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

Posted Thursday September 20, 2018

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

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

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

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 hosted the Climate Summit; time to walk the talk

Posted Friday September 14, 2018

Yesterday, we published this opinion editorial in the San Francisco Examiner: SF...

Yesterday, we published this opinion editorial in the San Francisco Examiner: SF must walk (and bike and bus) its talk on climate by Brian Wiedenmeier, Rachel Hyden and Jodie Medeiros September 13, 2018 Paris,...

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San Francisco hosted the Climate Summit; time to walk the talk

Models of all ages and ethnicities needed for our photo shoot September 22

Posted Tuesday September 04, 2018

Walk San Francisco, the nonprofit advocate for safe streets for all, is...

Walk San Francisco, the nonprofit advocate for safe streets for all, is doing a photo shoot to get images for our new website and other materials. Will you be one...

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Models of all ages and ethnicities needed for our photo shoot September 22

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

Posted Tuesday September 04, 2018

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

Advocates for safe streets call out Trump Administration’s fuel economy claims

Posted Wednesday August 08, 2018

STATEMENT FROM THE SAN FRANCISCO VISION ZERO COALITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August...

STATEMENT FROM THE SAN FRANCISCO VISION ZERO COALITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 8, 2018 CONTACT: Cathy DeLuca, Walk San Francisco Policy & Program Director, 415-610-8025, cathy@walksf.org   Advocates for safe...

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Advocates for safe streets call out Trump Administration’s fuel economy claims

Tell the SFMTA: Stand strong for pedestrian safety on Geary

Posted Wednesday August 08, 2018

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

San Francisco Bay Area Families for Safe Streets receives award

Posted Tuesday August 07, 2018

Turning grief into action, to end traffic violence When Julie Mitchell stepped...

Turning grief into action, to end traffic violence When Julie Mitchell stepped onstage last month to accept a Golden Wheel award on behalf of San Francisco Bay Area Families for...

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San Francisco Bay Area Families for Safe Streets receives award