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SFMTA Starts Commuter Shuttle Pilot Program

August 1, 2014 | 4:53 pm

SFMTA Starts Commuter Shuttle Pilot Program

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Advocates for seniors and people with disabilities protested, briefly disrupting several bus departures.

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SFMTA Approves Higher Fees For Google, Tech Buses

July 15, 2014 | 5:15 pm

SFMTA Approves Higher Fees For Google, Tech Buses

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The agency is proposing to charge transportation service providers using the Muni network $3.55 per shuttle stop.

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Protesters Block Yahoo Shuttle at MacArthur BART Station

April 2, 2014 | 2:39 pm

Protesters Block Yahoo Shuttle at MacArthur BART Station

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The latest in a series of demonstrations against tech buses.

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San Francisco Supervisors Deny Appeal of Google Bus Law

April 2, 2014 | 9:20 am

San Francisco Supervisors Deny Appeal of Google Bus Law

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Opponents of tech shuttles had fought city plan to charge the buses $1 per stop per day.

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Corporate Shuttle Bus Trumpets Environmental Benefits

February 5, 2014 | 9:57 am

Corporate Shuttle Bus Trumpets Environmental Benefits

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Accentuating the positive amid the controversy over the shuttle buses of technology firms.

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Yet Another Protest Against Tech Buses as San Francisco Adopts Shuttle Plan

January 21, 2014 | 4:25 pm

Yet Another Protest Against Tech Buses as San Francisco Adopts Shuttle Plan

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Protest blocks buses as city transit board approves plan to formally allow the buses to use Muni stops.

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Good Read: Rebecca Solnit vs. the Tech Buses, Round 2

January 8, 2014 | 7:00 am

Good Read: Rebecca Solnit vs. the Tech Buses, Round 2

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San Francisco author expands critique of the buses and of the tech sector’s impact in the city.

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San Francisco Cuts Deal to Allow Shuttles to Use Muni Stops

January 6, 2014 | 5:13 pm

San Francisco Cuts Deal to Allow Shuttles to Use Muni Stops

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City announces 18-month pilot plan that will issue permits and charge fees for using Muni facilities.

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Aboard the Google Bus, Looking Out at the Protest

December 20, 2013 | 4:35 pm

Aboard the Google Bus, Looking Out at the Protest

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What it’s like to get caught in a growing social conflict on your way to work.

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