Metro

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

Muni Cites Computer Glitch For Ending Metro Train ‘Double Stopping’ After Only 2 Days

Muni officials say they plan on fixing a computer problem that hindered their new ‘double-stopping’ policy after only two days in practice. The change for metro trains was to expedite service at busy San Francisco stations.

05/27/2015

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 21:  Traffic backs up on Interstate 80 at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strike snarls the Monday morning commute on October 21, 2013  in Oakland California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Scores 3rd Worst Commute In The U.S. With Drivers Wasting 58.5-Hours Yearly On Average

A robust economy that has drawn in scores of workers to the San Francisco area has also put more stress on highways and city streets, securing the region a third place spot on the list of worst commutes in the country.

04/21/2015

A sign advertising an apartment for rent is displayed in a window in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Rents Rise By 15 Percent, Faster Than Any Other US Metro Area

The cost of renting an apartment in Northern California is rising more quickly than anywhere else in the country.

09/10/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Police To Saturate Gang Hot Spots After 4th Homicide This Week

In response to a recent spate of four homicides, San Jose police were deploying extra units of special operations and gang suppression officers this weekend.

05/30/2013

San Francisco Muni Metro light rail train car at Folsom Street station (AP)

Muni Pedestrian Accident Causes Major Delays For Metro Lines

San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail service is back on track Friday after experiencing major delays after a Muni Metro vehicle struck a pedestrian between two downtown stations, police and Muni officials said.

11/25/2011

San Francisco Muni

San Francisco Power Outage Causes Major Muni Metro Delays

A brief power outage in San Francisco Municipal Railway’s central control system Thursday caused major delays to the Muni Metro service, a spokesman said.

CBS San Francisco–10/07/2010