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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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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,...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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