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Support safe speeds around SF schools!

Posted Thursday June 23, 2011

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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Toast the pedestrian this Wednesday!

Posted Tuesday June 21, 2011

This Wednesday, we’re having a party at Elixir in the Mission. Get...

This Wednesday, we’re having a party at Elixir in the Mission. Get your friends together and join us after 9pm for a drink at this historic, comfy bar. Cheer on...

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Speak up for a two-way Haight Street!

Posted Monday June 20, 2011

Update: see the Streetsblog story SFMTA is proposing to fix the one-way...

Update: see the Streetsblog story SFMTA is proposing to fix the one-way block of Haight Street between Octavia and Gough, where Haight meets Market. The proposed project will make conditions...

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Kick off summer with Walk SF at these awesome June events

Posted Thursday June 02, 2011

Summer is unofficially here, and with its arrival comes a couple of...

Summer is unofficially here, and with its arrival comes a couple of great events: Sunday Streets Bayview/Dogpatch Sunday Streets is headed to the Bayview, Dogpatch, and Potrero Hill neighborhoods on...

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California’s Streets Dangerous “By Design”: Seniors, Minorities Bear Greatest Burden

Posted Tuesday May 24, 2011

A new report released today by Transportation for America revealed that pedestrians...

A new report released today by Transportation for America revealed that pedestrians represent a disproportionate number of traffic fatalities in San Francisco, and among those who walk, seniors and minorities...

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Fight utility box blight

Posted Friday May 20, 2011

At&T wants to put 726 refrigerator-sized utility boxes, for free, on our...

At&T wants to put 726 refrigerator-sized utility boxes, for free, on our public sidewalks. The San Francisco Planning Department wants to exempt these from the California Environmental Quality Act. We...

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Get involved with pedestrian advocacy in May

Posted Wednesday May 18, 2011

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

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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Walk SF in the Sunday New York Times!

Posted Wednesday May 11, 2011

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/08/technology/08parking.html Now, to Find a Parking Spot, Drivers Look on Their Phones...

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/08/technology/08parking.html Now, to Find a Parking Spot, Drivers Look on Their Phones …Drivers cruising for parking spots generate 30 percent of all downtown congestion, city officials estimate. Now San Francisco...

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Nerd Out with Walk SF: Hayes Valley Caption WALC, May 7

Posted Tuesday April 19, 2011

Put on your your walking cap, pull up your thinking socks, and...

Put on your your walking cap, pull up your thinking socks, and join us May 7th for a special sleuthing tour of Hayes Valley! What will it be like? Think:...

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