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Cindy Chew/2009 s.f. examiner file photoSingle-space parking meters are being replaced in order to take any form of payment.

Parking meters soon to take all forms of payment

Motorists frustrated with parking meters incapable of taking various forms of payment…

Cindy Chew/2009 s.f. examiner file photoSingle-space parking meters are being replaced in order to take any form of payment.

Sunday metered parking to end in most areas starting today

Sunday parking will be free again in most areas of San Francisco…

Cindy Chew/s.f. examiner file photoOne resident on Cayuga Avenue used his car to catch a parking control officer issue a ticket even though the vehicle was legally parked. The SFMTA found no wrongdoing by the officer.

SF parking citation officer ‘going rogue’ with unwarranted tickets, neighbors say

A few weeks ago, Gary Malec received what he believed was an…

Cindy Chew/s.f. examiner file photoOne resident on Cayuga Avenue used his car to catch a parking control officer issue a ticket even though the vehicle was legally parked. The SFMTA found no wrongdoing by the officer.
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San Francisco to app: Curb parking space auctions

San Francisco's new crackdown on a mobile app that allows people to…

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Man parking car seriously injures 3-year-old boy, man

A man who thought he had shifted his car into park in…

Mike Hendrickson/Special to The S.F. ExaminerProposition L calls for The City to eliminate parking meters on Sundays

SF completes its first parking spot census

San Francisco today is the first city in the world, to its…

Mike Hendrickson/Special to The S.F. ExaminerProposition L calls for The City to eliminate parking meters on Sundays
A proposed blueprint for Japantown

Polk Street bike, pedestrian plan scaled back to keep car parking

After an outcry from merchants, San Francisco's transit agency has unveiled a…

A proposed blueprint for Japantown
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PayByPhone feature now available at most S.F. parking meters

Motorists a little short on change will now have the option of…

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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSharing: Charlie Ansanelli is the founder of Park Please

Startup helping motorists find parking during eventful San Francicso weekend

Even on a normal day, a vacant driveway can look like an…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSharing: Charlie Ansanelli is the founder of Park Please
Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee and BMW representatives announced the car-share program in Civic Center Plaza on Monday.

New green initiative could put you in a BMW

BMW hopes to make driving and parking in The City less onerous…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee and BMW representatives announced the car-share program in Civic Center Plaza on Monday.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoBlock parties: Under the residential parking program

San Francisco eager to simplify parking program’s current jumble of zones

The City’s residential parking program, in place for more than 35 years,…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoBlock parties: Under the residential parking program
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerRoadblock: The agency hopes to cover part of its $17 million budget deficit through greater oversight of street parking scofflaws with 27 new officers.

Parking enforcement department in SF has flaws, report says

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency wants to boost revenue through better…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerRoadblock: The agency hopes to cover part of its $17 million budget deficit through greater oversight of street parking scofflaws with 27 new officers.
Melissa Griffin

Rainbow flag, colorful chatter

Rainbow flag, colorful chatter The annual Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club…

Melissa Griffin
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerHouseholds located in residential parking permit zones will have the ability to purchase 20 one-day passes for out-of-towners to use on any date under a proposal being recommended by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.

SFMTA looking to streamline permitting process for out-of-town vehicles

Travelers visiting friends and family in San Francisco should soon have a…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerHouseholds located in residential parking permit zones will have the ability to purchase 20 one-day passes for out-of-towners to use on any date under a proposal being recommended by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.
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Residential parking permits to be available for online renewal

Motorists with residential parking permits will now be able to renew their…

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Parking sought for San Francisco's cycling commuters

As more and more people bike to work in downtown San Francisco,…

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SFMTA releases info on all tow-away spots in The City

Motorists wary of getting their car towed have new information on how…

Examiner file photoCitations for double parking were set to increase Tuesday — from $50 to $100 for cyclists

SFMTA to delay increase in double-parking fines

Double-parking motorists and sidewalk bicyclists are getting a reprieve — at least…

Examiner file photoCitations for double parking were set to increase Tuesday — from $50 to $100 for cyclists
San Francisco International Airport is raising its garage rates at the international terminal by 20 percent to try to free up spots. (AP file photo)San Francisco International Airport is raising its garage rates at the international terminal by 20 percent to try to free up spots. (AP file photo)

SFO increases parking fee to open up spots

Passengers departing out of San Francisco International Airport for foreign locales will…

San Francisco International Airport is raising its garage rates at the international terminal by 20 percent to try to free up spots. (AP file photo)San Francisco International Airport is raising its garage rates at the international terminal by 20 percent to try to free up spots. (AP file photo)

Plans to increase parking fees are revving up in San Francisco

Extending parking meter hours and enforcing meters on Sundays — proposals that…