Drainage System Failure Floods San Francisco's Embarcadero Station, Disrupting Commute The drainage system at San Francisco's Embarcadero Station failed during a Muni test of their fire suppression equipment early Thursday, sending water cascading onto the Muni and BART platforms, disrupting service during the morning rush hour.
San Francisco Muni Light Rail Accident That Trapped Car Passengers ClearedA collision involving a Muni T-Third light rail car and a vehicle in San Francisco's Bayview District has left an adult and two children trapped in the car Friday afternoon has been cleared, according to authorities.
San Francisco Mayor Breed Creates Working Group To Review Muni ServiceSan Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Monday that she is creating a working group to review Municipal Railway service and how to improve it.
Muni Transit Supervisor On Leave After Investigation Revealed Public Safety ConcernsA transit supervisor for Muni is now on administrative leave following a KPIX 5 investigation in which a whistleblower said favoritism in training was putting public safety at risk.
San Francisco MTA Leaders To Decide On Re-Naming Central Subway Station After Rose PakThe SFMTA Board of Directors are expected to decide if the Central Subway station in San Francisco’s Chinatown will be named after Rose Pak.
Tens Of Thousands Expected At 41st Annual Carnaval San Francisco Grand Parade & FestivalThousands of people gathered for a huge block party as the 41st annual Carnaval San Francisco kicked off Saturday in the Mission District. An even bigger crowd is expected to attend Sunday for the Grand Parade at 9:30 in the morning.
Woman Dragged By Muni Metro Train Files Claim Against CityA woman who was injured in an incident involving a Muni Metro train has filed a claim against the city.
SFMTA Hires New Director Of TransitThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has hired a new Director of Transit to lead the agency’s Transit Division, the agency announced Thursday.
Muni Workers To Protest Safety Conditions, Wages On Transit SystemSFMTA workers gathered in San Francisco Thursday to demand safety improvements, better working conditions and wages in the wake of numerous problems with Muni.
Embattled SFMTA Chief Ed Reiskin Stepping Down Following Chronic Muni BreakdownsAmid a rising tide of discontent over the state of San Francisco's public transportation system, transit director Ed Reiskin announced Monday he will be stepping down from his position in August.
Muni Problems Have Some Lawmakers Calling For Change In SFMTA ManagementThe trains and buses are running on schedule again, but Friday's Muni meltdown has some city leaders talking about getting the transit agency's management on track.
San Francisco Muni Metro Service Restored After Daylong DisruptionsTransportation officials said Friday evening that the power line issues between the Powell Street and Civic Center stations which shut down Muni Metro subway service in downtown San Francisco at 6:30 a.m. had been restored.
Former SF Muni Instructor Says Favoritism In Training Is Putting Public Safety At RiskAllegations of favoritism have surfaced at Muni Metro's Light Rail training division. A former instructor says he felt pressure to pass operators he thought were unqualified.
San Francisco Muni Disables End Doors On Light Rail Trains After Passenger Gets Hand TrappedOfficials with the SFMTA are introducing temporary safety measures after a woman got her hand stuck in the door of a newer Muni train car and was dragged down the platform.
Eyewitness Describes Terrifying Moment When Woman Gets Stuck In Muni Car DoorPassengers watched in horror as a woman attempting to enter the new N-Judah Muni train, apparently got her hand caught in the door and was dragged along the platform.