BART, America's Other Transportation Systems Showing Their Old AgeThe problems with BART this week is not isolated. Just yesterday, the DC Metro system similar to BART closed for the day so emergency inspections could be conducted.
Muni Cites Computer Glitch For Ending Metro Train 'Double Stopping' After Only 2 DaysMuni 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.
San Francisco Scores 3rd Worst Commute In The U.S. With Drivers Wasting 58.5-Hours Yearly On AverageA 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.
Bay Area Rents Rise By 15 Percent, Faster Than Any Other US Metro AreaThe cost of renting an apartment in Northern California is rising more quickly than anywhere else in the country.
San Jose Police To Saturate Gang Hot Spots After 4th Homicide This WeekIn response to a recent spate of four homicides, San Jose police were deploying extra units of special operations and gang suppression officers this weekend.
Muni Pedestrian Accident Causes Major Delays For Metro LinesSan 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.
San Francisco Power Outage Causes Major Muni Metro DelaysA brief power outage in San Francisco Municipal Railway’s central control system Thursday caused major delays to the Muni Metro service, a spokesman said.