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Help improve Market and Folsom!

Posted Thursday February 03, 2011

Come to tomorrow’s MTA hearing: 10 am, City Hall, Room 416 Speak...

Come to tomorrow’s MTA hearing: 10 am, City Hall, Room 416 Speak up for wider sidewalks on Folsom at 20th, 22nd, and 24th, and making cars turn off Market at...

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Pedestrian projects create more jobs!

Posted Tuesday February 01, 2011

A new report by the League of American Bicyclists, based on a...

A new report by the League of American Bicyclists, based on a study of Baltimore street repairs, found that for every $1 million in spending, road construction projects create only...

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Envision a better Market Street! Thurs Jan 20, 6pm

Posted Tuesday January 11, 2011

Join us at this interactive workshop to envision a better Market Street!...

Join us at this interactive workshop to envision a better Market Street! The City is planning to repave Market in 2015, and is looking for community input. This is our...

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Collisions down significantly on 19th Ave, Van Ness and Lombard

Posted Monday January 10, 2011

Todays Examiner reports that double-fine zones on City streets that also happen...

Todays Examiner reports that double-fine zones on City streets that also happen to be state highways – 19th Avenue, Van Ness and Lombard – are having the desired effect on...

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Opine, win a prize: Fill out the Walk SF survey

Posted Monday January 03, 2011

Tell us about your experience with Walk San Francisco and how you’d...

Tell us about your experience with Walk San Francisco and how you’d like to be involved as we grow and get even more active in 2011. The survey is open...

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Help us build on this momentum in 2011!

Posted Thursday December 30, 2010

Several TV and radio stories aired in response to the front-page San...

Several TV and radio stories aired in response to the front-page San Francisco Chronicle article on pedestrian safety in San Francisco, and the fact that 800 people a year get...

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Executive directive moves SF toward safer streets

Posted Monday December 20, 2010

Today, Mayor Newsom released an executive directive on pedestrian safety, which was...

Today, Mayor Newsom released an executive directive on pedestrian safety, which was created with the help of Walk SF: “San Francisco is one of the nation’s most walkable cities, but...

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The mean streets of SF

Posted Monday December 20, 2010

Tune in Walk SF on TV today: KPIX 5 at noon [here’s...

Tune in Walk SF on TV today: KPIX 5 at noon [here’s the clip], 5pm, and 6pm, and KTVU 2 at 5pm Or on the radio: KGO 810 AM at...

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Public Praises Proposed Parklets

Posted Wednesday December 15, 2010

Streetsblog reports that at a recent DPW hearing members of the public...

Streetsblog reports that at a recent DPW hearing members of the public turned out 4 to 1 in support of two parkelts proposed for Valencia St. in the Mission, and...

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Support further study of congestion pricing

Posted Monday December 13, 2010

The County Transportation Authority’s Congestion Pricing Feasibility Study is going before its...

The County Transportation Authority’s Congestion Pricing Feasibility Study is going before its board tomorrow — speak up or attend the Tues Dec. 14 meeting to support continued study. Congestion pricing...

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