It would supersede the once dreamed of Dumbarton Rail Connection, but that is no great loss, as this was an absurdly expensive heavy-rail-across-the-Bay project that realistically will never get built.
Whether or not light rail is the answer, it remains the case that the Dumbarton line is begging to be developed. Even a bike path along that corridor could substantially mitigate the impact of Facebook's otherwise welcome move.
Bill Kelly, Peak Lane, Portola Valley
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