News & Events

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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This Saturday: Peak to Peak!

Posted Saturday October 09, 2010

Have you registered for Peak to Peak yet? Our 13-mile SF walk...

Have you registered for Peak to Peak yet? Our 13-mile SF walk is this Saturday, October 16 — join us! We’ll walk from 24th and Mission over 10 peaks to...

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Today is International Walk to School Day

Posted Wednesday October 06, 2010

This morning, Walk San Francisco joined with Friends of Monterey Boulevard and...

This morning, Walk San Francisco joined with Friends of Monterey Boulevard and parents at Sunnyside Elementary for a celebration of Walk to School Day. We’re calling for slower speeds and...

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Peak to Peak: register, recruit sponsors, win prizes!

Posted Friday October 01, 2010

Register today for Peak to Peak 2010 — 13 miles, 10 peaks,...

Register today for Peak to Peak 2010 — 13 miles, 10 peaks, all-new route! Today is the final day for early-bird registration. Already registered? If you’ve already registered, now’s the...

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