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San Francisco Supervisor Seeks Citywide Bike Sharing Program

While the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is set to launch a bicycle sharing program in downtown, Supervisor Scott Weiner wants the program available throughout the city.

03/04/2013

Artist rendering of San Francisco Chinatown Central Subway station. (SFMTA)

Phil Matier: SF Central Subway Scrutinized Over Consultant Spending

A city audit found more than $887,000 in questionable costs or those lacking proper receipts.

02/06/2013

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New Audit Uncovers Irregularities, Lack Of Oversight Of SF Muni Overtime

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) spends $25 million annually on Muni operator overtime, but a new audit by the City’s Controller says as much as 40% of that overtime isn’t documented or verified.

02/01/2013

Taxis are parked near Union Square, San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Report Finds Sleeping Drivers, Bed Bugs Among SF Taxi Complaints

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – San Francisco recorded more than 1,700 complaints about poor taxi service from July 2011 to July 2012, including everything from drivers who smoke, speed, fall asleep, refuse fares and even taxis […]

01/02/2013

San Franciscos Cable Cars Face Massive Fare Hike

SF Cable Cars Running After Mechanical Problems

All of San Francisco’s famed cable cars are running again after mechanical problems that began Friday night and continued into Saturday forced the closure of some lines.

12/08/2012

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Additional Bike Lanes Approved For Busy San Francisco Thoroughfare

The project is expected to be completed by early next year.

10/17/2012

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SF Central Subway Foes May Sue After Union Square Plans Approved

While city officials approved plans for a Union Square station on the Central Subway, opponents said they could file lawsuits to put the brakes on the project with the hope of derailing it entirely.

09/21/2012

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SF Taxi Drivers Outraged At MTA Ruling Over Cab Medallions

A plan approved by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) that turns taxi medallions into revenue-producing machines for the MTA is causing an uproar among cab drivers.

08/22/2012

This controversial ad has appeared on SF Muni buses. (American Freedom Defense Initiative)

Muni Not Taking Down Controversial ‘Jihad’ Ads On SF Buses

San Francisco’s Municipal Railway said it won’t be removing controversial ads from Muni buses because of the potential costs of removing them, but will instead give the ad’s revenue to the Human Rights Commission.

08/15/2012

A N Judah streetcar enters the San Francisco Muni Metro system at the Sunset Tunnel eastern portal next to Duboce Park. (Christopher Beland)

Civil Grand Jury Blasts SF Muni ‘Switchback’ Passenger Offloads

A San Francisco civil grand jury called for an end to the use of switchbacks by San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicles and buses in a report released Thursday.

08/09/2012

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