Bus

A Muni Metro train. (San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency)

San Francisco Muni Rolling Out Biggest Service Improvements In Decades

New maps and relief from overcrowded buses are part of a new plan rolling out this weekend to make San Francisco’s Muni easier to navigate.

04/24/2015

(Leap)

Private San Francisco Bus Company Accused Of Removing Wheelchair Access From Fleet

A complaint has been filed with the U.S. Justice Department against Leap, a private fleet of San Francisco buses, over a removal of wheelchair accessible seating.

04/17/2015

Van Ness Closure

3-Day Partial Closure Of San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue Begins Friday Night

Officials are warning to avoid a stretch of Van Ness Ave. in San Francisco this weekend because of a partial closure to construct a new pedestrian tunnel.

04/10/2015

A San Francisco city worker was fatally struck by a trolley while she was crossing the street near City Hall on October 23, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Tour Bus Drivers Forced To Decide Between Driving, Narrating After New Rule Passes

An ordinance prohibiting tour bus drivers from narrating while driving in San Francisco was unanimously approved by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday, less than six months after a city hall employee was fatally struck by a tour bus outside City Hall.

04/07/2015

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Muni Unveils Big Service Additions To Alleviate Transit System’s Increased Ridership

San Francisco Muni is adding service to its busiest routes to deal with the increase in ridership that’s been crowding buses, especially during peak commute hours.

04/03/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a bus fire on Highway 101 in Menlo Park on March 26, 2015. (Bay City News Service)

Casino Bus Fire On Highway 101 In Menlo Park Snarls Traffic For Hours

A casino bus caught fire on southbound U.S. Highway 101 in Menlo Park Thursday evening, according to Menlo Park Fire Protection District officials.

03/26/2015

(CBS SF)

Crash Between Bus, Vehicle Kills 1 In Antioch

A man was killed Thursday morning when the force of a collision with a Tri Delta Transit bus ejected him from his car in Antioch, police said.

03/19/2015

Contra Costa County seal

Contra Costa Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Hailed As Hero For Rescuing Teens From Bus Fire

A Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy is being hailed as a hero for responding to a weekend bus fire on the side of the freeway in Walnut Creek that was far more dangerous than previously believed.

03/17/2015

A sketch of the man accused of trying to coax a 10-year-old student into his car in San Francisco on March 6, 2015. (San Francisco Police Department)

San Francisco Police Searching For Man Who Tried To Lure 10-Year-Old Into His Car

The man is accused of trying to coax the student into his car on four occasions at a bus stop near Carl and Cole streets in Cole Valley.

03/12/2015

San Francisco Muni

Man Dragged Off San Francisco Muni Bus By 7 People, Robbed At Gunpoint

A group of seven male suspects dragged a 24-year-old man off of a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus early Thursday morning in the city’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood before pointing a gun and a knife at him and robbing him of his belongings.

03/12/2015

more