Cable Cars


Top 10 Bay Area Movie Spots

The Beautiful Bay Area has made a fabulous backdrop for some of the silver screen’s best (and probably worst) films. Here are our Top 10 Favorite Bay Area Spots Featured in Movies. Because if they filmed a movie there, it must be really good.

CBS San Francisco–09/13/2011

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San Francisco Parking, Muni Rates Going Up

If you drive, park, or take public transit within San Francisco city limits, get ready for another tug at your pocketbook. Fares, fees and fines are going up on July 1.


Passengers board a cable car in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

All San Francisco Cable Car Lines Shut Down For Repairs

All San Francisco cable car lines will be shut down for continued maintenance Wednesday through Sunday, a San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency spokesman said.

CBS San Francisco–06/01/2011

Cable Car Climbs Hyde Street

San Francisco Cable Car Line To Be Shut Down For Repairs

One of San Francisco’s cable car lines will be partially shut down starting Monday as part of an ongoing rehabilitation and maintenance project.

CBS San Francisco–04/24/2011


Good Question: Why Is The California St. Cable Car Line Closed?

A cable car ride is a must for any San Francisco visitor, but the line up one of the city’s steepest hills is shut down. In this Good Question: Why is the California Street line closed?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/04/2011

A cable car climbs a hill in San Francisco (CBS)

Two Injured When Cable Car Crashes Into Bus

A cable car smashed into a bus near San Francisco’s Russian Hill neighborhood Sunday afternoon.

CBS San Francisco–02/20/2011


Cable Car Restoration To Shut California Street Line For 6 Months

A portion of one of San Francisco’s most popular tourist attractions will be shut down for six months, beginning in January.


A cable car climbs a hill in San Francisco (CBS)

Cable Car Conductor Stabbing Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

A 32-year-old man suspected of stabbing a San Francisco Municipal Railway cable car conductor on Sunday pleaded not guilty in court Thursday to charges of attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon, according to the district attorney’s office.

CBS San Francisco–11/18/2010

A cable car climbs a hill in San Francisco (CBS)

San Francisco Man Charged With Attempted Murder Of Cable Car Conductor

32-year-old George Luong is charged with boarding an out-of-service cable car near Mason and Jackson streets and stabbing the 55-year-old conductor repeatedly in the chest, the arm and the face.