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Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco. (CBS)

SFMTA Board Approves Bus Rapid Transit On Van Ness Avenue

Plans to make over San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue with a bus rapid transit project were approved Tuesday afternoon, a transportation agency spokesman said.

09/18/2013

A Muni Metro train emerges from the eastern portal of the Sunset Tunnel in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

SF Muni Rail Vehicles Failing To Meet Schedule At High Rate

Muni light rail vehicles were on time less than half of the time last month.

06/03/2013

Phil Matier: Parking Meters Near AT&T Park Begin Later Hours, Higher Rates

Drivers parking near AT&T Park in San Francisco now have to feed their meter into the evening hours, the city’s Municipal Transportation Agency is reminder motorists.

03/05/2013

A woman puts money into a parking meter in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Plan For More San Francisco Parking Meters Questioned

Some San Francisco supervisors have raised questions about a proposal from the Municipal Transportation Agency to increase the number of parking meters in the city.

02/13/2013

Pedestrians cross Powell St. at Union Square on January 14, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Lee Announces Plan To Reduce SF Pedestrian Accidents

On Wednesday San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee talked about a plan to dramatically reduce the number of pedestrian accidents on city streets to make the city even more walk-able.

12/19/2012

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

Muni To Celebrate Centennial With Free Fares Throughout San Francisco

San Francisco Muni will offer free rides on all of its buses, light rail trains and cable cars on December 28 to celebrate its 100th anniversary.

12/06/2012

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SFMTA Approves Plans To Improve Masonic Ave. For Cyclists, Pedestrians

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board unanimously approved plans Tuesday to modify a stretch of Masonic Avenue into a more pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly boulevard.

09/19/2012

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SFMTA Looks At $18M Bike-Friendly Makeover Of Masonic Avenue

San Francisco’s Municipal Transportation Agency wants to make major changes on a busy thoroughfare in San Francisco with a long history of accidents.

09/17/2012

San Francisco taxis, taxi cab, taxicabs

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

San Francisco Labor Day Parking Rules; Ways To Avoid A Ticket

Parking Meters Enforced In San Francisco On 4th Of July

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said that operating on holidays allows them to create turnover and availability in front of businesses, many of which are open.

07/04/2012

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