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Taken with Transportation Podcast

Welcome to Taken with Transportation, the official podcast of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency. Each episode will take you along for the ride as we profile the people and policies that make accessible, equitable transportation in San Francisco possible. These stories will cover everything from the city’s streets to the inner workings of the SFMTA and offer insight and perspectives you won’t get anywhere else. We’re passionate about the work we do and want to share that passion and commitment with you. 

About the host

Melissa Culross comes to the SFMTA from the radio industry where she spent three decades hosting broadcasts and creating content for a variety of stations on both the East and West Coasts, including KCBS, Star 101.3 and Alice@97.3 in the Bay Area. Melissa has been drawn to storytelling her whole life and has been a regular San Francisco public transit rider since moving to the city in the 1990s. 

Episode Transcripts

Celebrating Culture and Community on a Cable Car

More Than a Meter Maid

School Days

Transit Month on Muni

Connecting Community to Transit

Stop and Go

Happy Birthday to a San Francisco Treasure

Bringing Everyone on Board

Cleanliness Is Next to...Comfort and Safety

Welcome Aboard!