Agenda From SFMTA: The Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project is a package of transit and pedestrian safety improvements. To implement the full benefits of the project, sidewalk and roadway reconfigurations will be necessary, including parking changes and left turn restrictions. The parking is proposed to be removed to accommodate the BRT design elements […]
The Streetsblog calendar kicks off 2015 with a solid addition to the transit system: Tomorrow, the SFMTA Board of Directors Tuesday is expected to approve a new Muni route that would connect 16th Street BART to Mission Bay. The year’s first SPUR forums and public meetings for the first round of SFMTA street redesigns in […]
Agenda On the agenda: Bicycle-Transit System Integration funding: may include 1) a pilot allowing bikes on board light rail vehicles; 2) the integration of bikeshare with transit fare payment systems through the Clipper card; 3) signal timing to prioritize transit and control traffic speeds; and 4) secure bicycle parking in Muni Metro and BART stations.
It’s the week before Thanksgiving, which means it’s time for city agencies to pack in a last-minute flood of community meetings before the holiday season. The SFMTA will host meetings on Market Street car restrictions and transit lanes, upgrades for the Muni 8X-Bayshore Express, and another public workshop about designs for a protected bikeway on […]
Agenda Of note: 11. Approving the installation of traffic and parking modifications along the 28 19th Avenue Rapid Muni transit corridor that are included in the Muni Forward Service-Related Capital Improvements and Travel Time Reduction Proposals and support the SFMTA’s Vision Zero program. Increasing bus stop spacing from one block to two blocks. Reducing number of […]
Agenda On the agenda Adopting the “Center-Running Bus Rapid Transit with Right Side Boarding Platforms, Single Median and Limited Left Turns” as the Locally Preferred Alternative for the Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit project Approving the 83X Mid-Market Express as a new Muni route