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West Oakland - Bay Area Rapid Transit - Oakland, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 48.295 W 122° 17.725
10S E 562024 N 4184404
Quick Description: The West Oakland BART station in Oakland, CA.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 1/24/2011 5:04:08 PM
Waymark Code: WMAKC5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member superstein
Views: 4

Long Description:
"West Oakland is a Bay Area Rapid Transit station located in the neighborhood of West Oakland in Oakland. It has two elevated side platforms, and is located near the eastern end of the Transbay Tube. This is the last stop before entering the Transbay Tube into San Francisco, and all trains except those of the Richmond - Fremont line pass through this station. In late 2005 a parking program was implemented in which parking commuters at this station would have to pay $5 per day. This was implemented to raise revenues for BART, to bring parking costs at the station in line with parking at other local garages, and to ensure that parking at the stations was going to be used for BART patrons only, parking spaces would have had to be 'validated' inside the BART paid area.

The station was originally named Oakland West." (visit link)
Is there other puplic transportation in the area?: Yes

What level is the station?: Above street level

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