Tag: transit

BART equipment failure fills Civic Center Station with smoke

Smoke from an equipment failure on a BART track prompted transit officials to temporarily close Civic Center Station on Saturday…

2 hours ago

Firefighters union asks mayoral candidates for veto power over bike lanes, pedestrian safety projects

Firefighters want their department to wield veto power over Vision Zero street safety projects — which often include bike lanes…

8 months ago

Push to break up SF transit agency put on hold

An effort to split up San Francisco’s biggest transit agency is being pushed to the backburner in favor of a…

8 months ago

Poll: SF residents split on transit-only ‘red carpet’ lanes

San Francisco remains divided on the “red carpet” transit-only lanes that are appearing throughout The City, according to a new…

8 months ago

Supervisor stalls $15M for Market Street safety project, citing concerns

A San Francisco supervisor is calling into question a seven-year-long planning process to transform Market Street, which may stall funding…

1 year ago

Bike, homeless groups oppose bill cracking down on SF’s bicycle ‘chop shops’

San Francisco is seemingly out of reach of achieving its goal of a 50 percent reduction in stolen bicycles by…

1 year ago

BART finishes installing security cameras on all train cars

BART officials said Wednesday they have completed installing security cameras in all of their train cars at a cost of…

1 year ago

Mayor Lee joins 3 other West Coast cities calling for more municipal electric vehicles

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee joined mayors in Portland, Los Angeles and Seattle on Monday to challenge car manufacturers to…

2 years ago