37 New, Eco-Friendly Muni Buses to Join City Fleet in September

37 New, Eco-Friendly Muni Buses to Join City Fleet in September

Thirty-seven new public buses, anticipated to be more eco-friendly and reliable, will arrive on San Francisco streets in September, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and…

Muni Posts Transit Performance Data Online in Interactive Dashboards

Muni Posts Transit Performance Data Online in Interactive Dashboards

San Francisco residents who want to keep tabs on city transit can now get updates on everything from on-time performance for buses and trains to…

Enclosed, Secure Bike Parking Unveiled in Civic Center Station

Enclosed, Secure Bike Parking Unveiled in Civic Center Station

Bike parking in San Francisco just got more secure with the grand opening today of a locked bicycle parking station inside the Civic Center BART…

Pedestrian Struck by Muni Bus in Mission District

Pedestrian Struck by Muni Bus in Mission District

A San Francisco Municipal Railway bus struck a pedestrian in the city’s Mission District on Friday morning, according to police. At about 7:15 a.m. Friday,…

Muni Reroutes Expected Today Due To San Francisco Marathon

Muni Reroutes Expected Today Due To San Francisco Marathon

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency this morning is reminding Muni riders there are several reroutes scheduled throughout the day due to the running of…

Muni Subway Service to Shut Down Early Through End of Year for Communications Upgrade Project

Muni Subway Service to Shut Down Early Through End of Year for Communications Upgrade Project

Downtown subway service on all light-rail lines will shut down early every night from Friday July 31 until January 2016 to allow for upgrades to…

Man Stabbed on Muni Bus Refuses to Cooperate with Investigators

Man Stabbed on Muni Bus Refuses to Cooperate with Investigators

A man who was stabbed in the neck while riding a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus in the city’s South of Market neighborhood on Saturday…

Man Seriously Injured in Attack Near West Portal Muni Station

Man Seriously Injured in Attack Near West Portal Muni Station

An unknown male suspect seriously injured a man in his mid 40s on Friday night in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood, police said. The assault…

Woman Stabs Man Several Times Aboard Muni Bus

Woman Stabs Man Several Times Aboard Muni Bus

A man was critically injured when he was stabbed in a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus in the city’s Mission District this morning, according to…

SFMTA Approves Plan to Ban Turns on Market Street Despite Uber Opposition

SFMTA Approves Plan to Ban Turns on Market Street Despite Uber Opposition

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board today unanimously approved a plan to prohibit private vehicles from turning on to a busy section of Market…

SFMTA to Increase Fares and Fines Starting Next Month

SFMTA to Increase Fares and Fines Starting Next Month

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency announced a fare and fine increase on Monday, which will start next month. On July 1, select cash and…

City Officials Vow to Ride Public Transit for 22 Day Period Starting Today

City Officials Vow to Ride Public Transit for 22 Day Period Starting Today

Starting today and spanning the next three weeks, members of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and Mayor Ed Lee have accepted a challenge to…

Software Glitch Prompts Muni to Suspend Double Stopping After Trial Run

Software Glitch Prompts Muni to Suspend Double Stopping After Trial Run

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency officials have suspended double stopping for Muni Metro trains shortly after the new practice launched, citing problems with station announcements….

Muni to Implement Double Stopping at Certain Stations

Muni to Implement Double Stopping at Certain Stations

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency officials are implementing double stopping on Muni Metro trains at certain stations starting this weekend, according to the agency. Double…

SFPD Seek Suspect Who Seriously Injured Elderly Woman in Chinatown Area

SFPD Seek Suspect Who Seriously Injured Elderly Woman in Chinatown Area

San Francisco police investigators are urging the public to help them identify a suspect who struck a 77-year-old woman in the head multiple times causing…

High-End Private Bus Company Suspends Service Amid CPUC Permit Dispute

High-End Private Bus Company Suspends Service Amid CPUC Permit Dispute

A transit company offering a high-end private bus service in San Francisco abruptly halted service this week in response to a cease and desist letter…

Central Subway’s SoMa Portal Entrance Completed

Central Subway’s SoMa Portal Entrance Completed

The South of Market portal entrance that will allow passengers to access 1.7 miles of tunnels that will make up San Francisco’s $1.56 billion Central…

School Honors Memory of 12 Year Old Boy Fatally Struck by Muni

School Honors Memory of 12 Year Old Boy Fatally Struck by Muni

A middle school attended by a 12-year-old boy who died Tuesday when he was struck by a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle will hold…

Boy Fatally Struck by Muni in Ingleside Identified

Boy Fatally Struck by Muni in Ingleside Identified

The San Francisco medical examiner’s office has identified a boy who was fatally struck this morning by a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle as…

Mayor Lee Announces $48.1M in Additional Funding for Muni

Mayor Lee Announces $48.1M in Additional Funding for Muni

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee today announced a proposed additional $48.1 million investment into the city’s public transit system that would allow the San Francisco…

Man Arrested in Shooting on Muni Lightrail in Bayview

Man Arrested in Shooting on Muni Lightrail in Bayview

An 18-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of shooting and critically injuring another man on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle in the…

Man Shot in Face on Muni Train Expected to Survive

Man Shot in Face on Muni Train Expected to Survive

A man who was shot in the face on board a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail train in the city’s Bayview District Monday afternoon is…

Man Suffers Serious Injuries in Shooting on Muni Light-rail in Bayview

Man Suffers Serious Injuries in Shooting on Muni Light-rail in Bayview

A 20-year-old San Francisco man was shot in his upper body by an unknown suspect on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle in the…

Supes Approve Muni Contract for Armed Security Guards

Supes Approve Muni Contract for Armed Security Guards

A group of San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency fare collectors expressed relief this afternoon after the San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved a contract to…

Man Suspected of Pushing Victim in Path of Muni Train During Fight Charged with Attempted Murder

Man Suspected of Pushing Victim in Path of Muni Train During Fight Charged with Attempted Murder

A man accused of pushing another man in front of a San Francisco Municipal Railway light rail train at the Civic Center station last month…

And How Efficiently Traveled Was the Road to Wrestlemania, You Ask?

And How Efficiently Traveled Was the Road to Wrestlemania, You Ask?

The Road to Wrestlemania is a tag line (and probably copyrighted) that essentially describes the entire WWE’s collective journey to the biggest event of the…

SFPD Seek Help in Identifying Man Who Tried to Coax Student Into Car in Cole Valley

SFPD Seek Help in Identifying Man Who Tried to Coax Student Into Car in Cole Valley

San Francisco police are asking the public to help them locate a man who attempted to coax a 10-year-old student into a car in the…

Seven Suspects Drag Man From Muni Bus, Rob Him at Gunpoint

Seven Suspects Drag Man From Muni Bus, Rob Him at Gunpoint

A group of seven male suspects dragged a 24-year-old man off of a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus early this morning in the city’s Visitacion…

Fight Led to Person Falling on Muni Tracks, Man Suffers Serious Injuries

Fight Led to Person Falling on Muni Tracks, Man Suffers Serious Injuries

A fight led to a male falling in front of a San Francisco Municipal Railway train and suffering a serious head injury this evening, police…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Daylight Saving Time, Chinese New Year Parade, Sunday Streets

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Daylight Saving Time, Chinese New Year Parade, Sunday Streets

Start of Daylight Saving Time On Sunday:  Daylight Saving Time will commence at 2 a.m., requiring clocks to be set forward one hour. All Muni…

Jury Acquits Former Muni Bus Driver Who Struck Woman in Crosswalk in 2011

Jury Acquits Former Muni Bus Driver Who Struck Woman in Crosswalk in 2011

A former San Francisco Municipal Railway bus driver who was facing charges of misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter for fatally striking a pedestrian in the city’s Castro…

SFPD Chief Defends Officer Who Used Baton, Pepper Spray Against Homeless Man

San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said today that a police officer who struck a homeless man with his baton and then administered pepper spray…

30 Foot Tree Fell, Took Down Muni Power Lines in Haight-Ashbury

30 Foot Tree Fell, Took Down Muni Power Lines in Haight-Ashbury

A roughly 30-foot fell this afternoon in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, taking down some Municipal Transportation Agency power lines in the process, a fire dispatcher…

Muni Launches New Temporary Bus Line to Mission Bay

Muni Launches New Temporary Bus Line to Mission Bay

San Francisco’s transit agency launched a new bus route on Saturday, agency officials said. The 55 16th Street will operate every 15 minutes on weekdays…

One Injured in Muni, Car Collision

One Injured in Muni, Car Collision

Fire crews are responding to a report of a collision involving a Muni bus and a car in San Francisco’s Mission District this afternoon, fire…

SFPD Release Photos of Man Suspected of Stealing Puppy on Muni

SFPD Release Photos of Man Suspected of Stealing Puppy on Muni

The San Francisco Police Department released photos today of a man suspected of punching another man in the face before stealing his pit bull puppy…

Muni Rider Punched in Face, Has Dog Stolen

Muni Rider Punched in Face, Has Dog Stolen

A man was punched in the face and then had his pit bull stolen while aboard a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus in the city’s…

Free Muni to be Offered to Disabled, Low- to Moderate-Income Seniors

Free Muni to be Offered to Disabled, Low- to Moderate-Income Seniors

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors voted unanimously today to waive the Muni fee for riders with disabilities and for low- to…

Powell St Bart Station Reopens After Fatality

Powell St Bart Station Reopens After Fatality

The Powell Street BART station in San Francisco has reopened this morning after a male was killed by apparently jumping in front of a train…

Mayor Lee Announces Expansion of New Muni Light-Rail Fleet

Mayor Lee Announces Expansion of New Muni Light-Rail Fleet

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced this morning his plan to add an additional 40 light-rail vehicles to the Municipal Railway fleet in addition to…