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Study Suggests Fluctuating Price Parking Program In San Francisco Works

A new study finds that SFpark, the two-year-old program that uses fluctuating pricing to control parking space availability in San Francisco, is working.

06/20/2014

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

A passenger boards a San Francisco Muni bus on June 3, 2014 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Muni Contract Expires: Agency Officials Want To Resume Talks

San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency officials said they are hoping that talks with the Transport Workers Union will resume on Monday after the current contract for Muni operators expired on Sunday night.

06/16/2014

Construction on the Central Subway Tunnel in San Francisco. (Photo by Anna Duckworth)

San Francisco’s Central Subway Milestone: Tunnel Boring Completed

The tunnel for Central Subway, the first new subway line in almost 50 years in San Francisco, is now completely bored though, according to a news report on Monday.

06/16/2014

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Distracted Driver Crashes Into SF Muni Bus, Injures Bus Driver And 3 Passengers

Three passengers and a bus operator on a San Francisco Muni bus were injured when a distracted driver crashed into the bus near Laguna Honda Hospital Thursday night.

06/13/2014

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‘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

Muni sickout causes more transit delays in San Francisco Tuesday.

Clock Ticking On Muni Contract Dispute; Both Sides In Talks

San Francisco Muni officials and the Transportation Workers Union are in talks with a mediator about the contract dispute that prompted last week’s three-day driver sick-out.

06/11/2014

Muni sickout causes more transit delays in San Francisco Tuesday.

Muni Sickout Ends, Routes And Cable Cars Back To Running Normal Service

San Francisco Municipal Railway buses, light-rail vehicles and cable cars are resuming regular service Thursday following a three-day worker “sickout” apparently resulting from an ongoing contract dispute.

06/05/2014

A Muni T-Third light rail streetcar crosses over the Islais Creek Channel heading southbound San Francisco. (lensovet/Wikimedia Commons)

Muni Sickout Especially Hard On SF’s Bayview Residents Who Already Feel Isolated

The three-day Muni sick-out has been especially hard on residents of San Francisco’s Bayview District who already feel isolated from the rest of the city.

06/04/2014

Officials from the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency are warning riders to expect major delays on Muni Monday morning as higher than normal bus and light-rail operators have called in sick Monday morning due to a labor dispute.

Union Advises San Francisco Muni Drivers To Get Back To Work

KCBS has learned that union leadership representing San Francisco Municipal Railway employees has advised all Muni drivers to go back to work.

06/03/2014

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