Jeffrey Tumlin Selected As New SFMTA Director Of TransportationJeffrey Tumlin has been selected as the new San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority director of transportation, Mayor London Breed announced Wednesday.
SFMTA, Bay Wheels Agreement To Bring 4,000 Stationless E-Bikes To CityThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency on Friday announced an agreement with the bike-sharing program Bay Wheels to provide 4,000 stationless e-bikes throughout the city.
SFMTA Board Approves Plan Eliminating Private Vehicles From Market StreetThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency's Board of Directors will vote on Tuesday on the city's Better Market Street Project, which would prohibit most vehicles from driving on Market Street in the city's downtown area.
Cable Cars Running Again After Rehab WorkSan Francisco's famed cable cars are running again after a 12-day service halt to rehabilitate the gearboxes that help run the 19th century public transportation system.
San Francisco's Central Subway System Delayed Again For At Least 2 YearsSan Francisco’s problem-plagued, $1.6 Billion central subway system will now be substantially delayed for at least two years, an SFMTA spokesperson said Wednesday.
Diverted Muni Buses Helped Chase Center Event Traffic At Expense Of ResidentsDual events at the Chase Center and Oracle Park caused concern for traffic gridlocks in the area on Tuesday, but extra Muni buses helped traffic flow smoothly--at the expense of nearby residents.
San Francisco Cable Cars Shut Down For 10 Days For System RepairsSan Francisco's iconic cable cars will stop running for 10 days starting Friday while they undergo repairs.
San Francisco Muni Leaders Vote To Name Chinatown Station After Rose PakThe San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency has voted to name a new subway station in the city's Chinatown neighborhood after political power broker Rose Pak.
Protesters Denounce Proposal To Name Chinatown Subway Station After Rose PakDozens of protesters marched through San Francisco's Chinatown on Wednesday, denouncing the idea of naming the city's newest subway station after late Chinatown community leader Rose Pak.
Overnight Closure Of Main Muni Metro Tunnel To Impact San Francisco TransitStarting next Monday night at 9:30 p.m., the SFMTA will shut down the Muni tunnel between the Embarcadero and West Portal stations so crews can repair aging systems.
San Francisco Taxi Drivers Getting Letters Demanding Repayment Of Medallion LoansSome embattled San Francisco taxi drivers, struggling to survive in the face of competition from Lyft and Uber, have received letters calling for full repayment of their taxi medallion loans.
SFMTA Officials Admit Central Subway Won't Open By December DeadlineJust five months away from the adjusted December target for completion, SFMTA officials now say they simply do not know when the trains will start running in the Central Subway.
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.
Swedish Startup To Bring Pogo Sticks To San Francisco As E-Scooter AlternativeStart-up mobility company Cangoroo announced plans to deploy hundreds of pogo sticks in select cities including San Francisco to compete with electric scooters as a transportation option.