Public Praises Proposed Parklets

Posted Wednesday December 15, 2010 by Natalie

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 Post St. in Lower Nob Hill.  The latter parklet would be installed on one of the downtown area’s many one-way arterial streets.

“Pedestrian conditions are far from optimal. There was a fatal collision a couple of blocks away and we believe we should do as much as possible to improve conditions in the area. We believe this parklet will be a major improvement,” Elizabeth Stampe, the executive director of Walk San Francisco, told the hearing officer.

Read the full article at Streetsblog