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The top 10 best read SF transit stories of 2019

Here are the top 10 most-read transit stories from the San Francisco Examiner in 2019

Transit group walks back its comments opposing transit housing bill

That clap-back also may have earned the group the ire of its own members

100 years ago an engineer unlocked the Golden Gate Bridge’s beauty. Years later, his career ended in shame.

Seemingly hyperbolic — yet, actually wholly accurate — words are often used to describe the Golden Gate Bridge, the landmark that defines the City by the Bay.

Holiday decorations ‘ruled out’ as cause of Richmond District fire

While the cause of a Richmond District fire that killed a man…

Buses, trains and (lots of) cable cars: A look at SF Muni vehicles in video games

San Franciscans have shown their frustration with, and love for, Muni in…

Progressive supervisors call for SF planning commissioner to resign

UPDATE Dec. 24, 2019: Since this column published Monday night, Supervisor Hillary…

One dead in two-alarm Richmond District fire

A man pulled from a burning building in the Richmond District died…

SF e-scooter companies move to accept the good green

Cash payment options becoming more common in The City

Lyft may not end cash on bikeshare after all

Last week Lyft announced it would no longer take cash for its…

This rifle-toting Republican is gunning for Scott Wiener’s state senate seat

Hot on the heels of a challenger to incumbent State Senator Scott…

Planning commissioner faces potential consequences after public dispute with DBI

Board of Supervisors president fears City Hall fight creates ‘perception of conflict’

SF e-scooter fleets allowed to expand

The City is allowing e-scooter companies to release more vehicles on to…

Increased enforcement drives up citations for Valencia bike lane violations

If you ticket, they will come. The City increased traffic cops along…

City could try to stop Lyft from dropping cash payments for bikeshare

A city supervisor hopes to force Lyft to keep accepting cash for…

Vital link between two Muni train cars ‘failed’ while carrying passengers

A Muni train carrying passengers suffered a mechanical failure causing two rail cars to reportedly loosen and bump into each other

It’s official: SF e-scooter company workers vote to unionize, a first

San Francisco e-scooter company Spin may be the first in the nation…

Muni lobbies for funding to buy more trains after fixing problems with first batch

Muni’s $1.1 billion new train fleet debuted with multiple problems — but…

Lyft to stop accepting cash for Bay Wheels bike rentals

Renting bikeshare in San Francisco will soon only be possible by phone,…

Big name officials crowd race for tiny Democratic Party board

The San Francisco Democratic Party campaign clown car is rollin’ once again.…

Legal challenge halts SFPD jurisdiction over dog attacks on federal land

Dog owners beware — canine attacks are now consequence-free on federal land…