Get news and updates from the Transportation Authority. Sign up for our monthly newsletter, The Messenger.

Would you like to receive our monthly newsletter?

Click here to read past editions of The Messenger

June 06, 2022

As the city reopens, recent data suggest a mixed rebound in economic activity, with steady bridge traffic and highway speeds, increased ridership on public transit relative to pre-pandemic levels, and workers slowly returning to offices.
June 02, 2022

SF Environment’s Essential Worker Ride Home Program was awarded the Operational Efficiency Project of the Year by the California Transportation Foundation during its 33rd Annual Transportation Awards Gala.
May 24, 2022

The San Francisco County Transportation Authority is developing the Ocean Avenue Mobility Action Plan in partnership with District 7 Supervisor and Transportation Authority Board Member Myrna Melgar to prioritize projects to improve transportation along Ocean Avenue.
May 19, 2022

SFMTA is planning safety improvements at Sickles Avenue and Alemany Boulevard.
May 16, 2022

New improvements were completed to better connect the community to recreational spaces including Buchanan Mall and major destinations in the Western Addition.
May 12, 2022

The SFMTA’s Residential Traffic Calming Program is a resident-directed program that implements traffic calming measures to reduce speeding on residential streets in San Francisco.
May 03, 2022

Ever wondered how you can engage in our work?
April 26, 2022

Our board approved the Golden Gate Park - John F. Kennedy Drive Access Equity Study which explored barriers that exist to access the park, particularly for people living in Equity Priority Communities in Districts 3, 10, and 11.
April 22, 2022

We celebrated the opening of the Presidio’s newest park, Battery Bluff. Built atop one set of Presidio Parkway tunnels and made possible by the Presidio Parkway project, visitors can enjoy beautiful trails, overlooks, gardens, picnic areas, and more.
April 11, 2022

We are exploring local and regional strategies to improve transportation along Octavia Boulevard and the surrounding area, including Oak Street and the Panhandle.
April 07, 2022

District 7 Transportation Authority Board Member Myrna Melgar joined SFMTA and community leaders for the installation of the first 20 mph sign along Ocean Avenue.
April 01, 2022

We joined Transportation Authority Board Members, transportation leaders, and city officials to celebrate the opening of SFMTA’s Van Ness Improvement Project.
March 22, 2022

San Francisco’s transportation needs continually evolve as the city grows and changes. To keep up with that evolution - and plan for the future - we update the San Francisco Transportation Plan every four years. We want your help to shape the plan.
March 18, 2022

What might a post-Covid future look like for San Francisco’s mobility? Our Executive Director, Tilly Chang, shares some of her thoughts.
March 17, 2022

Transit agencies are reporting record highs in ridership since the beginning of the pandemic.