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

Higher San Francisco Muni Fares An Option In Transit Budget Fix

San Francisco Muni passengers may end up shelling out more to catch a ride, as the city’s transit agency looks to shore up a growing budget deficit.


Caltrain, San Francisco station

Caltrain Cracking Down On Parking Fee Evaders

In the first half of 2011, Caltrain more than doubled the number of parking tickets from the same period a year earlier from 988 to 2,144.


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Woman Attacks San Francisco Parking Officer Over Ticket

A woman attacked a San Francisco Department of Parking and Traffic officer who gave her a parking ticket in the city’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood Wednesday evening.

CBS San Francisco–08/25/2011

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San Francisco’s Assessor Launches Parking Ticket Revolt

Thousands of people have signed San Francisco Assessor Phil Ting’s petition to stop excessive ticket writing.


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San Francisco Street Sweepers May Catch Parking Scofflaws

San Francisco officials may use street-sweeping trucks to catch vehicles parked illegally, as the city looks to increase parking ticket revenue.

CBS San Francisco–01/12/2011


San Francisco Drivers Should Expect More Parking Tickets

Struggling to fill a $21 million budget shortfall, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency officials are putting driver’s on notice: expect more parking tickets.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/04/2011

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Oakland Parking Meter Fines Increase By $3 In January

Fines for parking meter violations in Oakland will increase by $3 on Jan. 3.

CBS San Francisco–12/23/2010

Jean Quan, Oakland mayor. (CBS)

Oakland Mayor-Elect Quan’s Car Gets The Boot

A car used by Oakland’s mayor-elect got booted Tuesday.


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More Parking Tickets To Be Handed Out In San Francisco

Parking scofflaws beware. San Francisco’s Municipal Transportation Agency plans to hand out more tickets over the next few months to make up for less-than-expected revenue from parking citations.


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San Francisco Parking Meters Rates Among Highest In Nation

A new report ranks San Francisco’s parking meter rates and fines among the highest in the country.

CBS San Francisco–10/07/2010