Welcome to the San Francisco County Transportation Authority

Created in 1989, the Transportation Authority is responsible for long-range transportation planning for the city, and it analyzes, designs and funds improvements for San Francisco's roadway and public transportation networks. The Transportation Authority administers and oversees the delivery of the Prop K half-cent local transportation sales tax program. It also serves as the designated Congestion Management Agency (CMA) for San Francisco under state law, and acts as the San Francisco Program Manager for grants from the Transportation Fund for Clean Air (TFCA). Read more

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The San Francisco County Transportation Authority (Transportation Authority) invites proposals from interested firms for Computer Network and Maintenance Services, as necessary, to provide the Transportation Authority with on-site and on-call technology assistance for its computer and telephone systems. The proposal must respond to the specific scope of services described in Section III of this Request for Proposals (RFP). Proposals are due by Friday, September 5, 2014 at 2:00 p.m., at the Transportation Authority’s Offices. READ MORE

Balboa Park Circulation Study Final Report Adopted

Balboa Park Circulation Study Final Report coverThe Balboa Park Station Area Circulation Study Final Report was adopted by the Transportation Authority Board on June 24, 2014. The Study explored changes to the Balboa Park Station area and adjacent I-280 interchange at Geneva and Ocean Avenues, with the goals of reducing multimodal conflicts among vehicles, transit and pedestrians, and improving conditions for travelers accessing the station. The Study's recommendations included a closure of the I-280 Geneva Avenue northbound on-ramp, a re-configuration of the I-280 Ocean Avenue southbound off-ramp, and a new frontage road connecting from Geneva Avenue to Ocean Avenue on the east side of I-280. The Transportation Authority will advance the recommended improvements to the next phase of development, including documentation and approval by the State Department of Transportation (Caltrans), which owns and operates the freeway system. READ MORE

MyStreetSF Projects Map

MyStreetSF Projects Map logoMyStreetSF Projects Map thumbnailFrom signals to streetcars, bicycles to boulevards, from pedestrian safety to paving, the Transportation Authority provides funding for hundreds of transportation projects citywide. The MyStreetSF interactive map shows projects currently underway, proposed, and recently completed that are funded by, or prioritized for funding by the Transportation Authority, as well as those for which the we provide some level of oversight, in our role as Congestion Management Agency for San Francisco. The MyStreetSF interactive map allows you to search for projects by location, Supervisorial District, project type (e.g., bicycle, pedestrian safety, transit rehabilitation), project sponsor, or timeline. Click on a project on the map to see key information (e.g., short description, schedule, cost) and a link to the project page and/or project sponsor’s main page. The map page also includes information on city-wide projects and programs like Bicycle Education and Outreach. READ MORE

Join our Citizens Advisory Committees!

Citizens (or Community) Advisory Committees, also known as CACs, are an important part of our planning efforts: they give the public—community and business stakeholders—a voice in the direction and scope of many of our projects, analyze benefits and impacts on San Francisco’s many communities, and recommend courses of action.

We currently have one vacancy on our agency-wide CAC. If you’re interested, get in touch with us! Call 415.522.4800 or send us an email. We need your guidance and support!

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