San Francisco Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend traffic and transit impacts

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) advises San Francisco residents and visitors of the following event-related traffic and service impacts this holiday weekend, Saturday, Jan. 15 – Monday, Jan. 17. Event participants and fun seekers should check with sfmta.com or call 311 to find out which of the 80 Muni lines will get them where they want to go.

the-dream

Holiday Muni Schedule and Parking Enforcement

On the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday, Muni will operate on a regular weekday schedule.

Parking meters and seven day street sweeping will be enforced citywide on the holiday. Commuter tow away, residential parking permits and Monday-Friday street sweeping will not be enforced.

Meters on SF Port property are enforced seven days per week throughout the year. Hazards are always subject to citation and towing.

MLK March and Celebration

At 11 a.m. on Monday the MLK March will start at 4th and Townsend streets and proceed south on 4th Street, east on Channel Street, north on 3rd Street and west on Howard Street to Yerba Buena Gardens. The march is expected to conclude at approximately noon.

The MLK Celebration will be held at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Caltrain Freedom Train

The Caltrain Freedom Train will arrive at the 4th Street and King Street Station at 10:55 a.m.

Muni bus shuttles will be standing by to transport those Caltrain “Freedom Train” riders unable to participate in the MLK March. Participants may take the 30 Stockton or 45 Union-Stockton bus routes south on 4th Street for post-event service back to Caltrain.

Traffic and Transit Impacts

Street closures will be required beginning at 9:30 a.m. along the MLK March route. Cross traffic will be allowed through except when the march is passing. The SFPD will allow two lanes of traffic along the east side of 3rd Street .

The following Muni lines will be directly affected by this event:

N Judah
T Third

8X Bayshore Express

10 Townsend

12 Folsom

30 Stockton

45 Union-Stockton

47 Van Ness

See Related: LOCAL RABBI STILL MOVED BY HIS MARCH WITH KING IN ’65

See Related: SUSTAINING THE DREAM OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. JANUARY 17 – THROUGH COMMUNITY SERVICE

See Related: SAN FRANCISCANS RALLY TO SAVE LIVES IN HAITI

forward

» Don’t miss a thing. Get Sentinel breaking news alerts delivered to your inbox

SENTINEL FOUNDER PAT MURPHY
pat-murphy-wood-wall-nov-101
Photo By Luke Thomas FogCityJournal.com


Telephone: 415-846-2475
Email: SanFranciscoSentinel@yahoo.com

fidf

Comments are closed.