Transportation

SFMTA Set to Receive Millions From Federal Infrastructure Bill, Despite Labor Ruling

S.F. transit officials breathed a sigh of relief this week, with federal funds expected to come through despite a labor ruling that withholds money from California agencies.

Muni Plans for Service Restoration by February 2022 Amid Budget Uncertainty

SFMTA, transit union disagree on staffing capacity ahead of planned service restoration

November Muni Chaos Not as Bad as Feared, Says SFMTA Director

The agency is trimming service on the 30-Stockton, 14-Mission and other popular routes to accommodate a loss of unvaccinated operators.

SFMTA Warns of ‘Chaotic’ Service Disruptions Due to Unvaccinated Workers

Starting in November, transit service could be thrown into chaos once hundreds of unvaccinated workers are terminated.

Supervisor Chan Says My Way or the Highway on Future of JFK Drive

The saga of JFK drive—and exactly what it should look like going forward—continues.

S.F. Muni’s Financial Crisis Shadows Transit Month Celebration

SFMTA Director Jeffery Tumlin said the agency faces “the worst financial crisis” in its history and needs additional funding.

S.F. Reimburses Sustainable Commuters for Emergency Rides Home

Reimbursements of up to $150 are available up to four times a year.

City’s Plan to Reopen Great Highway to Cars Met with Pushback

Two advocates filed a CEQA appeal to delay the reopening of the Great Highway to cars, and a parents’ group organized a demonstration this weekend.

SFMTA Warns of ‘Death Spiral’ as Supervisors Push for Full Service Restoration

Transit officials and the Board of Supervisors clashed over how much pre-pandemic Muni service should be restored—and how soon.

A Tale Of Two Cities: Bus Stop Disparities are Stark between City’s Northern and Southern Halves

Riders in the south and north sides of the city are “effectively experiencing a different bus system.”