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A shuttle commonly known as a “Google Bus” arrives at a Muni bus stop in San Francisco to pick up commuters. (CBS)

San Francisco Looks At Removing Some Parking Spaces To Accommodate Tech Shuttles

Shuttle buses for people who work in the tech industry have made Muni riders mad and have been the subject of protests. A plan to accommodate the shuttles could lead to fewer available parking spaces.

06/20/2014

Parking VIolation

‘Temporary’ No Parking Signs Stay Up For 4 Years In San Francisco Construction Zones

In a city where parking is one of the hottest commodities, construction crews are hogging street-side parking with temporary “No Parking” signs for weeks, months, and even as long a four years, forcing those who actually own homes here to walk several blocks just to get to their front door.

06/12/2014

Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. (CBS)

Parking Fee Increase Expected At Mountain View Caltrain During Special Events At Levi’s Stadium

A proposal, which will be voted on in early July, would increase the parking fee at the Mountain View Caltrain Station from $5 to $25 during games and special events at Levi’s Stadium.

06/05/2014

Traffic backs up on Interstate 80 at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strike snarls the Monday morning commute on October 21, 2013 in Oakland, California. BART workers continue to strike after contract negotiations between BART management and the transit agency's two largest unions fell apart last week. Management and unions agreed on the financial specifics of the contract but differed on workplace safety rules. An estimated 400,000 commuters ride BART each day. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Congestive Pricing Not Stopping Bay Bridge Commuters During Morning Peak

An increase in price during peak morning commute hours doesn’t appear to be stopping people from crossing the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

05/19/2014

Joe Montana.  (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Bing)

Joe Montana Says Levi’s Stadium Hotel Project Parking Lot Impasse With 49ers Will Soon Be Resolved

A parking lot impasse between the San Francisco 49ers and former star quarterback Joe Montana and his hotel project at Levi’s Stadium may soon be paved over.

05/16/2014

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana. (Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

San Francisco 49ers Deny Reports Of Trying To Block Joe Montana Hotel Project

There had been multiple reports that the team was trying to block the project over parking spaces for Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.

05/15/2014

Screen images from Monkey Parking app. (Paolo Dobrowolny)

‘Monkey Parking’ App Lets San Francisco Drivers Desperate For Parking Pay Others For Their Space

San Francisco drivers have long been frustrated spending countless minutes trying to find a parking space, but a new app called ‘Parking Monkey’ allows drivers to buy a spot from someone who’s already in it.

05/06/2014

Tai Wu restaurant in Millbrae. (CBS)

Millbrae Restaurant’s Success Comes At Cost To Neighbors

Is there such a thing as being too popular? People who live near a new restaurant on the Peninsula are complaining the eatery has led to a lack of parking and an increase in odors.

05/06/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sunday Parking Meter Enforcement Voted Out In San Francisco

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors voted Tuesday to abolish Sunday parking meter enforcement when it approved its new two-year operating budget.

04/15/2014

Jeffrey Holzworth

Former Santa Rosa Campus Cop Guilty Of Stealing $150K From Parking Machines; Wife Charged As Accessory

A former Santa Rosa Junior College police officer pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing more than $150,000 in parking machine money at the college and possessing stolen property, while his wife is being charged as an accessory.

04/03/2014

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