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Happy hour before a busy 2011

Posted Friday December 10, 2010

Thanks to everyone who came to Walk SF’s Member Meeting (and Greeting)!...

Thanks to everyone who came to Walk SF’s Member Meeting (and Greeting)! It was a great time to come together and share an evening with people who care about making...

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Member Meeting (and Greeting): Thurs Dec 9, 6-8pm

Posted Wednesday December 08, 2010

Walk San Francisco’s Annual Member Meeting (and Greeting) Thursday December 9, 6-8...

Walk San Francisco’s Annual Member Meeting (and Greeting) Thursday December 9, 6-8 pm SPUR Penthouse, 654 Mission Street at New Montgomery, 4th floor Special guest speakers: State Senator Mark Leno...

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Support tax benefits for public transit commuters!

Posted Tuesday December 07, 2010

Help halt unfair cuts to transit riders’ tax benefits! Last year, Congress...

Help halt unfair cuts to transit riders’ tax benefits! Last year, Congress nearly doubled the amount workers could deduct from their paychecks to $230 (before taxes) to apply toward monthly...

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Stonestown parking lot gets pedestrian improvement

Posted Tuesday November 30, 2010

Streetsblog reports that the Stonestown Galleria shopping mall recently installed a raised...

Streetsblog reports that the Stonestown Galleria shopping mall recently installed a raised crosswalk to improve pedestrian safety in their parking lot. Where implemented, raised crosswalks have been found to be...

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The cost of unsafe streets

Posted Thursday November 18, 2010

(Read the new, hard-hitting Streetsblog story on this) On Tuesday, the San...

(Read the new, hard-hitting Streetsblog story on this) On Tuesday, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) released a new report in response to the impressive Pedestrian Safety Study and...

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Come Walk Off the Turkey with WalkSF

Posted Friday November 12, 2010

Join WalkSF the Sunday after Thanksgiving, November 28th for an informal walk...

Join WalkSF the Sunday after Thanksgiving, November 28th for an informal walk through the Mission to Bernal Hill and walk off all that Thanksgiving goodness! We'll be ending at Mission...

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Election roundup: Victory for Prop AA!

Posted Wednesday November 03, 2010

Great news! San Francisco’s Prop AA passed, which will raise $1.25 million...

Great news! San Francisco’s Prop AA passed, which will raise $1.25 million for street improvements for pedestrians, and another $1.25 million for transit reliability improvements. More good news from the...

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Vote on Tuesday! Yes on AA, No on 23 and 26

Posted Tuesday October 26, 2010

The election is Tuesday November 2 — be sure to vote! Here’s...

The election is Tuesday November 2 — be sure to vote! Here’s what Walk San Francisco is recommending: YES ON AA San Francisco’s Proposition AA would create a $10 fee...

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Let's make Monterey Boulevard safer

Posted Wednesday October 20, 2010

With the release last week of a new report, Walk SF and...

With the release last week of a new report, Walk SF and Friends of Monterey Boulevard are building the case for lower speeds and safer streets in Sunnyside. Download the...

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Q & A with Walk SF's director

Posted Wednesday October 20, 2010

Mother Earth News is featuring a Q & A with Walk SF...

Mother Earth News is featuring a Q & A with Walk SF director Elizabeth Stampe by Carolyn Szczepanski of the Alliance for Biking and Walking. Read the story here...

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