News & Events

Walk with us through the "Trendyloin" on April 24

Posted Monday April 18, 2011

Join Walk SF next Sunday, April 24, as we connect the upscale and...

Join Walk SF next Sunday, April 24, as we connect the upscale and the downtrodden in the Tenderloin, Polk Gulch, and Lower Nob Hill. Walk SF member and urban planner Michael...

Read More »

Hearing and media focus on the plight of pedestrians

Posted Monday April 11, 2011

This morning, Supervisor Eric Mar held a hearing at which the Pedestrian...

This morning, Supervisor Eric Mar held a hearing at which the Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee (PSAC) presented a report on the state of the city and recommendations for improvement. If...

Read More »

Hearing on Pedestrian Safety in District 6

Posted Wednesday April 06, 2011

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...

Read More »

Walk to Work Day!

Posted Thursday March 31, 2011

Every year, the first Friday in April is Walk to Work Day,...

Every year, the first Friday in April is Walk to Work Day, and the weather couldn’t be better for it! We walked in to City Hall with Supervisor Jane Kim–who...

Read More »

Join Walk SF at the Walk For Thought in the Presidio

Posted Tuesday March 22, 2011

Join Walk SF at the Presidio at the Walk For Thought on...

Join Walk SF at the Presidio at the Walk For Thought on Saturday April 2! Bonus: All participants and volunteers will receive 20% off at the Presidio Sports Basement on the...

Read More »

Volunteer with Walk SF at Sunday Streets!

Posted Wednesday March 16, 2011

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,...

Read More »

Sunday 3/13: Watershed ThinkWalk

Posted Friday March 11, 2011

Join Walk SF this Sunday as Joel Pomerantz from ThinkWalks takes us...

Join Walk SF this Sunday as Joel Pomerantz from ThinkWalks takes us on a tour of the changing San Francisco landscape around the Laguna Honda watershed. Get a “Cadillac Desert”-style...

Read More »

Monday 3/14: Keep Golden Gate Park's paths safe

Posted Wednesday March 09, 2011

In a little-publicized recent decision, the Recreation and Park Department decided to...

In a little-publicized recent decision, the Recreation and Park Department decided to allow a private operator to conduct Segway tours on pedestrian paths in Golden Gate Park. On Monday March...

Read More »

Volunteers needed for Market Street pedestrian study

Posted Saturday February 26, 2011

As part of the Better Market Street Project, the City is working...

As part of the Better Market Street Project, the City is working with renown architect and urban designer Jan Gehl to conduct a study of how pedestrians use Market Street – and...

Read More »

Romantic Russian Hill Walk this Sunday

Posted Friday February 11, 2011

RSVP today for our Russian Hill walk on Sunday! http://goo.gl/JA3uh Grab your...

RSVP today for our Russian Hill walk on Sunday! http://goo.gl/JA3uh Grab your valentine, or come stag, and join Walk SF as we tour Postcard San Francisco with a walk through...

Read More »