Photo: Troy Holden Roughly two dozen attendees came out to the inaugural meeting of the San Francisco Transit Riders Union (SFTRU) on Thursday evening and had a spirited — at times heated — debate about how to make the fledgling organization a vocal constituency representing the diverse interests of Muni riders. Billed as an opportunity […]
If you’re looking get involved with the SF Transit Riders Union, this evening’s meeting offers a unique opportunity to discuss the future of transit on the waterfront with former SF mayor Art Agnos at the table. Also, limited-stop service is finally coming to the 5-Fulton this fall — join the SFMTA’s community meeting to learn more. Here […]
From SFTRU: This group organizes the riders of the 14-Mission and the 49-Van Ness for improvements to this busy route. We’re developing a strong, organized, multi-lingual voice for the riders. Our next step is a “town hall” kind of meeting to kick off the campaigns. For information, email the coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org.
This week, Caltrain fields input on plans to restore service, the SF Transit Riders Union holds a fundraising party, and Sunday Streets opens Valencia and 24th Streets once again. Also, don’t miss a talk next Monday with Gil Peñalosa, who helped pioneer the Sunday Streets-inspiring Ciclovia in Bogotá, Colombia. Here are all the highlights from the Streetsblog […]
From SFTRU: Rapid Transit Network for San Francisco SFTRU’s long-term campaign is to implement a Rapid Transit Network throughout San Francisco. The RTN will be a core system of transit lines that offer the best reliability and quicker trips for transit riders. In particular, SFTRU is advocating improvements to the 17 most heavily used Muni […]
From SFTRU: SFTRU Board Meeting + Member Meet and Greet Wed, April 10, 6:00pm – 7:45pm Monthly on the second Wednesday Where Main Library (Paley Room, 3rd Floor), 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA map Calendar SF Transit Riders Union Calendar Created by email@example.com Description Nearby Transit: 5, 6, 9, 14, 21, 71, F, Muni […]