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What do people walking on 6th Street want? We asked.

Posted Thursday September 20, 2018 by Natasha Opfell

Yesterday morning, my Walk SF colleagues and I headed to the corner...

Yesterday morning, my Walk SF colleagues and I headed to the corner of 6th Street and Jessie to talk with the people who live, work, and walk on 6th Street. ...

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What do people walking on 6th Street want? We asked.

Tell the SFMTA: I support making 6th Street safer for people walking

Posted Thursday September 20, 2018 by Natasha Opfell

According to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA), 6th Street has...

According to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA), 6th Street has one of the highest concentrations of pedestrian collisions, injuries, and fatalities in San Francisco.  Every 16 days, a...

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Tell the SFMTA: I support making 6th Street safer for people walking

Safe Routes to Transit in the Excelsior

Posted Wednesday September 19, 2018 by Natasha Opfell

Walk-Bus Ride Audit Takes a Close Look at Mission and Geneva Everyone...

Walk-Bus Ride Audit Takes a Close Look at Mission and Geneva Everyone who takes transit is also a pedestrian, so ensuring safe routes to transit is a vital part of...

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Safe Routes to Transit in the Excelsior

We won! The Geary Rapid Project will include important safety fixes for walking

Posted Wednesday September 19, 2018 by Cathy DeLuca

Today, when you cross Geary Boulevard, as compared to an average city...

Today, when you cross Geary Boulevard, as compared to an average city street, you are eight times as likely to be hit by a car. Now, thanks to Walk SF...

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We won! The Geary Rapid Project will include important safety fixes for walking

San Francisco’s first-ever raised intersection is coming to Page Street

Posted Tuesday September 04, 2018 by Cathy DeLuca

An important step toward safer streets Today, at a San Francisco Municipal...

An important step toward safer streets Today, at a San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority (SFMTA) hearing, we celebrated a milestone victory for pedestrians! The City approved and will build the...

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San Francisco’s first-ever raised intersection is coming to Page Street

Tell the SFMTA: Stand strong for pedestrian safety on Geary

Posted Wednesday August 08, 2018 by Cathy DeLuca

Tell the SFMTA: Stand strong for pedestrian safety in the Geary Rapid...

Tell the SFMTA: Stand strong for pedestrian safety in the Geary Rapid Project Change is afoot for one of San Francisco’s most dangerous streets for pedestrians: Geary Boulevard. Today, when...

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Tell the SFMTA: Stand strong for pedestrian safety on Geary

Page Street: A new neighborway + SF’s first raised intersection?

Posted Wednesday May 16, 2018 by Jodie Medeiros

The Page Street Neighborway Project holds a lot of promise. Will it...

The Page Street Neighborway Project holds a lot of promise. Will it reach its full potential? Making a “neighborway” The project’s goal is to make Page Street calm, pleasant, and...

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Page Street: A new neighborway + SF’s first raised intersection?

SF Department of Public Works commits every employee to Vision Zero

Posted Wednesday April 18, 2018 by Jodie Medeiros

Last year, 20 people were killed in traffic crashes in San Francisco,...

Last year, 20 people were killed in traffic crashes in San Francisco, and hundreds more were injured. That’s why the City has a Vision Zero goal to eliminate all serious...

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SF Department of Public Works commits every employee to Vision Zero

Building a Better Bike Lane — for All

Posted Wednesday March 14, 2018 by Jodie Medeiros

Designing protected bike lanes that are safe and accessible for all pedestrians....

Designing protected bike lanes that are safe and accessible for all pedestrians....

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Building a Better Bike Lane — for All

Major Changes Coming to SoMa

Posted Tuesday February 27, 2018 by Jodie Medeiros

Big changes are afoot in SoMa. And they're desperately needed....

Big changes are afoot in SoMa. And they're desperately needed....

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Major Changes Coming to SoMa