Officials with San Francisco’s Muni system have imposed a tougher stance on fare evaders, and the new enforcement strategy seems to be working well for the transit agency.
Service on San Francisco Municipal Railway’s light rail system was disrupted on two routes because of separate incidents Thursday, according to agency officials.
The shutdown allowed the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency to complete track and street improvements in the areas of Church and Duboce streets and Carl Street.
Relief is in sight for tens of thousands of San Francisco Muni riders who have been impacted by repairs to the N-Judah line this past week. A transit spokesman says service should be up and running by Monday morning.
Muni service on the N Judah and J Church lines will be disrupted for nine days because of construction work that begins Friday, according to San Francisco Municipal Railway officials.
Firefighters have rescued a woman who was trapped under a San Francisco Municipal Railway N-Judah train in the city’s Inner Sunset neighborhood Thursday afternoon.
The San Francisco Municipal Railway’s N-Judah and J-Church lines resumed regular service Friday morning after overnight service repairs.
The SFMTA Board of Directors unveiled a proposal to increase capacity on the N-Judah line, which has 38,000 daily boardings, or nearly one-third of Muni’s rail ridership.
Two San Francisco Municipal Railway lines that were disrupted by downed power lines Sunday morning have returned to regular service, a spokesman said.