SFMTA: Tech Bus Program Leading To Fewer Muni Conflicts, Taking Cars Off RoadsPrivate shuttle buses caused fewer conflicts with Muni buses and took cars off the street during a pilot regulation program set to end early next year, according to a report released by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency this week.
Credit Card Transaction Fee Goes Into Effect At San Francisco Parking MetersDrivers who use credit or debit cards to pay for parking at meters in San Francisco are being charged extra for that convenience, as a new transaction fee went into effect.
SFMTA Pushing For Speed Cameras In San Francisco To Improve Pedestrian SafetyThe SFMTA is drafting a proposal that would allow the agency to install the cameras near schools and other areas where pedestrian safety is an issue.
Voter-Approved $48 Million Announced To Be Dedicated To San Francisco Muni ImprovementsSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced $48 million in new voter-approved funding for the city’s transit system on Monday. The money will go toward improvements for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and the hiring of 244 people.
San Francisco Goes Low-Tech To Warn Drivers Of Towing Rules At Metered SpacesParking in San Francisco can be confusing, and expensive if your car gets towed. So, the city is placing stickers on meters to make it easier for drivers to determine when it's okay to park in certain spaces.
San Francisco Muni Unveils Big Service Additions To Alleviate Transit System’s Increased RidershipSan Francisco Muni is adding service to its busiest routes to deal with the increase in ridership that’s been crowding buses, especially during peak commute hours.
San Francisco Parking Officials Turn Blind Eye To Double-Parking Churchgoers, Dolores Park VisitorsSan Francisco parking officials are turning a blind eye to worshipers and Dolores Park visitors double parking at medians on several streets on Sundays.
San Francisco Removing Dozens Of Parking Spaces In ‘Daylighting’ Plan To Improve Pedestrian SafetyIt’s getting harder for drivers to park in San Francisco, and it’s not just because of increased traffic. Some parking spots are actually disappearing, in the name of safety.
Pedestrian, Bicycle Plan Approved For 20-Blocks Of San Francisco's Polk StreetThe project drew dozens of San Francisco residents, including bicycle and pedestrian advocates supporting the project and residents and businesses concerned about the loss of parking and vehicle access.
SFMTA Approves Residential Parking Permit Areas For Alamo Square, PanhandleThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors on Tuesday unanimously approved the creation of a residential parking permit area in the neighborhoods surrounding Alamo Square Park and the Panhandle.
Crucified 'Cheetos Jesus' Parody On SF Muni Bus Stop Raises Eyebrows, IreA San Francisco Muni bus stop "advertisement" in the Mission District depicts Chester Cheetah as Jesus, drawn hanging from a rough sketch of a cross with the words, "He Died For Our Snacks."
Federal Anti-Terrorist Money Used By Muni To Tackle Fare Evasion In San FranciscoSince 9/11 San Francisco's Municipal Transportation Agency has been using federal counter terrorism grants to help catch bus and rail fare cheaters on Muni. But there are questions about whether such use of funds is appropriate.