Author: Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez covers transportation for the San Francisco Examiner. He also writes the weekly political On Guard column. Reach him at joe@sfexaminer.com. Follow him on Twitter: @FitzTheReporter.

Mystery backers of Trauss, Johnson drop $100k into D6 race

A cool $100,000 just dropped like a thud into the hotly contested District 6 supervisors race, aimed squarely at taking…

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Elderly woman struck by flatbed truck dies in second SF traffic death this week

A 75-year-old woman struck by a flatbed truck in Bernal Heights has died, according to the Medical Examiner’s Office. Marlene…

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Rejected scooter company files appeal, calls SF permit process ‘secret’ and ‘unlawful’

An e-scooter company rejected from San Francisco’s shared scooter pilot program has filed an appeal, alleging The City’s application criteria…

2 days ago

City to redesign intersection where cyclist was struck, killed

The City will redesign an intersection on Howard Street where a bicyclist was struck and killed Thursday last week, which…

3 days ago

Transit board stalemate highlights city’s failure to find solution for homeless RV residents

The City’s transit board deadlocked Tuesday over a proposed ban on oversize vehicles on a one-block long street at the…

3 days ago

SF transit agency may approve dockless bike expansion

More dockless electric bikes may soon hit the streets of San Francisco, following a briefing at The City’s transit board…

4 days ago

Audit: cable car operators don’t collect fares from 1 in 4 riders

Cable car operators don’t collect fares from one out of every four riders, according to a city audit released Monday.…

4 days ago

Muni operators tell assault stories, plead for safety

They’ve been vomited on, spat on, beaten, sucker punched, shot with fire extinguishers, and threatened with murder. Now Muni operators…

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