Recent Cable Car Operator Injuries Prompt Crackdown on Illegal Passing

Recent Cable Car Operator Injuries Prompt Crackdown on Illegal Passing

After two San Francisco cable car operators were seriously injured recently by motorists who illegally passed stopped cable cars, San Francisco police will be cracking…

Motorcyclist Who Allegedly Critically Injured Cable Car Operator Charged with Two Felonies

Motorcyclist Who Allegedly Critically Injured Cable Car Operator Charged with Two Felonies

A motorcyclist who allegedly hit and critically injured a cable car operator while riding drunk in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood Thursday night has been…

Cable Car Conductor Struck by Minivan Suffers Serious Injuries

Cable Car Conductor Struck by Minivan Suffers Serious Injuries

A San Francisco cable car conductor was seriously injured when a minivan struck him in the city’s Nob Hill neighborhood on Monday, police and Municipal…

Cable Car Service Resumes After Overnight Repairs

Cable Car Service Resumes After Overnight Repairs

11:33 AM, 3/11: Overnight repairs enabled San Francisco Municipal Railway cable cars to get back up and running along Powell Street today, a Muni spokesman…

Powell Cable Car Returns To Service

9:56 AM: San Francisco Municipal Railway’s Powell cable car line is up and running after service was interrupted earlier this morning, according to a Muni…

Cable Car Crash Leaves One Injured

Cable Car Crash Leaves One Injured

One person was injured when a cable car ran into a car that entered its path on San Francisco’s steep California Street this morning, a…

Damaged Cable Disrupts Cable Car Service

San Francisco Municipal Railway cable car service has been disrupted this afternoon because of a damaged cable, a Muni spokesman said. The problem was reported…

Downed Tree Blocks Powell/Hyde Cable Car

A downed tree is blocking the Powell/Hyde Cable Car in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood this morning, according to Muni officials. The downed tree, located…

Mechanical Issues Plague Powell Cable Car Line

The Powell Street cable car line is down in San Francisco this morning, a San Francisco Municipal Railway spokesman said. Cable cars stopped operating on…

Champ Reclaims Title At Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest

Champ Reclaims Title At Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest

The defending champion bell-ringer reclaimed his title as the best at the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s 50th annual cable car bell-ringing contest this afternoon….

Live Wire Closes Hyde Street

Part of San Francisco’s Hyde Street is closed this afternoon because of a downed power line, a San Francisco Municipal Railway spokesman said. Business owners…

Cable Cars: San Francisco's Picturesque Lawsuit Machines

Cable Cars: San Francisco's Picturesque Lawsuit Machines

Cable cars! Many of us only ride them when we have out-of-town guests, but most of us agree that they’re full of character, right? But…