BART to Get $17.4 Million Grant to Protect Transbay Tube Against Terrorism

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    A BART train.

    East Bay congressman Eric Swalwell (D - Dublin) has announced BART will get a $17.4 million grant from the Department of Homeland Security to protect the Transbay Tube against terrorism.

    The money will be used to secure the tube that connects the East Bay and San Francisco.

    Swalwell is a member of a Homeland Security subcommittee.