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Mike Koozmin/The S.f. Examiner File photoA proposed e-hailing app for all taxis in San Francisco may no longer be developed after an independent company is already providing a similar service.

SFMTA may change course with development of taxi hailing app

A city-run e-hailing app in the works for all taxis in San…

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. Examiner File photoA proposed e-hailing app for all taxis in San Francisco may no longer be developed after an independent company is already providing a similar service.
CINDY CHEW/2006 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOA transit riders group and others have filed an environmental appeal against the SFMTA board's elimination of Sunday parking meters

Groups file appeal challenging Sunday parking meter cutback

The abolishment of Sunday parking meter enforcement, arguably the most controversial issue…

CINDY CHEW/2006 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOA transit riders group and others have filed an environmental appeal against the SFMTA board's elimination of Sunday parking meters
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.f. ExaminerEven with disabled seats in an upright and locked position

Muni testing new train car with fewer seats, more rider capacity

On Wednesday morning, a very different train car was put into service…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.f. ExaminerEven with disabled seats in an upright and locked position
JUAN PARDO/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINERThe proliferation of commuter shuttles in San Francisco has inspired a pilot program charging shuttles $1 per stop per day to use Muni stops.

Tech commuter shuttles riding wave of controversy

On weekday mornings, San Francisco residents, mostly in their 20s and 30s,…

JUAN PARDO/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINERThe proliferation of commuter shuttles in San Francisco has inspired a pilot program charging shuttles $1 per stop per day to use Muni stops.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner File photoThe Board of Supervisors passed a ban on oversize vehicles parking overnight on certain streets

Homeless advocates rally against ban on overnight parking of large vehicles

Homeless advocates rallied in front of San Francisco City Hall this morning…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner File photoThe Board of Supervisors passed a ban on oversize vehicles parking overnight on certain streets
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAn advertising contract could bring the SFMTA $28.5 million over five years.

Bus ad wrappings draw criticism as funding measure for SFMTA

A plan to double the number of Muni buses wrapped in advertisements…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAn advertising contract could bring the SFMTA $28.5 million over five years.
Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File photoThe SFMTA is entering an advertising campaign with Flywheel

SF taxi driver supply continues to decline as Muni plans another ad campaign

A year after The City started running "Know What You're Getting Into"…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File photoThe SFMTA is entering an advertising campaign with Flywheel
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe SFMTA will implement double stopping on Muni Metro trains at certain stations starting this weekend.

SF considers strategy to boost Muni service in low-income, minority neighborhoods

Low-income and minority San Francisco residents make up a large chunk of…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe SFMTA will implement double stopping on Muni Metro trains at certain stations starting this weekend.
Mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerCrews mark a loading zone adjacent to a new bike lane on Polk Street in downtown San Francisco on Friday.

SF prepares to double-down investment on bike safety and improvement projects

When bicycling increases, be it in a U.S. city or some foreign…

Mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerCrews mark a loading zone adjacent to a new bike lane on Polk Street in downtown San Francisco on Friday.
Courtesy James Ferrara/Walk San FranciscoSFMTA Vice Chairwoman Cheryl Brinkman

SFMTA begins moving on Vision Zero projects

San Francisco's Vision Zero plan to eliminate traffic deaths within a decade…

Courtesy James Ferrara/Walk San FranciscoSFMTA Vice Chairwoman Cheryl Brinkman
juan pardo/Special to the S.f. ExaminerNew murals near Portsmouth Square are examples of art funded by the Central Subway project.

Central Subway public art hits the ground in Chinatown

Central Subway work has yet to see daylight in Chinatown, but traces…

juan pardo/Special to the S.f. ExaminerNew murals near Portsmouth Square are examples of art funded by the Central Subway project.
CINDY CHEW/2006 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOA transit riders group and others have filed an environmental appeal against the SFMTA board's elimination of Sunday parking meters

SFMTA board to take up Sunday parking meter enforcement options

The future of Sunday parking meter enforcement in San Francisco could be…

CINDY CHEW/2006 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOA transit riders group and others have filed an environmental appeal against the SFMTA board's elimination of Sunday parking meters

Bike activists to keep track of corridor injuries in opposition to Polk Street plan

Angered that The City has revised an ambitious plan to transform Polk…

Mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerA Muni line-management center on Van Ness Avenue shows some of The City’s many routes.

SF public transit plans for route changes, new service

Muni is slow and unreliable, even by its own admission, and the…

Mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerA Muni line-management center on Van Ness Avenue shows some of The City’s many routes.

SFMTA board approves ‘monumental’ changes to Muni service

"Monumental" changes to Muni service and routes were approved Friday morning by…

Courtesy James Ferrara/Walk San FranciscoSFMTA Vice Chairwoman Cheryl Brinkman

We can create a more walkable city

Whether you drove a car, got on your bike or took Muni…

Courtesy James Ferrara/Walk San FranciscoSFMTA Vice Chairwoman Cheryl Brinkman
MIKE HENDRICKSON/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINERConstruction workers install a part in the Central Subway tunnel.

SF’s Central Subway should extend to Fisherman’s Wharf

Given San Francisco’s housing crisis and traffic congestion, if you had $1.6…

MIKE HENDRICKSON/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINERConstruction workers install a part in the Central Subway tunnel.

SFMTA proceeds with purchase of new electric trolleys

San Francisco’s transit agency announced today that it is officially moving forward…

Juan Pardo/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA proposed resolution by Supervisor Scott Wiener urges the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency  to consider a commuter shuttle provider's “ labor harmony."

SF tech bus program could be stalled for months by appeals

San Francisco’s pilot program for commuter shuttles could be stalled for months…

Juan Pardo/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA proposed resolution by Supervisor Scott Wiener urges the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency  to consider a commuter shuttle provider's “ labor harmony."
MING VONG/THE S.F. EXAMINERMuni hopes to have new hybrid buses like this on San Francisco streets by this summer.

Muni wants new hybrid buses on the road this summer

Muni is aiming to have its newest hybrid buses on the road…

MING VONG/THE S.F. EXAMINERMuni hopes to have new hybrid buses like this on San Francisco streets by this summer.