SFMTA Permanently Approves Tech Commuter ShuttlesThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board of directors unanimously approved a permanent commuter shuttle program Tuesday that will allow the city to oversee the private shuttles increasingly traversing San Francisco streets.
Muni Riders Can Pay For Fares With New Smartphone AppThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has launched a new smartphone app that allows passengers to pay for transit fares online.
SF Begins Restricting Powell Street Traffic, Easing Cable Car Wear And TearSF officials launched the Powell Street Safety and Sidewalk Improvement Pilot, which will ban most vehicle traffic on two blocks of Powell Street between Ellis and Geary streets.
SF Considers Plan To Make Stretch Of Powell Street Pedestrian OnlySan Francisco lawmakers are looking to make one of the city's most iconic areas 'pedestrian only' -- Powell Street.
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.