SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) - San Francisco's cable cars and vintage streetcars have been taken
out of service today due to the 49ers NFC Championship game against the
Seattle Seahawks, a transit spokesman said.
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has made several
changes in its Sunday transit service on to protect fans, riders and Muni
vehicles from potential damage during or after today's 49ers game, which
starts at 3:30 p.m., spokesman Paul Rose said.
Most cable cars have been replaced by bus shuttles for the day.
Powell Street cable car lines will only run between Fisherman's Wharf and
Cable car shuttles will carry customers between the cable car
turnaround at Market and Powell streets and the intersection of Washington
and Powell streets, Rose said.
The California Street cable car line will be replaced by a shuttle
starting at 2 p.m.
All day today, the F-Market streetcars will be serviced by Muni
Most Muni Metro trains will run regular service, with the
exception of the N-Judah, which will be serviced by Muni bus shuttles between
stops at 22nd Avenue and Church Street.
Starting at 6 p.m., there will be no buses making stops on Market
Street between Van Ness Avenue and the Embarcadero, Rose said.
Buses will be rerouted to Mission Street between those two
All overhead lines that power electric Muni buses throughout the
city have been de-energized, Rose said.
Other Muni bus lines will also run temporary re-routes on Sunday.
The most updated information regarding route and service changes
can be found online at www.sfmta.com or by calling 511.