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SPUR Lunchtime Forum: A new Doyle Drive

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"With funding from the federal stimulus package, the new Presidio Parkway is slated to start construction this fall, replacing the decrepit Doyle Drive. Designed in deference to its natural surroundings in the Presidio and along Crissy Marsh, Presidio Parkway will allow for more pedestrian crossings, direct access to the Presidio and a calming transition to […]

SPUR Evening Symposium: Good Design SF

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"Good design can solve everyday problems. Join Min Day Architecture, Mike and Maaike, Stamen Design, Surface Design, Kuth Ranieri Architects and Volume, some of the brightest minds from the vast and varied San Francisco design community, as they present simple solutions to some of the city’s most pressing issues, selected by urban leaders who can […]

SPUR Lunchtime Forum: The story of William Stout Books

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"William Stout, owner of San Francisco’s eponymous bookstore, William Stout Architectural Books—and, as of late September, SPUR’s new neighbor—will tell the story of his store, which first opened as an urban salon for local architects in 1978. He’ll also talk about his publishing arm—which has produced books on architecture, urbanism and design theory—as well as […]

SFBC Monthly Good Roads Ride – Back to the Bayview

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"What better way to spend a “San Francisco summer” morning than a full-throttle spin through the Bayview to keep dastardly street defects from disrupting rides? Join the Good Roads Crew in their noble endeavor to mark every pothole, crack, and trench with spray paint and turn them in to 311 for rapid repair. Good cheer […]