By Joe Fitzgerald Rodrigue : sfexaminer – excerpt
Jeffrey Tumlin to lead Muni after sexual harassment scandal, operator shortage
Jeffrey Tumlin will head San Francisco’s transportation agency, Mayor London Breed is set to announce Wednesday.
Breed’s move to bring new leadership to the troubled San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency caps off her year-long effort to reform its workplace culture, stem its operator shortage, and fix its rampant mechanical woes.
Those problems led to Breed asking for the previous SFMTA Director of Transportation, Ed Reiskin, to resign.
Muni’s year of tumult has culminated in this appointment, part of Breed’s bid to reform the agency…
Tumlin will start his new role in December, pending approval by the SFMTA Board of Directors in the coming weeks…(more)
Hope that he has learned by his many past mistakes.