Muni pilot programs floated to improve transit along the waterfront

by : sfexaminer – excerpt

The Warriors’ arena, the Giants’ Mission Rock redevelopment and Pier 70 mixed-use development are far from concrete proposals, but The City is not waiting to get transportation accommodations along the waterfront on the ground.

And with the public’s nod, several pilot programs aimed at transit solutions for the area from Crissy Field to Hunters Point Shipyard could launch as early as this spring.

The potential pilots arise from discussions around a Waterfront Transportation Assessment that began in October 2012 and wrapped up last December. Phase two of the assessment, which analyzes transportation conditions along the waterfront over the next quarter century, involves several community meetings through June. At a 6:30 p.m. meeting Wednesday at Pier 1, the Piers 30-32 Citizens Advisory Subcommittee could give the stamp of approval to some pilots… (more)