Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Critical Mass, SF Marathon, Up Your Alley, Market Street Closure

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Critical Mass, SF Marathon, Up Your Alley, Market Street Closure

Critical Mass On Friday at 6 p.m., the Critical Mass bicycle ride will begin at Justin Herman Plaza. There will be heavy traffic in the…

Muni Funding Measure Based on Population Added to November Ballot

Muni Funding Measure Based on Population Added to November Ballot

Voters will decide whether to tie funding for San Francisco Municipal Railway to the city’s population growth this November after the Board of Supervisors voted…

Muni Drivers OK Contract That Gets Them 15% Raise

Muni Drivers OK Contract That Gets Them 15% Raise

San Francisco Municipal Railway operators ratified a contract Monday in a deal brokered by former Mayor Willie Brown that gives employees a roughly 15 percent…

Commuter Shuttle Fees at Muni Stops to Increase to $3.55 Per Stop

Commuter Shuttle Fees at Muni Stops to Increase to $3.55 Per Stop

The fee for commuter shuttles used by companies such as Google to use city bus stops will be higher than initially proposed, San Francisco Municipal…

Bay Area Transit Agencies Running on Sunday Schedules For Fourth Of July

Bay Area Transit Agencies Running on Sunday Schedules For Fourth Of July

Bay Area transit agencies are advising residents and visitors that they are on Sunday schedules for the Independence Day holiday today. BART, San Francisco Municipal…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: July 4th Fireworks, Fillmore Street Jazz Fest, 280 Closure, Sunday Meters

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: July 4th Fireworks, Fillmore Street Jazz Fest, 280 Closure, Sunday Meters

Independence Day Fireworks Celebration On Friday, July 4 the annual Independence Day Fireworks Celebration will start at 2 p.m. along the waterfront near the Municipal…

Both Sides “Positive” After Muni Drivers, Management Reach Tentative Agreement

Both Sides “Positive” After Muni Drivers, Management Reach Tentative Agreement

A tentative agreement has been reached between the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and its Municipal Railway operators’ union, SFMTA officials announced today. Today is…

Heavy Traffic, Muni Reroutes Planned Around Pride Celebration And Parade Sunday

Heavy Traffic, Muni Reroutes Planned Around Pride Celebration And Parade Sunday

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is advising Muni riders of several reroutes due to today’s Pride celebration and parade. Muni officials said the 5,…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Critical Mass, Trans March, Dyke March, Pink Saturday, Pride

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Critical Mass, Trans March, Dyke March, Pink Saturday, Pride

Baseball Game Traffic Reroutes and Transportation Options Through next Thursday, July 3, the San Francisco Giants will play six home games at AT&T Park. Listed…

Weekend Traffic/Transit: Lombard Street Closes, Streetcars Change Course, Sunday Parking Meters Still Enforced

Weekend Traffic/Transit: Lombard Street Closes, Streetcars Change Course, Sunday Parking Meters Still Enforced

Lombard Street between Larkin and Leavenworth Closures A pilot project designed to increase safety and reduce congestion on the part of Lombard Street known as…

Supes, Community Members Advocate For Central Subway Extension To Fisherman’s Wharf

Supes, Community Members Advocate For Central Subway Extension To Fisherman’s Wharf

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other city officials marked a milestone in the Central Subway project this morning with the completion of tunnel boring…

Contract Talks Between Muni Drivers And Management Break Down

Contract Talks Between Muni Drivers And Management Break Down

Contract talks between the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and its Municipal Railway operators’ union have broken down with a final deadline looming at the…

Driver Who Allegedly Struck Pedestrians, Muni Bus, And Hotel Pleads Not Guilty, Is “extremely remorseful”

Driver Who Allegedly Struck Pedestrians, Muni Bus, And Hotel Pleads Not Guilty, Is “extremely remorseful”

A Hayward man who allegedly plowed into pedestrians, a hotel and a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus during a hit-and-run spree in downtown San Francisco…

Smoking Muni Metro Train Prompts West Portal Station Evacuation

Smoking Muni Metro Train Prompts West Portal Station Evacuation

UPDATE: delay at West Portal is clear. IB & OB #subwaysvc is resuming in and out of West Portal. — SFMTA (@sfmta_muni) June 13, 2014…

Four Injured When Distracted Driver Slams Into Muni Bus

Four Injured When Distracted Driver Slams Into Muni Bus

Three passengers and a bus operator on a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus were injured when a distracted driver crashed into the bus near San…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: SF Giants Games, North Beach Festival, Maya Angelou Memorial

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: SF Giants Games, North Beach Festival, Maya Angelou Memorial

Baseball Game Traffic Reroutes From Friday through Sunday, the San Francisco Giants will play three home games against Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park. Listed below…

Muni Train Strikes Pedestrian Near SF State

Muni Train Strikes Pedestrian Near SF State

11:19 AM: A 25-year-old man was struck by a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle near San Francisco State University on Monday night, police said…

Alleged Hit-And-Run Driver Nabbed After Slamming Into Muni Bus, Hotel, And Pedestrians

Alleged Hit-And-Run Driver Nabbed After Slamming Into Muni Bus, Hotel, And Pedestrians

A Hayward man was arrested early this morning after he allegedly drove his car through traffic in downtown San Francisco on Sunday night, striking two…

Muni Resumes Regular Service After Three Day Worker Sickout, SFMTA To Seek Damages From Union Over Stoppage

Muni Resumes Regular Service After Three Day Worker Sickout, SFMTA To Seek Damages From Union Over Stoppage

San Francisco Municipal Railway buses, light-rail vehicles and cable cars are resuming regular service today following a three-day worker “sickout” apparently resulting from an ongoing…

SF City Attorney: Muni Driver Sickout Is Illegal

SF City Attorney: Muni Driver Sickout Is Illegal

As a San Francisco Municipal Railway workers “sickout” continues for a third day, San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed charges today with the state’s…

Victim Of Stabbing Found On Embarcadero Muni Platform

Victim Of Stabbing Found On Embarcadero Muni Platform

A homeless man was found injured on a San Francisco Municipal Railway platform after being stabbed nearby, a police spokeswoman said. The stabbing was reported…

Muni Driver Sickout Enters Third Day

Muni Driver Sickout Enters Third Day

San Francisco Municipal Railway riders should expect delays again today as an employee “sickout” extends to a third straight day, an agency spokesman said. About…

Muni Drivers’ Union Denies Responsibility For Transit-Crippling “Sickout”

Muni Drivers’ Union Denies Responsibility For Transit-Crippling “Sickout”

The president of the union representing San Francisco Municipal Railway employees said today his office had nothing to do with the worker “sickout” that has…

SF Supe Plans Resolution To Urge End To Muni Driver Sickout

SF Supe Plans Resolution To Urge End To Muni Driver Sickout

A San Francisco supervisor said he plans to introduce a resolution at today’s Board of Supervisors meeting urging San Francisco Municipal Railway drivers to end…

Sickout Day Two: Muni Warns Commuters Of Even More Packed Buses And Delays Tuesday Morning

Sickout Day Two: Muni Warns Commuters Of Even More Packed Buses And Delays Tuesday Morning

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is warning customers of a second day of major systemwide delays on Muni today due to a “sickout” by…

Muni: Evening Commuters Should Expect Long Delays, Seek Other Modes Of Transport

Muni: Evening Commuters Should Expect Long Delays, Seek Other Modes Of Transport

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency officials are advising the public to expect continued delays during this evening’s commute after hundreds of Municipal Railway workers called…

Tourists, City Workers, SF Supe, And Regular Joes All Suffer In Morning Muni Sick-Out

Tourists, City Workers, SF Supe, And Regular Joes All Suffer In Morning Muni Sick-Out

Commuters and tourists scrambled to find ways to get around San Francisco this morning as San Francisco Municipal Railway service operated at about a third…

Two-Thirds Of Muni Vehicles Out Of Service Monday Morning

Two-Thirds Of Muni Vehicles Out Of Service Monday Morning

7:59 AM: San Francisco Municipal Railway service is running at about a third of its normal capacity this morning after a contract dispute prompted a…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Critical Mass, Escape From Alcatraz, Statuto Race

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Critical Mass, Escape From Alcatraz, Statuto Race

Critical Mass On Friday at 6 p.m., the Critical Mass bicycle ride will begin at Justin Herman Plaza. Route is unknown. There will be heavy…

Man Walking On J Church Tracks Struck By Muni Vehicle

Man Walking On J Church Tracks Struck By Muni Vehicle

A San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle struck and injured a pedestrian apparently walking on the tracks near the city’s Glen Park neighborhood Sunday night,…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Memorial Day Parking Enforcement, 280 Closure, Carnaval

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Memorial Day Parking Enforcement, 280 Closure, Carnaval

Memorial Holiday Muni Service and Parking Enforcement On Monday, Memorial Day holiday, Muni will operate on a Sunday schedule. The 76X Marin Headlands Express Muni…

Man Fights For Life After Apparently Walking Into Back Of N Judah

Man Fights For Life After Apparently Walking Into Back Of N Judah

A 29-year-old man suffered life-threatening head injuries this afternoon in the Sunset District after he apparently stepped out into the street and struck the rear…

$30,000 Pilot Program To Cut N Judah Seating In Half Launches Monday

$30,000 Pilot Program To Cut N Judah Seating In Half Launches Monday

Riders on two San Francisco Municipal Railway trains will have a chance this month and next to test out a new seat arrangement on the…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Bay To Breakers, Giants Games, Asian Heritage Festival

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Bay To Breakers, Giants Games, Asian Heritage Festival

Muni Express Service for Bay to Breakers Race The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) will provide pre- and post-race Express service on several Muni…

Supe Wants $7.3 Million To Clean Up SF’s Public Spaces

Supe Wants $7.3 Million To Clean Up SF’s Public Spaces

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener has introduced a $7.3 million budget proposal to clean up city parks and public spaces. The package proposes doubling the…

Muni Riders Appealing Mayorally-Decreed Abolition Of Sunday Parking Meter Enforcement

Muni Riders Appealing Mayorally-Decreed Abolition Of Sunday Parking Meter Enforcement

A group of public transportation users in San Francisco have appealed the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s decision to stop charging for Sunday parking meters….

Muni Driver Suing SFPD After License Plate Snafu Leads To Gunpoint Detention

Muni Driver Suing SFPD After License Plate Snafu Leads To Gunpoint Detention

A federal appeals court today reinstated a lawsuit filed against the San Francisco Police Department and a sergeant by a woman who was held at…

Upcoming Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Presidio Parkway Closure, Giants Games, Geary Painting, 280 Closure

Upcoming Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Presidio Parkway Closure, Giants Games, Geary Painting, 280 Closure

Overnight Closure for Construction of Northbound Highway 1 Connection to Highway 101 On Sunday, from 1 to 6 a.m., an overnight closure of northbound Highway…

Three Injured In Three Alarm Fire

Three Injured In Three Alarm Fire

10:14 AM: A three-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Oceanview neighborhood this morning damaged three homes and injured two residents and a firefighter, according to a…

San Francisco’s Getting Sued For Letting Tech Buses Use Muni Stops

San Francisco’s Getting Sued For Letting Tech Buses Use Muni Stops

A lawsuit filed against the city of San Francisco today seeks to block the use of commuter shuttle buses at Municipal Railway bus stops, arguing…