $7,000 From Contractor

August 26, 2011 | 8:37 am

Despite Regulations, BART Director Received $7,000 From Contractor

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from California Watch BART Director James Fang accepted $7,000 in campaign contributions this year from a contractor with business pending before the transit agency, in apparent violation of BART’s conflict of interest regulations. Fang, who isn’t up for re-election until 2014, voted this month to give the company an engineering award worth up to $20 […]

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