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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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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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