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Public Transportation

Muni sickout causes more transit delays in San Francisco Tuesday.

Sources Say Labor And Management Reach Tentative Agreement Weeks After Muni Sickout

Three weeks after San Francisco’s Muni operators staged a worker “sickout” that brought city buses, trains and trolleys to a halt; the transit agency and union leaders have now reached a tentative agreement.

06/27/2014

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How To Save Money On Traveling – Taking Public Transportation

Here is your practical guide on how to save money by taking public transportation, including fare, timetable and system map information.

06/12/2014

Surveillance video on a San Francisco Muni bus. (CBS)

San Francisco Supervisor Introduces Resolution To Improve Late-Night Transit Options

A lot of people don’t think of San Francisco as a 24-hour city, but city Supervisor Scott Wiener disagrees. The lawmaker has taken preliminary steps to improve late-night public transportation options.

04/22/2014

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Guide To The South Bay’s Public Transportation

Although in most occasions, driving a car in the South Bay might get to a destination faster, the utilization of public transportation can be far less stressful, easier on the pocketbook and far better for the environment.

03/01/2014

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The World’s Coolest Train Stations

Despite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world’s coolest train stations.

11/13/2013

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train sits idle at the Millbrae station on July 3, 2013 in Millbrae. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Managers May Operate Trains If Another Strike Occurs

As another potential strike looms, BART officials are preparing other ways to get commuters to work, including possibly allowing managers to drive a limited number of trains.

09/22/2013

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Bay Bridge Closure Survival Guide

The long-awaited changeover from the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge to the newly-constructed suspension will force a 5-day closure leading up the anticipated September 3 opening. The Bay Bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. Wednesday evening, August 28, through 5 a.m. Tuesday morning. So what alternatives to commuters have over Labor Day weekend?

08/20/2013

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Rideshare Services Handle Increased Passenger Load From BART Strike

With BART service shut down, ridesharing services were working to keep up with increased demand Monday.

07/01/2013

An AC Transit bus makes its way through the Transbay Temporary Terminal in San Francisco. (AP Photo)

AC Transit Walkout Alongside BART Doesn’t Happen

Labor talks between AC Transit and the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 192 continued after the existing contract expired Sunday night, with both sides indicating that busses would operate as usual on Monday.

06/30/2013

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Spare The Air Day Declared For Friday; Bay Area Temps To Soar

With temperatures expected to rise this weekend, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a “Spare the Air” alert for Friday.

06/06/2013

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