COVID Road To Recovery: How To Get Wary Bay Area Commuters Back On Public TransitA lack of passengers during the pandemic decimated public transportation this past year with ridership plummeting to around 5 percent. Now, transit agencies are grappling with how to get commuters to come back.
SF Supes Propose Free Muni Pilot Program To Encourage Ridership During PandemicTwo San Francisco supervisors on Tuesday proposed legislation to fund a three-month pilot program providing free public transit to boost Muni ridership, which plummeted during the COVID-19 pandemic.
19-Year-Old Arrested In Brutal Assault On San Francisco Muni Bus Last YearAn arrest has been made in connection with the aggravated assault of a passenger on a Muni bus in San Francisco last October, police said Monday.
Asian American Attacks: San Francisco Police Address Social Media Warning of Random Muni AssaultsPolice in San Francisco on Thursday said the department is aware of a circulating social media post warning about an alleged random assault targeting older Asian victims on a Muni bus last week.
COVID Vaccines: Transit Agencies Provide Info On Transit-Accessible COVID-19 Vaccination SitesA cadre of Bay Area transit agencies announced Thursday that they have launched a list of COVID-19 vaccination sites that are accessible by transit as well as the promotions offered to vaccine recipients.
SFMTA Crews Start Work On Emergency Transit Lanes In South Of MarketSan Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency crews starting Monday are installing temporary emergency transit lanes along Seventh and Eighth streets in the South of Market.
'Riding So Close' – Increased Overcrowding On San Francisco Muni Buses Worrying Some DriversSome San Francisco bus drivers are saying the city isn't doing enough to keep them and their passengers' safe on overcrowded buses, as ridership is increasing.
SFMTA Seeks Temporary Bus Lanes On Geary Blvd., Cites Crowded Buses Amid COVID-19San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency officials said Wednesday that the agency is proposing the installation of temporary emergency transit-only lanes along Geary Boulevard in the city's Richmond District.
SF Muni Driver Dies After Falling Ill, Crashing Into Parked CarsA Muni driver was northbound on Noe Street Saturday morning when he fell ill and crashed into parked cars. He died later at SF General hospital.
27 Bay Area Transit Agencies Release Joint COVID-19 Safety PlanA coalition of Bay Area transit agencies released a joint plan Wednesday to assuage rider fears of contracting COVID-19.
Reopening: Several Shuttered Muni Bus Lines, Metro Subway Service To Return In AugustOfficials with the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency have announced that several bus lines that have been out of service since March due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the business shutdown will be returning in August.