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Lime appeals San Francisco’s scooter permit exclusion

Electric scooter company frustrated that SFMTA developed plan "in secret without public input."

BART to build 519 new homes at Lake Merritt

Board votes to begin negotiating with developers.

BART will open later starting in 2019

Seismic work to Transbay Tube means putting off earliest commutes.

Plot twist: 16th Street BART station still a vile mess

Not sure what BART is doing these days, but it’s not taking expert care of the beleaguered 16th Street station.

SFMTA blames construction damage for West Portal slowdown

Muni’s summer of discontent continues into fall.

Protests on Third Street shut down traffic near Moscone Center

Hundreds of people gathered in San Francisco’s Yerba Buena neighborhood this morning to protest world leaders at the Global Climate Action Summit happening at Moscone Center.

City decides route for Caltrain extension to Transbay Terminal

Train plan called "a 100-year decision," compared to BART and Golden Gate Bridge at hearing.

Holocaust-denying group running ads on BART [Updated]

Transit agency says it has no choice but to accept ads or risk lawsuit.

16th Street BART plaza closed, blasted clean with glass

Think St. Ives Apricot Scrub, only slightly more abrasive.

Summer of Muni: Crossing the finish line, heading off into the Sunset

A San Francisco dad and his two kids ride every Muni line—from terminus to terminus—this summer.

Scooters to return to San Francisco [Updated]

But Bird, Lime, and Spin will not be part of city’s new pilot program

BART gets $6.8 million for security, still at odds on plan

September meeting in Pittsburg will again wrestle with security question.

Lyft pushing pickups off busy Valencia blocks

Ride hailing company says summer experiment revealed parking mess, danger between 16th and 19th

Oakland BART train service suspended this weekend

AC Transit buses will fill in gaps from rail repair

SF transit flunking out on scorecards

Mayor’s designated standard for SFMTA performance looks grim

BART rolls out platform monitoring at Civic Center

Screens show riders "what the situation is" on platform

Mayor London Breed drags SFMTA over summertime woes

"I expect to see improvements across the board"

SF schools warn parents about Muni driver shortage

Delays may mean back to school tardiness.

San Francisco weekend traffic and transit: Noise Pop pops off

A weekly weekend warning about what’ll keep you waiting.

Summer of Muni: Nearing the finish line

A San Francisco dad and his two kids will attempt to ride every Muni line—from terminus to terminus—this summer.

Muni apologizes for systemwide failures

Hundreds of service hours have lapsed citywide this summer.

Outside Lands 2018: Dates, routes, map, street closures, and more

Don’t even think about driving.

Anger boils over on BART security plan

East Bay director demands change of venue for next meeting.

Salesforce Transit Center makes its debut

The city’s most important project in years comes to life.

Summer of Muni: Riding the late-night Owl lines

A San Francisco dad and his two kids will attempt to ride every Muni line—from terminus to terminus—this summer.

GoBike expansion steers off course

Lyft-owned company was supposed to expand service to more SF neighborhoods.

After string of homicides, BART considers beefing up security

Potential changes could lead to more cops and more cameras.

San Francisco weekend traffic and transit: Lose your wallet to Apple

A weekly weekend warning about what’ll keep you waiting.

The 5 most walkable neighborhoods in San Francisco

Walk Score ranks San Francisco as one of the most walkable cities in America; however, not all neighborhoods are equal when foot hits pavement.

San Francisco to tax Lyft, Uber rides in city

Lawmaker announced he will drop his proposed November ballot initiative taxing ride-hailing companies, like Lyft and Uber, in favor of an alternative per-ride tax on trips that start in San Francisco.

Salesforce Park gondola won’t be operating by opening day

One transit element that won’t be running on time when the Salesforce Transit Center opens August 11: the aerial tram.

Summer of Muni: Meltdowns on the bus

A San Francisco dad and his two kids will attempt to ride every Muni line—from terminus to terminus—this summer.

San Francisco Marathon street closures and Muni disruptions

Public transit will be the wisest bet this Sunday.

Lyft, Uber increase traffic 180 percent in major cities, says report

Riders are giving up public transit—not their cars—in favor of ride-hailing trips.

Muni buses slower, more prone to malfunction than almost any other city

City Hall’s own transit report card flunks Muni.

Summer of Muni: The beauty and brevity of the 39-Coit

A San Francisco dad and his two kids will attempt to ride every Muni line—from terminus to terminus—this summer.

Muni plans better service for low-income riders, people with disabilities

SFMTA reforms also single out neighborhoods with significant minority populations.

San Francisco will stay scooter-free until August

SFMTA says it needs more time to process applications for the city’s program regulating the motorized two-wheelers.

Electric scooter companies discount trips for students, low-income riders

But app-enabled scooter rentals are still in legal limbo in SF.