traffic.transit.jpgMemorial Holiday Muni Service and Parking Enforcement
Muni service will follow a Sunday schedule on Memorial Day, Monday.

Parking meters and seven day street sweeping will be enforced citywide on the holiday. Commuter tow away, residential parking permits and Monday-Friday daytime street sweeping will not be enforced.

In 2012 meters on Port of San Francisco property, including The Embarcadero and Fisherman’s Wharf, will be enforced seven days per week throughout the year, except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Hazards are always subject to ticketing and towing.

Critical Mass
On Friday at 6 p.m., the Critical Mass bicycle rides will begin at Justin Herman Plaza.

There will be heavy traffic in the area. Motorists are advised to allow extra travel time.

May 25 to June 4 Long Muni Rail Shutdown
Starting at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 25, and ending at 5 a.m. on Monday, June 4, the N Judah Line will be shutdown, the J Church Line will be partially shutdown and the 22 Fillmore and N Owl routes will be subject to rerouting.

This work is essential to keeping Muni in a state of good repair and will provide pedestrian and street improvements. The construction dates have been coordinated between both the Church & Duboce and Carl Street projects to minimize inconvenience to residents, businesses, and will only impact four working weekdays.

Traffic detours as well as bike detours for the Wiggle, the Steiner/Sanchez route and the connector route between the Wiggle and Market Street will also be in place.

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition will be leading commuter convoys along the N and J lines for each workday morning of the shutdown (May 29-June 1). See full bike train schedule at

Carnaval Festival
The Carnaval Festival will span two days, Saturday and Sunday, on Harrison Street from 16th Street to 23rd Street. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day.

The following closures will begin at 10 p.m., Friday and continue through 2 a.m., Monday:

– Harrison Street between 16th and 23rd streets

– 17th Street between Treat Avenue and Alabama Street

– 18th Street between Treat Avenue and Alabama Street

– 19th Street between Treat Avenue and Alabama Street

– 20th Street between Treat Avenue and Alabama Street

– Mariposa Street between Alabama and Harrison streets

– Mistral Street between Harrison Street and Treat Avenue

o Harrison Street at Mariposa Street, 17th Street, 18th Street, 19th Street, Mistral Street, 20th Street, 21st Street and 22nd Street
o Treat Avenue at 17th Street, 18th Street and 19th Street

Carnaval Parade
On Sunday the Carnaval Parade will begin at 9:30 a.m. The staging area for the parade will be on Bryant Street between 18th and Cesar Chavez streets. Assembly for the parade will begin at 5 a.m. and the parade will finish by 4 p.m.

The parade will proceed west on 24th Street from Harrison Street, north on Mission Street and east on 17th Street to the dispersal area along 17th Street, South Van Ness Avenue and 15th Street.

Cross traffic along Bryant Street where parade staging is will be allowed until 9 a.m.

Streets will be opened to traffic after the parade passes.

No public parking will be available for this event. Event and parade participants are encouraged to take public transportation.

The following Muni routes will be affected:

?? 12 Folsom
?? 14 Mission
?? 14L Mission Limited
?? 27 Bryant
?? 33 Stanyan
?? 48 Quintara-24th Street
?? 49 Van Ness/Mission
?? 67 Bernal Heights

Golden Gate Bridge 75th Anniversary Celebration and Fireworks
On Sunday the Golden Gate Bridge 75th anniversary celebration will take place. Celebration activities will start at 11 a.m. in the area from Fort Point to Pier 39. Fireworks showcasing the bridge, bay and surrounding parks will begin at 9:30 p.m. and can only be seen between the Golden Gate Bridge and Fort Mason.

The Golden Gate Bridge will be closed from approximately 9 p.m. until after the firework show ends.

Supplemental Bus Service
SFMTA will provide supplemental bus service on the following bus routes to the event area from 1 p.m. until after the event:

?? 22 Fillmore

?? 28L 19th Avenue Limited

?? 30 Stockton

?? 43 Masonic (6 to 8 p.m. only)

Special Bus Service
The 47L Van Ness Limited special bus service will be provided beginning at 1 p.m. between Civic Center and the Marina. This bus route will only serve the following stops:

?? Civic Center BART/Muni Station, Grove and Larkin streets

?? Van Ness Avenue and Geary Street

?? Van Ness Avenue and Sacramento Street

?? Fillmore Street and Bay Street

Regular Muni fares will apply.

The 47L buses will provide pre-event service from the Civic Center BART/Muni station (Grove and Larkin streets) until 8:30 p.m.; post-event service from Fillmore and Bay streets back to the Civic Center BART/Muni station will be available from approximately 9:50 p.m. until midnight.

Passengers who wish to board at Civic Center station should take the Grove Street exit from the Civic Center BART/Muni station. SFMTA staff will be on site to assist customers.

The last bus will depart Fillmore and Bay streets stop at midnight.

Event participants are encouraged to walk, bike and take public transportation to the event. Delays are expected due to heavy pedestrian activity and traffic congestion throughout the celebration and after the firework show.

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