Transit

Tourist-friendly GoCars that struggle with SF hills get a boost

For years, they were the little cars that couldn’t — couldn’t go up San Francisco’s hills, that is.

BART finds funding to launch pilot ‘ambassador’ program offering an unarmed alternative to police

A similar program on Muni targeting school routes is credited with reducing fights, bullying

Lyft sues San Francisco to block Uber and other bikeshare competitors

Move prompted by SFMTA plans to expand permits for companies with ‘dockless’ services

Caltrain adds seats on electrified train cars to curb bike-theft fears

Bicycle advocates have called for adding additional bike cars

BART service through Transbay Tube stopped due to damaged gas line

Shutdown comes shortly after person struck by train at Embarcadero Station

Before a Skip e-scooter burned in D.C., another caught fire at the company’s SF warehouse

Local officials call for transparency after records reveal previously undisclosed ‘scooter fire’

‘Transit data error’ stops Google Maps from loading SF Muni directions

SFMTA reports issue should be fixed by Thursday or Friday

SFMTA board stalemates over plan to name Central Subway Chinatown station after Rose Pak

Controversial proposal inspired dueling rallies, heated testimony

SFO departures hall to be named after Mayor Ed Lee — but not the International Terminal itself

Airport Commission decision comes after a year of lobbying from Chinese community members

SF to streamline approvals for protected bike lanes, other safety improvements

Proposal could cut as much as three months off time needed to implement projects

Hit-and-run driver injures 13-year-old boy

Teen was crossing street in residential area when he was struck

  • Jun 3, 2019

Skip pulls fleet off San Francisco streets after e-scooter catches fire in D.C.

Company decides to suspend service out of ‘abundance of caution’

90 days later, plan to play favorites with SFO taxis finds some success

In a report released Friday, San Francisco regulators said a move to…

First class of laid-off Chariot drivers graduate Muni operator training

Four years ago, Ashley Mubatas joined private bus company Chariot and found…

SF Muni operators overwhelmingly approve their contract

Muni operators overwhelmingly voted to approve their contract with The City Thursday.

State regulators propose doubling Uber, Lyft per-ride fee

Planned charge to finance wheelchair transportation set to take effect in July

Pedestrian hit by driver at Geary and Laguna suffers life-threatening injuries

Intersection is on city’s high-injury network of most dangerous streets

One dead, several others injured in Bay Bridge crash involving Golden Gate Transit bus

Collision tied up traffic in westbound lanes for hours