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Former Muni Instructor Says Favoritism In Training Is Putting Public Safety At Risk

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Allegations of favoritism have surfaced at Muni Metro’s Light Rail training division in San Francisco.

Mustafa Mohamed is a transit supervisor in Muni’s light rail department, a high ranking position in what’s considered the most elite division of the SFMTA. 553 more words

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San Francisco Muni Disables End Doors On Light Rail Trains After Passenger Gets Hand Trapped

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – New temporary safety measures have been introduced for some doors on newer San Francisco Muni light-rail vehicles after a woman got her hand stuck in the door of a train car and was dragged down the platform. 499 more words

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Climate Chronicles

Climate Chronicles

By, Natalie R. Cohen, President, National Municipal Research, Inc. 

Increasing intensity, frequency and damage from major weather events, whether hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfires or river flooding have drawn attention to our changing climate. 1,105 more words

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Eyewitness Describes Terrifying Moment When Woman Gets Stuck In Muni Car Door

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) – The video, first obtained by the San Francisco Examiner is hard to watch. It shows an elderly woman attempting to enter the new N-Judah train last Friday. 346 more words

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CPUC Investigating New Muni Trains Over Coupling Pins, Malfunctioning Doors

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Officials with the California Public Utilities Commission early Friday evening confirmed that the agency is investigating two recently uncovered problems with San Francisco Muni’s new fleet of streetcars. 572 more words

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A Busy Weekend Schedule Prompts Muni Disruptions

420 Event at Golden Gate Park

Saturday, April 20: A large group of participants is expected to gather at Robin Williams Meadow (formerly Sharon Meadows) and in the Alvord Lake area in the southeast of Golden Gate Park. 606 more words

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SFMTA Discovers Broken Shear Pins On New Muni Streetcars

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Muni officials on Wednesday evening reported a dangerous problem on the relatively new fleet of Muni streetcars being operated in San Francisco. 215 more words

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