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Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill, now with a sub-name of Contra Costa Center and the station receiving new inverse black text on white signs is an elevated BART station with two side platforms for the two track Pittsburg/Bay Point Line and opened on May 21, 1973. These two side platforms have concrete walls with brown framing for individual canopies only in the middle of the platforms. From here fare control is directly beneath the platforms. Just west of the platform along Sunne Lane is a modern 3,111 space 7 level parking garage that charges $1 for parking and opened on June 30, 2008. This parking garage replaced surface lots to allow the building of the Contra Costa Center Transit Oriented Development around the rest of the station. This development is slowly coming together but plenty of original BART parking lots still sit fenced off an abandoned around the station. The development has also modernized the station, in addition to the new signage, the lights in the lampposts towards the ends of the platforms are new with LED lights. Outside the station BART logos dot the sides of the station and the concrete just looks cleaner. Clocks now dot the sides of the elevator shafts.
Photos 1-14: 20 March, 2008, 15-24: 16 March, 2010, 25-63: 15 June, 2013

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A platform sign
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Sign to take bus to BART in the fare control area above the elevator for the Millbrae platform, its clearly old because it says to call County Connection, and doesn't have its email address
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The fare gates, orange signs beyond because the station's parking garage is under construction
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Walking back up to the platform, the Add Fare Machines are visible
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Looking down the fare gates from a staircase
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ADA sign for Platform 2 To SF Airport/Millbrae
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A nighttime view of platform 2 and the countdown clock for SF Airport in 6 minutes
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Getting off a SF/SFO Airport train in front of the station's parking garage
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A SFO Airport-bound train leaves
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The fare gates
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No platform renovations have occurred yet
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