Rec and Park Commission Vote On Parking Meters in GG Park

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Supervisors Give Golden Gate Park Meter Study the Go-Ahead

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Could parking meters ruin this view? Flickr photo: morganthemoth In a vote that signaled both San Francisco’s new direction on parking policy and the severity of current budget shortfalls, the Board of Supervisors yesterday approved an ordinance giving the MTA authority to study installing parking meters in the eastern portion of Golden Gate Park. By […]

SF Supes Committee Supports GG Park Metering and Streetscape Bond

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The Board of Supervisors Budget and Finance Committee showed unanimous support today for a pair of proposals that will both have major impacts on people walking, biking, using transit and driving in the city. Drivers often take advantage of Golden Gate Park’s free on-street parking. Flickr photo: morganthemoth The first is a measure to begin […]

This Week: Another Chance to Speak Against a Muni Fare Hike

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This Thursday, the SFMTA holds the second of five town hall budget meetings, where riders can speak up for measures like extending parking meter hours, enforcing existing garage regulations, and other ways to address the agency’s shortfall without imposing a fare hike on Muni riders. There’s also plenty in store for the weekend, including the […]

Today’s Headlines

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Caltrain Board Puts Off Vote on Cuts for Two Weeks (SF Gate, SF Examiner) How Do We Save Caltrain for the Long Term? (SPUR Blog) Chronicle Previews Today’s Ped Safety Hearing at SF City Hall (SF Gate) Examiner Editorial Criticizes Muni PR Contract as Useless Waste of Money TEP Implementation Will take 9 Years and […]

Today’s Headlines

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BART Rush Hour Bike Pilot Results “Promising”, Board Report in November (Oakland North) Parking-Free 1050 Valencia Project Goes to Planning Commission Today (Curbed, Uptown Almanac) 17th and Folsom Park On Its Way to Replace Parking Lot (SF Exam) SFMTA Releases New “Customer Satisfaction Survey” for Travelers of All Modes (KTVU) Sunday Streets Coming to Western Addition/NoPa This Weekend (SFGate) […]

Today’s Headlines

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SFPD Seeking Hit-and-Run Driver Who Hospitalized Bicycle Rider at Seventh and Mission (KTVU) Muni L-Taraval Train Derails at West Portal (CBS) SF Weekly Columnist Looks at a Couple of Kickstarter Products That Could Help Recover Stolen Bikes SFGate Columnist to NIMBYs: “Is SF Really Fine Just the Way it Is?” BART, Labor Unions to Re-Negotiate Contract […]