transportation

State explores swap for gas tax

California officials foresee a future in which charging taxes based on gas…

Battles on the streets before the Big Game

Last weekend, the No. 1 topic of conversation in my cab was…

Bike path designs for western span of Bay Bridge unveiled

Those dreaming of walking or biking across the Bay Bridge have new…

Crews begin lowering section of old Bay Bridge

A major section of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge…

BART board director calls SF ‘deadbeat’ in paying for Fleet of the Future

San Francisco is a “deadbeat” and hasn’t paid enough towards BART’s new…

Driver fatigue a significant safety threat

This week’s question comes from Marisol S. in South San Francisco, who…

Lee unveils measures aimed at affordable housing, transit

Mayor Ed Lee unveiled two separate ballot measures Tuesday evening that would…

Pedestrian fatally struck by tour bus ID’d

A pedestrian struck and killed by a tour bus on Saturday in…

The taxi you yield to may be your own

I’m heading west on Sutter with a fare, bobbing and weaving to…

Uber, Lyft focus on green bills, not green cars

Joy to the world, a climate agreement has come. After two decades,…

The patron saint of late-night drunks

It’s one of those nights. I’ve been driving empty for almost an…

Mission Bay Alliance files complaint against UCSF for agreement over Warriors arena

A group of former UC San Francisco leaders have filed a legal…

When the driving ends, the real slog begins

Sometimes it seems like your night won’t be over until you’ve crested…

Aiding and abetting passengers’ vices

So this hooker and an Irishman get in my cab at Post…

Bicycle ‘crackdown’ continues, cyclists fear it may be permanent

It seems reports that the “bicycle crackdown” ended were premature. Enforcement targeting…

Warriors arena clears board committee; slated for full board next month

The proposed Warriors arena in Mission Bay is continuing to wend its…

SF releases final EIR for proposed Warriors arena in Mission Bay

City officials on Friday released the final environmental impact report for a…

States raising taxes, fees and debt to pay for road repairs

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — While Congress remains stalled on a long-term plan…

GPS navigation systems may not reflect new Market Street restrictions

Beginning Tuesday, private vehicles that turn onto San Francisco's Market Street between…

Senate passes 6-year highway bill, short-term patch needed

WASHINGTON — The Senate passed a long-term transportation bill, but with House…