Recent Streetsblog SF posts about FTA

Muni Receives $21.4M in Federal Funds for New Buses, 8x Line Improvements

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The SF Municipal Transportation Agency received more than $21 million in federal funds to purchase new buses and implement improvements like colored bus lanes, transit priority signals, and bus-mounted enforcement cameras, the agency announced today. The funds come from the Federal Transit Administration’s┬áLivability and State of Good Repair grant programs. In total, the FTA will […]

Advocates Want Oakland Airport Connector Funds for Transit Operations

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Image: TransForm With the civil rights imbroglio between BART and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) making news last week, a problem that could imperil $70 million in federal stimulus funds obligated to the Oakland Airport Connector (OAC), advocates are calling on the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) to give the stimulus money to cash-strapped transit operators […]