July 24, 2020
The Transbay Joint Powers Authority and partnering agencies recently held an inaugural meeting of the project’s Executive Steering Committee to launch the next phase of the Downtown Rail Extension Project.
July 23, 2020
SFMTA’s Vision Zero Proactive Traffic Calming Program aims to enhance the safety of residential streets for all residents, especially for seniors and people with disabilities, by using traffic calming measures to slow speeding vehicles.
July 21, 2020
Improvements coming to District 3 include a pedestrian scramble at Kearny/Jackson, a crosswalk at Columbus/Green/Stockton, and removal of dual-turn lanes at the intersections of Kearny and Post, Sutter, and Pine.
July 14, 2020
The Southgate Road Realignment will provide safer connections at the I-80 Bay Bridge interchange at the top of Yerba Buena Island leading to and from Treasure Island.
June 24, 2020
SFMTA Director Jeffrey Tumlin presented the agency’s Transportation Recovery Plan at our board recently. The plan seeks to strategically increase transit service to respond to crowding and public feedback, and install permanent and temporary infrastructure to best serve riders given constrained resources and to minimize health risks.
June 23, 2020
Site work and construction for the Maceo May Apartments, an affordable housing project on Treasure Island, will begin this summer, along with supporting transportation improvements led by the Transportation Authority.
June 22, 2020
The Transportation Authority board allocated funding to SF Public Works for the Buchanan Mall Bulbouts Project which aims to reduce pedestrian crossing distances and increase visibility of pedestrians. Later on, SF Public Works will also renovate the entire Buchanan Mall 5-block park which is located in Western Addition.
June 19, 2020
San Francisco Public Works renovated 24 blocks near Twin Peaks and Glen Canyon Park by repaving the street, adding 70 new curb ramps, and implementing sidewalk and curb repairs.
June 11, 2020
We stand with the millions of people protesting the brutal murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Sean Monterrosa, Erik Salgado, Ahmaud Arbery, and many other Black and Brown people unjustly killed at the hands of law enforcement and white civilians.
May 29, 2020
To determine how the remaining portion of the $1.3 billion in federal CARES funding should be distributed, MTC established the Blue Ribbon Transit Recovery Task Force, which will also inform transit agency recovery strategies.
May 29, 2020
The recent shelter-in-place orders have changed traffic patterns and congestion much more rapidly than we’ve ever seen.
May 26, 2020
What does coronavirus mean for our Downtown Congestion Pricing Study? The future is uncertain, but as we move toward economic recovery, we expect to see the return of congestion, possibly at greater levels than before.
May 21, 2020
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.