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About The Bay: Busting SF Cab Drivers With Illegal Medallions

In his travels About the Bay, Mike Sugerman looks at how the Municipal Transportation Agency is trying to crackdown on taxi cab drivers who are using coveted medallions illegally.

08/20/2012

A San Francisco Muni Bus (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Upgrading Muni Bus Fleet With $21M Grant

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency plans to upgrade its aging bus fleet with the help of more than $21 million in federal grants, city officials announced Monday.

07/24/2012

San Francisco taxis, taxi cab, taxicabs

SF Transit Officials Ramping Up Taxi Availability For Big Events

The plan was in effect last weekend for the U.S. open and again this weekend for Pride.

06/21/2012

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SFMTA Reconsiders Adding Mission District Parking Meters

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has agreed to modify its plan to install 5,000 new parking meters in neighborhoods that are not ‘Parking Meter Free Zones.’

01/24/2012

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San Francisco Supervisors Blast Muni Management

The MTA is on track to spend $57 million on overtime by the end of the fiscal year, significantly about its $32 million budget.

12/09/2011

A San Francisco Muni Bus (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Lee Opposes Muni Fare Hike, MTA Fees

San Francisco’s mayor isn’t on-board with another Muni fare hike or MTA fee increases as a way to narrow the budget deficit.

12/03/2011

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Herrera’s Input On Central Subway Project Questioned

president of the city’s Transportation Board, Tom Nolan, is questioning whether San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera should be allowed to give legal advice on the Central Subway Project, given his vocal political opposition to the project.

10/12/2011

Artist rendering of the Chinatown subway station indicating stair/escalator and elevator access. (SFMTA)

Phil Matier: MTA Will Pay Chinatown Group To Expedite SF Subway

San Francisco mayor Ed Lee is about to decide the fate of a deal that would relocate dozens of Chinatown residents to make room for the new Central Subway project.

09/14/2011

Artist rendering of the Chinatown subway station indicating stair/escalator and elevator access. (SFMTA)

San Francisco Central Subway Project Blasted By Grand Jury

A San Francisco civil grand jury called Muni’s Central Subway project “a waste of money.”

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/07/2011

San Francisco taxis, taxi cab, taxicabs

San Francisco Taxi Drivers Hold Brief, Vocal Strike

After a two-hour strike outside City Hall protesting implementation of electronic tracking systems in cabs and 5 percent credit card fees, taxi drivers filed into the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board meeting.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/21/2011

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