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SFTRU Launches Campaign to Inform Riders About All-Door Boarding

Posted By Aaron Bialick On July 12, 2012 @ 3:56 pm In Muni,SFMTA,SFTRU | 9 Comments

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SFTRU's brochure.

With Muni all-door boarding underway, other transit agencies are watching [2] and bus riders are catching on [3] – hopefully. To ensure a smooth transition to the new policy — which will help Muni maximize the benefits of faster boardings [4] and higher fare compliance — the SF Transit Riders Union [5] has created a brochure explaining the rules and etiquette of the all-door boarding system.

If you’d like to help get the word out, SFTRU is meeting up for its first “distribution party” tomorrow [6] at 3 p.m. at Buck Tavern (1655 Market Street @ Gough). SFTRU noted that they especially need volunteers who speak Spanish, Cantonese, and Mandarin.

The party will re-convene back at Buck at 7 p.m. to celebrate.

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[1] Image: http://sf.streetsblog.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/ADB_FinalWebpt1.jpg

[2] other transit agencies are watching: http://www.theatlanticcities.com/commute/2012/07/experiment-worth-watching-all-door-bus-boarding-san-francisco/2543/

[3] catching on: http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Muni-s-systemwide-all-door-boarding-catches-on-3680371.php

[4] the benefits of faster boardings: http://sf.streetsblog.org/2012/03/16/muni-to-switch-to-all-door-boarding-on-july-1/

[5] SF Transit Riders Union: http://www.sftru.org

[6] meeting up for its first “distribution party” tomorrow: https://www.facebook.com/events/388551331208312/

[7] Image: http://sf.streetsblog.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/ADB_FinalWebpt2.jpg

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