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A Muni T-Third light rail streetcar crosses over the Islais Creek Channel heading southbound San Francisco. (lensovet/Wikimedia Commons)

San Francisco’s Mayor Lee Sheds Light On Financing Muni’s Light Rail Expansion

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee may have already announced a major expansion of Muni’s light-rail fleet, but at a news conference he said options to finance the multi-million dollar project are still being considered.

01/13/2015

Hitler appears in a new ad on SF Muni buses. (Photo Credit Sylvian Kalache)

Hitler Appearing In Ads On SF Muni Buses

Another round of controversial ads appearing on San Francisco Muni buses demands an end to U.S. aid to Islamic countries, stating that “Islamic Jew-Hatred: It’s In The Quran,” while depicting Adolf Hitler as an ally of the Muslim world.

01/12/2015

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Movement To Stop ‘Manspreading’ On Public Transit Reaches San Francisco

A movement to stop “manspreading” on crowded trains in New York City is now making its way to San Francisco.

01/06/2015

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Cheaper Gas Prices Not Deterring Bay Area Commuters From Using Mass Transit

Drivers are not the only ones excited about cheaper gas prices; transit agencies are also saving money on diesel fuel. But public transit ridership remains high despite the low fuel costs.

01/06/2015

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San Francisco Police Investigate Stabbing Of Transgender Woman Before Considering Hate Crime Charges

San Francisco police continue to investigate an attack on two transgender women that left one of them with a pair of stab wounds over the weekend.

01/05/2015

A passenger boards a San Francisco Muni bus on June 3, 2014 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Muni Unveiling Pay-By-Phone App Later This Year

Riders of San Francisco Muni buses, trains and world-famous cable cars will be able to purchase fares through their smartphones during a pilot program later this year, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said Monday.

01/05/2015

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New Year’s Mass Transit Guide

If you choose to get hammered on New Year’s Eve, rest assured you can get home safely for free via bus, train or light rail…

12/29/2014

Tourism Hit in Aftermath of Terror Attacks

Christmas Eve Cable Car Service Disrupted By Minor Derailment, Crash

Two San Francisco Municipal Railway cable car lines were impacted Wednesday by separate incidents involving a derailment and a minor collision, a Muni spokesman said.

12/24/2014

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Storm Shuts Down San Francisco Cable Cars, Some Bay Ferry Service

Tourists willing to brave the stormy weather in San Francisco Thursday won’t get the chance to check “ride a cable car” off their San Francisco to-do list.

12/11/2014

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

Wet Weather Floods Van Ness Muni Station In San Francisco Causing Delays In Service

The station is closed, though trains are being allowed to run through Van Ness.

12/03/2014

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