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San Francisco Transportation

Your Commute May Get A Whole Lot Worse...

Aaron Sankin | Posted 06.25.2013 | San Francisco

As negotiations between BART management and the unions representing nearly 3,000 employees grow more contentious, a strike that could leave the transi...

40 Years of Ignoring Transit-First

Morgan Fitzgibbons | Posted 05.19.2013 | San Francisco
Morgan Fitzgibbons

We live in a rapidly shifting world. Nobody thinks cars are going to simply disappear from our streets, but you are fooling yourself if you think we can continue on with business as usual and still function in this city.

What Do Commuters Hate More Than Anything Else?

Hannah Bricker | Posted 03.13.2013 | San Francisco

If there's one thing San Franciscans love more than complaining, it's complaining about public transportation. Researchers from University of Calif...

WATCH: A Video That Actually Makes Transportation Cool

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.28.2012 | San Francisco

The Bay Area's public transportation infrastructure can at times seem maddeningly complex. With buses, ferries and light rails zipping around every wh...

In San Francisco, Parking Tickets Are the New Taxation

Andrew Lam | Posted 08.29.2012 | San Francisco
Andrew Lam

The cash-strapped Municipal Transportation Agency desperately needs revenue. Since taxation isn't going to do it, overzealous fines will.

AND THE SPOILS BEGIN: Water Taxis Potentially Coming For America's Cup

Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.30.2012 | San Francisco

Gird your loins, San Francisco. The three-ring-circus that is America's Cup has begun. According to the Examiner, the approach of the regatta has r...

WATCH: Guess Who Has The Greenest Transportation System In The World?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 03.27.2012 | San Francisco

As has been previously noted, it ain't easy being Muni. SFMTA often takes a lot of flack for stuff like lackluster service and high operating cost...