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A Muni Metro train emerges from the eastern portal of the Sunset Tunnel in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

SF Muni Rail Vehicles Failing To Meet Schedule At High Rate

Muni light rail vehicles were on time less than half of the time last month.

06/03/2013

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Muni Delays Reportedly Cost Commuters $50M In Lost Productivity

San Francisco Municipal Railway service disruptions cost commuters at least $50 million in economic production annually and the system remains far away from its on-time service goals, according to a report released Tuesday by city officials.

05/28/2013

SF Transit Director Wants Future Muni Travel Times Cut In Half

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Director Ed Reiskin said the 50 year plan is ambitious, but is necessary to accommodate for the expected growth in population.

05/08/2013

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San Francisco Supervisor Seeks App To Keep Drivers From Being Towed

Having your car towed in San Francisco is a pricey proposition. Supervisor David Chiu has asked the San Francisco Police Department, the Department of Public Works and transportation officials to help find ways to prevent drivers from being towed.

04/04/2013

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ConsumerWatch: Do You Have To Pay At A Broken Meter?

Under state law, motorists’ are not supposed to get a ticket for parking at a broken meter. But motorcyclists who have parked at a malfunctioning San Francisco meter said they are being ticketed repeatedly.

04/01/2013

A taxi cab crosses Market St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco MTA Board Approves Taxi Smartphone App

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Board of Directors voted Tuesday to build a mobile phone application to connect passengers to taxis throughout the city.

03/20/2013

Bicyclists ride their bikes down Polk Street on Bike to Work Day May 14, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SFMTA Plan To Remove Polk Street Parking For Bike Lanes Under Fire

SFMTA’s transportation director tried to quell public grumbling over a plan to remove 20 blocks of parking along Polk Street in order to install bike lanes at Monday’s community meeting.

03/19/2013

Phil Matier: Parking Meters Near AT&T Park Begin Later Hours, Higher Rates

Drivers parking near AT&T Park in San Francisco now have to feed their meter into the evening hours, the city’s Municipal Transportation Agency is reminder motorists.

03/05/2013

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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

A 5-Fulton Muni bus. (CBS)

Report Finds Muni’s All-Door Boarding Reducing Delays Slightly

Muni’s first assessment of their all-door boarding policy is resulting in slight improvements to on-time performance according to a report released last week by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.

02/20/2013

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