Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Earth Day, Cherry Blossom Fest, 4/20

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Earth Day, Cherry Blossom Fest, 4/20

Earth Day Celebration On Saturday, the 4th Annual Earth Day Celebration will take place in United Nations Plaza and on Fulton Street between Larkin and…

Mayor Lee Sends Press Release Celebrating SFMTA Move To Abolish Sunday Meter Enforcement

Mayor Lee Sends Press Release Celebrating SFMTA Move To Abolish Sunday Meter Enforcement

6:28 PM: The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors voted today to abolish Sunday parking meter enforcement when it approved its new two-year…

City Leaders Hit The Pavement For Walk To Work Day

City Leaders Hit The Pavement For Walk To Work Day

Many San Francisco city leaders, public safety officials and community members took to the streets this morning for the second annual Walk to Work Day….

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Giants Games, Cherry Blossom Fest, Sunday Streets

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Giants Games, Cherry Blossom Fest, Sunday Streets

Baseball Game Traffic Reroutes From Friday through next Thursday, the San Francisco Giants will play six home games at AT&T Park. Listed below are start…

Following Board Of Supes Disappointment, Opponents Of SFMTA Tech Bus Plan Mulling Legal Action

Following Board Of Supes Disappointment, Opponents Of SFMTA Tech Bus Plan Mulling Legal Action

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors decided late Tuesday night to deny an appeal that would have stalled the start of a pilot program for…

Fate Of SFMTA’s $1 Agreement With Tech Buses To Be Determined At Meeting Tuesday

Fate Of SFMTA’s $1 Agreement With Tech Buses To Be Determined At Meeting Tuesday

The fate of an 18-month pilot program that would charge private commuter buses $1 each time employees are picked up or dropped off at public…

Muni Metro Collides With Car Near Stonestown

Muni Metro Collides With Car Near Stonestown

A San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle was involved in a crash with a car in San Francisco’s Lakeside neighborhood this afternoon, a Muni spokesman…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Critical Mass, SF Giants Game, Construction

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Critical Mass, SF Giants Game, Construction

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…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Castro Streetscape Project, Market And Haight Sewer Work

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Castro Streetscape Project, Market And Haight Sewer Work

Castro Streetscape Project Beginning at 7 a.m., Friday until 5 p.m., Wednesday, crews from San Francisco Public Works will begin construction work on this project…

Supervisors Join City Workers Rallying Against Tech Company Tax Breaks, Private Shuttles

Supervisors Join City Workers Rallying Against Tech Company Tax Breaks, Private Shuttles

Hundreds of city workers gathered in front of San Francisco’s City Hall for a noontime protest decrying tax breaks for high-tech companies and other deals…

Civil Lawsuits, Serial Tagger Database All Part Of New Plan To Manage SF’s Graffiti Problems

Civil Lawsuits, Serial Tagger Database All Part Of New Plan To Manage SF’s Graffiti Problems

San Francisco Supervisor London Breed introduced legislation at the city’s board of supervisors meeting this afternoon that aims to revamp San Francisco’s graffiti policies while…

Collision Between Muni Bus And Car Injures One

Collision Between Muni Bus And Car Injures One

One person was injured in a collision this afternoon between a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus and a vehicle in the city’s Financial District, a…

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…

Sunday Streets Returns This Weekend, First Stop: The Embarcadero

Sunday Streets Returns This Weekend, First Stop: The Embarcadero

The Sunday Streets block party will be back in San Francisco starting this weekend, with the fun kicking off along the Embarcadero. The first event…

“It’s really starting to be a free-for-all out there”: SF Supes Hear Harsh Words At Ridesharing Hearing

“It’s really starting to be a free-for-all out there”: SF Supes Hear Harsh Words At Ridesharing Hearing

Ridesharing companies that are growing in popularity in San Francisco have had unintended consequences and need to be better regulated, city supervisors were told today…

Google Pays For Two Years Of Muni For Youth, Wants Info About SF’s Other “Affordability Challenges”

Google Pays For Two Years Of Muni For Youth, Wants Info About SF’s Other “Affordability Challenges”

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced today that Google is donating $6.8 million to fund the next two years of the city’s Free Muni for…

Google To Fund Next Two Years Of Free Muni for Youth Program

Google To Fund Next Two Years Of Free Muni for Youth Program

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other city officials announced today that Google is donating $6.8 million to fund the next two years of the…

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…

Supe Calls For Hearing On Recent “Unacceptable” Muni Service Disruptions

Supe Calls For Hearing On Recent “Unacceptable” Muni Service Disruptions

Calling the handling of recent San Francisco Municipal Railway service disruptions “unacceptable,” Supervisor Scott Wiener today called for a hearing on problems with Muni’s subway…

Votes Being Solicited For Castro Crosswalk Style And Locations

Votes Being Solicited For Castro Crosswalk Style And Locations

San Francisco’s Castro District is poised to become more vibrant by the end of the year after the neighborhood benefit district supported plans for an…

Water Main Break Disrupts L Taraval Muni Service

Water Main Break Disrupts L Taraval Muni Service

5:39 PM: Repairs to a 6-inch water main that broke in San Francisco’s Parkside Neighborhood are expected to take another four hours, a San Francisco…

Groups Sue To Block Tech Bus Plan, Say Shuttles “Symbolize a pretty critical housing shortage in our city”

Groups Sue To Block Tech Bus Plan, Say Shuttles “Symbolize a pretty critical housing shortage in our city”

A coalition of housing, labor and LGBT advocates today filed an environmental appeal against San Francisco’s plan to allow private commuter shuttles to use public…

Public Meeting Tonight To Discuss Proposed Changes To Mission Street Transit And Public Space Use

Public Meeting Tonight To Discuss Proposed Changes To Mission Street Transit And Public Space Use

San Francisco planning officials are holding an open-house meeting this evening to discuss a plan to add more public spaces and improve transit effectiveness along…

Muni Mulling Proposals To Jack Bus And Train Fares Up To $2.25, Streetcar Fares To $6

Muni Mulling Proposals To Jack Bus And Train Fares Up To $2.25, Streetcar Fares To $6

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors held a public hearing on Tuesday afternoon to receive an overview of the city’s $1.8 billion…

Medical Examiner Identifies Man Who Was Killed By Muni Train Saturday Night

Medical Examiner Identifies Man Who Was Killed By Muni Train Saturday Night

A man who was fatally struck by a San Francisco Municipal Railway train at the Powell Street Station on Saturday has been identified as 55-year-old…