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News from Walk SF’s Feb newsletter

Posted Saturday February 04, 2012 by admin

The House just passed a transportation bill that slashed funds for biking...

The House just passed a transportation bill that slashed funds for biking and walking — and actually repealed Safe Routes to School.¬†Thanks to everyone who spoke up — Representatives received...

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News from Walk SF’s Feb newsletter

Vote Yes on B for Safer Streets

Posted Tuesday November 01, 2011 by admin

Yes on B! Prop B includes over $70 million for pedestrian safety...

Yes on B! Prop B includes over $70 million for pedestrian safety improvements: wider sidewalks, “road diets” to calm traffic, new curb ramps for wheelchairs and strollers, and more. Why...

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Haight Street redesign approved!

Posted Sunday October 23, 2011 by admin

Thanks to everyone who wrote in and spoke up at the hearing...

Thanks to everyone who wrote in and spoke up at the hearing in favor of a two-way Haight with a transit-only lane and lots of improvements for safer walking. The...

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Haight Street goes before MTA Board

Posted Monday October 17, 2011 by admin

Walk SF supports the Haight Street project, which focuses on the stretch...

Walk SF supports the Haight Street project, which focuses on the stretch from Laguna to where Haight meets Gough and Market. The project will: Improve pedestrian safety by adding countdown...

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Walk SF in the New York Times – Fund Safe Walking

Posted Wednesday July 06, 2011 by admin

UPDATE: Protect pedestrian funding in the transportation bill — call or email...

UPDATE: Protect pedestrian funding in the transportation bill — call or email Senator Barbara Boxer and urge her not to cut funds for safe walking! You can call Senator Boxer...

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Support safe speeds around SF schools!

Posted Thursday June 23, 2011 by admin

Help Walk SF make San Francisco the first big city in the...

Help Walk SF make San Francisco the first big city in the state to create safer school zones! We are excited to announce the first step toward 15-mph zones around...

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Get involved with pedestrian advocacy in May

Posted Wednesday May 18, 2011 by Natalie

There are some great events surrounding pedestrian advocacy coming up in May!...

There are some great events surrounding pedestrian advocacy coming up in May! Check out how you can get involved: Continue Support for a Safe Masonic Better Market Street Workshops Learn...

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Masonic Avenue is tragically unsafe. You can help.

Posted Wednesday May 11, 2011 by admin

UPDATE: The redesign was approved by SFMTA staff and goes next to...

UPDATE: The redesign was approved by SFMTA staff and goes next to the board! Thanks everyone for speaking up in support! Last Friday morning, 61-year-old James Hudson was killed while...

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Hearing on Pedestrian Safety in District 6

Posted Wednesday April 06, 2011 by admin

UPDATE: Thanks everyone for speaking up and emailing the supervisors! The hearing...

UPDATE: Thanks everyone for speaking up and emailing the supervisors! The hearing was packed with over 100 people, many of whom gave very moving testimony about the dangers they face...

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Volunteer with Walk SF at Sunday Streets!

Posted Wednesday March 16, 2011 by Natalie

We’re looking for volunteers to help at Sunday Streets, this week and...

We’re looking for volunteers to help at Sunday Streets, this week and throughout the year. This Sunday, we’ll don our “I Walk SF” t-shirts, grab some balloons and a boombox,...

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