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The SFMTA Weaponizes Convenience in its Drive for Fare Increases

The SFMTA likes fare increases. A lot! It brings in the moneys so they can “have more of the moneys omg” as they keep saying over and over again. Funny, they don’t seem to like making people pay for parking … Continue reading

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Lies The SFMTA and “Transit Advocates” Told Me About Fare Increases – UPDATE

Here we go again. The SFMTA finds itself in a financial jam, as it always seems to. Fortunately for the SFMTA and “Mayor” Ed Lee, they’ve found some creative ways to “get more money” for the agency. Even more fortunate … Continue reading

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o hai! Chronicle 2008 = NJC 2006

Reading CW Nevius’s column today in the Chronicle regarding MUNI fare collections and budget woes today is kind of like reading the N Judah Chronicles or SFist.com two years ago. To which I’d simply say, welcome to the party, Chronicle, … Continue reading

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O Hai! Chatter, Chatter, and More Chatter About Fares, Fines, and Fun on MUNI!

The long, slow march towards some increases in MUNI Fast Passes and parking fines continues, unabated, as we approach tomorrow’s SFMTA meeting to discuss said changes. The Mayor’s been playfully hinting at said increases, and earlier talk that said Fast … Continue reading

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