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Email and Text Alerts

Overview

The SFMTA offers a free electronic subscription service that allows you to receive real-time email or text alerts about Muni service as well as email updates about agency news and projects.

Choose from an expanding array of topics and information categories, such as updates from our blog.

Sign up now!

Subscription Categories

  • Muni Alerts (Get real-time and scheduled alerts, organized by time of day, about your Muni routes or lines.)
  • Agency News (Choose press releases, blog updates or other meeting notifications.)
  • Muni Forward (Find projects here that are part of our effort to transform SF transit.)
  • All Projects (Learn about the various transit, bike, pedestrian and complete street improvements happening throughout the city.)
  • Elevator Alerts (Customers who rely on elevators to reach Muni subway service can sign up for updates on the status of the station elevators.)

Of course, we also update our Twitter feed@sfmta_muni, with the latest information on what is happening on Muni.

We will continue to add other update topics including upcoming events, news, construction updates and project updates. You will be able to select the updates that matter to you.

How it Works

Any valid email or text address will allow you to subscribe for as many topics as you like. Once you’ve selected your topics and completed the subscription process, you will be ready to receive messages. If you subscribe to receive these messages on a mobile device, we will send you a confirmation which includes special instructions.

Email Alert Terms and Conditions

You may select to receive SFMTA project updates and Muni alerts through by email. Opt-in by following the links above. Message frequency varies. By opting in to this service, you consent to receive email alerts. Consent to receive marketing email messages is not required as a condition of purchasing any goods or services.

By signing up, you are confirming you are over the age of 13.

Stop Information

Use the Unsubscribe link in any alert email to stop receiving SFMTA project updates and Muni alert messages from SFMTA via email. You will receive a confirmation email.

Mobile Alert Terms and Conditions

You may select to receive SFMTA project updates and Muni alerts through your mobile device. Opt-in by following the links above or text SFMTA or Muni to 415415. Message frequency varies. By opting in to this service, you consent to receive mobile text alerts using an automatic telephone dialing system. Consent to receive marketing text messages is not required as a condition of purchasing any goods or services.

By signing up, you are confirming you are over the age of 13.

Stop Information

Text STOP to 415415 to stop receiving SFMTA project updates and Muni alert messages from SFMTA on your mobile device. You will receive a confirmation text.

HELP Information

For additional information, text HELP to 415415 or contact munifeedback@sfmta.com.

Supported carriers are:

AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile®, Verizon Wireless, Boost, Cricket, MetroPCS, U.S. Cellular, Virgin Mobile, Google Voice, ACS Wireless, Advantage Cellular (DTC Wireless), Appalachian Wireless, Atlantic Tele-Network International (ATN), Bandwidth, Bluegrass Cellular, Buffalo Wireless, CableVision, Carolina West Wireless, Cellcom, Copper Valley, C-Spire Wireless (formerly Cellsouth), Cellular One of East Central Illinois, Chariton Valley Cellular, Cross (dba Sprocket), Duet IP, Element Mobile, EpicTouch, GCI Communications, Golden State, Hawkeye (Chat Mobility), Hawkeye (NW Missouri Cellular), i Wireless (IOWA Wireless), Illinois Valley Cellular, Immix (Keystone Wireless / PC Management), Inland Cellular, Mobi PCS (Coral Wireless LLC), Mosaic, MTA Communications, MTPCS / Cellular One (Cellone Nation), Nex-Tech Wireless, Panhandle Telecommunications, Peoples Wireless, Pine Belt Wireless, Pine Cellular, Pioneer, Plateau, Revol Wireless, RINA, SI Wireless/Mobile Nation, SouthernLinc, SRT Wireless, Thumb Cellular, Union Wireless, United, Viaero Wireless, West Central Wireless, Leaco, Nemont/Sagebrush. T-Mobile is not liable for delayed or undelivered messages.

User Fees

While the SFMTA does not charge a fee for the e-mail and text messages, messaging and data rates may apply. Check your wireless plan for details and read the complete Terms and Conditions.

Manage Subscriptions

It’s easy to manage your account or unsubscribe to the topics that you have subscribed to. Links to manage your account will be in the footer of every e-mail sent from the system. For subcriptions to your mobile device, please refer to the mobile instructions on this page for additional information.

Need help?

Please feel free to call 311 or email munifeedback@sfmta.com. 

NextMuni Updates

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