Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Transit Information

Getting Around on the New SFMTA Website

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The long-overdue overhaul of the SF Municipal Transportation Agency’s website launched this week, and it’s certainly sleeker. Whereas navigating the old cluttered site often felt like a walking through a maze, visitors are now greeted by drop-down menus leading to tidy, image-heavy pages with useful info on the various modes of transportation. The front page […]

Forget Parking: N-Judah Detours Show How Much Merchants Rely on Muni

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When the SF Municipal Transportation Agency proposed widening sidewalks at two stops on Carl Street in Cole Valley to improve conditions for nearly 6,000 daily passenger boardings on Muni’s N-Judah line, some vociferous merchants and residents complained about the loss of nine car parking spaces it would require. But with ongoing project construction detouring the […]

Tech Solutions for Transit Emerge at TransportationCamp West

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The potential for technological solutions to today’s urban transport challenges was the theme last weekend as bright minds melded ideas at TransportationCamp West, an “unconference” of participant-led discussions held in San Francisco. “We’re trying to bring together people from the tech world and people from the transportation world to think outside of their traditional comfort […]