Muni Bus Services Shut Down Due to World Series Celebration Crowds
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Muni Bus Services Shut Down Due to World Series Celebration Crowds

All bus service has been suspended in San Francisco this evening due to safety concerns caused by riotous World Series celebrations throughout the city, according…

Muni Implements Changes to Multiple Bus Lines
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Muni Implements Changes to Multiple Bus Lines

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency announced today that it has implemented a number of changes to bus service in San Francisco. The most significant…

Bay Area Roads Consistently Mediocre for Nearly a Decade
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Bay Area Roads Consistently Mediocre for Nearly a Decade

Bay Area roads have been consistently mediocre for nearly a decade, according to data released today by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. In a survey that…

BART Station Improvements Planned for Embarcadero, Montgomery
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BART Station Improvements Planned for Embarcadero, Montgomery

BART is seeking the public’s input for improvements at the Embarcadero and Montgomery stations and will be holding two in-station events on Tuesday and Thursday,…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: World Series, Fiesta On The Hill, Central Subway Construction
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: World Series, Fiesta On The Hill, Central Subway Construction

Athletic Association Event From Friday through Sunday: The San Francisco Gaelic Athletic Association event will take place at San Francisco Gaelic Fields on Treasure Island….

Hearing Held to Discuss Financial Burden of Towed Stolen Vehicles on Victims
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Hearing Held to Discuss Financial Burden of Towed Stolen Vehicles on Victims

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener held a hearing today to discuss current fees and policies that require victims of auto thefts to pay a hefty…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Noe Valley Fest, Nike Women’s Marathon, Mission Sunday Streets
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Noe Valley Fest, Nike Women’s Marathon, Mission Sunday Streets

Dreamforce Convention On Thursday: The Dreamforce convention at the Moscone Center will conclude, however, street closures will continue as listed below: Until 3 p.m., this…

Tentative Agreement Reached Between Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District and Thirteen Labor Unions
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Tentative Agreement Reached Between Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District and Thirteen Labor Unions

Thirteen labor unions and the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District reached a tentative contract agreement this afternoon, avoiding a strike Friday that would…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Columbus Day Parking, Fleet Week, Salesforce Convention, Many Street Fairs
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Columbus Day Parking, Fleet Week, Salesforce Convention, Many Street Fairs

Columbus Day Holiday Muni Service and Parking Enforcement On Monday: Columbus Day holiday, Muni service will operate on a Sunday schedule. Parking meters and seven…

Golden Gate Bridge Workers to Hold One Day Strike Next Friday
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Golden Gate Bridge Workers to Hold One Day Strike Next Friday

A group of Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District workers comprised of mechanics, servicers and dispatchers announced plans this afternoon to go on a…

BART, AC Transit Directors Approve Late Night Hours
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BART, AC Transit Directors Approve Late Night Hours

Expanded late night transbay bus service could begin as early as December after BART and Alameda-Contra Costa Transit directors voted to approve the service. BART…

Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign Launched on Muni Today
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Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign Launched on Muni Today

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon honored Domestic Violence Awareness Month today by announcing a new awareness campaign on Muni and by urging professional sports…

City to Upgrade Twelve Buses Thanks to Federal Grant
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City to Upgrade Twelve Buses Thanks to Federal Grant

San Francisco will add 12 new buses to its transportation fleet by next spring, thanks to a $9 million grant from the federal government. The…

Four People Injured in Two Separate Muni Collisions
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Four People Injured in Two Separate Muni Collisions

A total of four people were injured in two separate collisions involving San Francisco Municipal Railway vehicles that was reported within minutes of each other…

BART to Triple Bike Parking at Civic Center Station
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BART to Triple Bike Parking at Civic Center Station

The Civic Center BART station in San Francisco will see its bike parking more than triple next year after the BART board of directors allocated…

SF DA Expresses Concerns Over Safety of Carpooling Apps
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SF DA Expresses Concerns Over Safety of Carpooling Apps

The San Francisco District Attorney’s Office has sent letters to transportation network companies Lyft, Uber and Sidecar threatening legal action, officials said today. Among other…

One-Day Ferry Strike Set for Friday, No Ferry Service Between Larkspur, Ferry Building, Sausalito
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One-Day Ferry Strike Set for Friday, No Ferry Service Between Larkspur, Ferry Building, Sausalito

Riders planning to take ferries operated by the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District between Marin County and San Francisco on Friday will have…

Tax Dispute Could Threaten Transbay Terminal Project
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Tax Dispute Could Threaten Transbay Terminal Project

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on Tuesday to levy a tax on developers who are now threatening a lawsuit over a project…

Morning Commute Smooth on First Day of Folsom St Off-Ramp Closure
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Morning Commute Smooth on First Day of Folsom St Off-Ramp Closure

The morning commute into San Francisco has gone smoothly so far today following the overnight closure of a major off-ramp from the Bay Bridge into…

BART Resumes Normal Service After Morning Of Delays

BART service between Concord and Pittsburg/Bay Point is running on time this morning following delays caused by an equipment problem on the tracks, officials said….

SF Hangs Out In The Streets For Park(ing) Day
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SF Hangs Out In The Streets For Park(ing) Day

Metered parking spaces around San Francisco, and in cities around the world, were temporarily transformed into public parks and art installations today in observance of…

Two Injured When Muni Bus Collides With Pedestrian
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Two Injured When Muni Bus Collides With Pedestrian

The F-Market line is resuming regular service in both directions after a collision at Market and 7th streets involving a pedestrian and a 71 Haight/Noriega…

Mayor Signs $648 Million Contract For New Muni Metro Vehicles
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Mayor Signs $648 Million Contract For New Muni Metro Vehicles

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee signed a contract today that will begin the manufacturing of a new fleet of Muni light rail vehicles, with the…

Driver Who Slammed Into Comstock Saloon Arrested On Outstanding Drug Warrant
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Driver Who Slammed Into Comstock Saloon Arrested On Outstanding Drug Warrant

A man who crashed a vehicle into a bar in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood this afternoon was arrested on an outstanding $250,000 warrant from…

Traffic Snarled After Tour Bus Dumps Fuel In Union Square
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Traffic Snarled After Tour Bus Dumps Fuel In Union Square

Hazardous materials crews are mopping up fuel spilled from a tour bus in San Francisco’s Union Square this afternoon, fire officials said. The fuel spill…

Woman Taken To Hospital After Muni Metro Train Strikes Her At Van Ness Station
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Woman Taken To Hospital After Muni Metro Train Strikes Her At Van Ness Station

1:41 PM: San Francisco Municipal Railway’s Muni Metro service has resumed this afternoon after a woman jumped in front of a train in an apparent…

F-Market Involved in Crash with Another Vehicle
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F-Market Involved in Crash with Another Vehicle

A San Francisco Municipal Railway historic streetcar was involved in a collision with another vehicle on Market Street this afternoon, a Muni spokesman said. The…

Two Hospitalized After Driver Strikes Bike And Muni Bus
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Two Hospitalized After Driver Strikes Bike And Muni Bus

A bicyclist and minivan driver were hospitalized after a collision that also involved a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus in the city’s Richmond District this…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Autumn Moon Festival, Giant Race, Haight Street Fair
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Autumn Moon Festival, Giant Race, Haight Street Fair

Chinatown Autumn Moon Festival On Saturday and Sunday, the annual Chinatown Autumn Moon Festival will take place between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. each day….

Northbound Deer “Created Their Own Traffic Break” On Golden Gate Bridge Friday
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Northbound Deer “Created Their Own Traffic Break” On Golden Gate Bridge Friday

Important situation with the deer: pic.twitter.com/BdFvTrr8RC — Alex Bowles (@alexqgb) September 6, 2014 Two northbound deer briefly stopped traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge tonight…

Muni Fare Increases Go Into Effect Today
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Muni Fare Increases Go Into Effect Today

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is reminding customers about the increase going into effect today for the adult daily cash fare to ride Muni….

Arrests Mount As BART Enforces No-Sit Policy
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Arrests Mount As BART Enforces No-Sit Policy

Homeless advocates are criticizing efforts by BART police officers to enforce a no-sit policy implemented in two San Francisco BART stations since mid July as…

Muni Fares Shoot Up Monday
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Muni Fares Shoot Up Monday

The cost to commute in San Francisco is about to go up this Labor Day. Daily fares for riding the San Francisco Municipal Railway will…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Labor Day Parking Enforcement, Giants Games, Critical Mass
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Labor Day Parking Enforcement, Giants Games, Critical Mass

Labor Day Holiday Muni Service and Parking Enforcement On Monday, Labor Day holiday, Muni service will operate on a Sunday schedule. Parking meters and seven…

Northbound I-280 Closes Over Labor Day Weekend For Seismic Retrofit Project
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Northbound I-280 Closes Over Labor Day Weekend For Seismic Retrofit Project

Northbound Interstate Highway 280 in San Francisco will be closed over the Labor Day weekend as replacement hinges are installed along the highway to strengthen…

Pedestrian Struck and Killed By 38-Geary Bus
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Pedestrian Struck and Killed By 38-Geary Bus

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus on Geary Boulevard early this morning, a police spokesman said. The collision was…

CHP Reports Significant Road Damage As A Result Of Napa Quake
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CHP Reports Significant Road Damage As A Result Of Napa Quake

The California Highway Patrol is reporting earthquake-related damage in four places this morning: • state Highway 121 at state Highway 29 • state Highway 121…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: 20th Street Block Party, Mission Sunday Streets, Market Street Closures
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: 20th Street Block Party, Mission Sunday Streets, Market Street Closures

20th Street Block Party On Saturday, Noise Pop will present the 20th Street Block Party from noon to 6 p.m. For more details, please visit…

Have You Seen This Car? Its Driver Struck And Killed A 2 Year Old Friday Night
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Have You Seen This Car? Its Driver Struck And Killed A 2 Year Old Friday Night

A two year old girl was struck and killed by a vehicle in a hit and run in San Francisco Friday night, according to a…

FedEx Driver And Bicyclist With Woman Riding On Handlebars Collide On Market Street
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FedEx Driver And Bicyclist With Woman Riding On Handlebars Collide On Market Street

A bicyclist was injured this morning when he crashed into the back of a FedEx truck in San Francisco’s Financial District, police said. Emergency responders…