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A rendering of a new light rail vehicle at 3rd and King streets in San Francisco, California. (Siemens/SFMTA)

San Francisco Muni Officials Approve More Than Billion Dollar Contract For New Light Rail Vehicles

The deal still needs approval from the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, which is expected to take up the proposal later this year.

07/16/2014

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San Francisco Parking Meters To Offer New Payment Options

Drivers in San Francisco will soon receive more options to pay for parking at nearly 25,000 of the city’s parking meters.

07/14/2014

A car drives down Lombard Street on May 20, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Famed Lombard Street Closed To Vehicle Traffic This Weekend

This coming Saturday and Sunday will be the first of four weekends this summer where Lombard Street will be closed to vehicle traffic.

06/19/2014

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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