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People in Leap bus in San Francisco. (Leap)

Leap Suspends Private Bus Service In San Francisco After Receiving Cease And Desist Notice

The San Francisco startup has received a Cease and Desist notice from the California Public Utilities Commission, and has temporarily suspended service.

05/20/2015

Bay Bridge Officially Re-Opens After Years Of Repairs

Wrong-Way Bay Bridge Bus Lanes Considered As Morning Traffic Solution

In a desperate measure, transit officials are considering wrong-way bus lanes to ease congestion on the Bay Bridge during the morning commute.

05/15/2015

Caltrain, San Francisco station

Private Bus Strikes, Injures Pedestrian Near San Francisco Caltrain Station

A private bus struck a male pedestrian near the San Francisco Caltrain Station at 4th and King streets Friday morning. The pedestrian was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

05/08/2015

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

Voter-Approved $48 Million Announced To Be Dedicated To San Francisco Muni Improvements

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced $48 million in new voter-approved funding for the city’s transit system on Monday. The money will go toward improvements for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and the hiring of 244 people.

05/04/2015

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

People in Leap bus in San Francisco. (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

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