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This Weekend: Sunday Chinatown Run + Presidents’ Day

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

President’s Day Holiday Muni Service and Parking Enforcement

This Monday, in observance of President’s Day, Muni will operate on a Saturday schedule.

Parking meters and restrictions for seven-day street sweeping will be enforced.

However, there will be no enforcement of parking restrictions for:

  • Monday through Friday street sweeping
  • Residential parking permits
  • Commute hour tow-away zones

For complete details, visit the holiday enforcement schedule webpage.

45 travelling through Chinatown in the afternoon.
Southbound 45 Union/Stockton travelling through Chinatown to Caltrain on June 6, 2016. SFMTA Photo Archive


Chinatown YMCA 5K & 10K
Sunday, 8 a.m.

Come on down to Chinatown for the 39th annual Chinatown YMCA Run this Sunday. Kicking off at 8 a.m. on Grant Avenue and Sacramento Street, the 5K and 10K races will take runners through historic Chinatown and the Financial District to the finish line on Kearny and California streets, where top finishers will receive special awards provided by the event’s many sponsors.

Muni provides a number of service options to Chinatown: the Powell Mason and California Cable Car lines, the 1 California, 2 Clement, 3 Jackson, 8 Bayshore, 10 Townsend, 12 Folsom/Pacific, 30 Stockton, and 45 Union/Stockton routes.

Muni service note: the 10 Townsend and 12 Folsom/Pacific routes will have re-routes.

Van Ness Construction Reminder

All left turn lanes on Van Ness Avenue have been removed with the exceptions of those at Broadway (southbound), Lombard Street (northbound) and temporarily at Hayes Street (northbound).

Van Ness traffic lanes have been reduced from three to two on these segments:

  •  Northbound from Post to Filbert Street
  • Southbound from Filbert to Washington Street

For complete details on these changes, please our Van Ness Improvement Project page.

Temporary J Church and K Ingleside Service Changes Reminder:

Due to Balboa Park Station Area and Plaza Improvement construction work, there are now temporary stop changes in effect for the J Church and K Ingleside lines at Balboa Park Station. These stop changes will be in place through the end of February. For details, please read our September 1 blog post.

“On Tap” gives you a heads up about the big events in town and what Muni routes and lines will get you to the party. Look for this feature to be posted usually on Wednesdays for a look ahead to the weekend. Check out our Weekend Traffic & Transit Advisory for more details.