SPUR Lunchtime Forum: The Complete Street: A new plan for Cesar Chavez

"See an example of San Francisco’s new approach to street planning with the redesign of Cesar Chavez Street. The project is a laboratory of public support, interagency challenges, creative funding, stormwater management and good urban design. With Andres Power, project manager for the Cesar Chavez redesign and other city staff as they share lessons learned from this work." 

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Cesar Chavez: A Traffic Sewer Transformed Into a Safer Street

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Western Cesar Chavez Street has been transformed after decades as a dangerous motor vehicle speedway that divided the Mission and Bernal Heights neighborhoods. City officials cut the ribbon today on a redesign of the street, nearly nine years after residents began pushing for safety improvements. Cesar Chavez was widened in the 1930s and 40s at […]

Community Meeting: Cesar Chavez East Planning

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From SFBC: The San Francisco Planning Department will hold the kick-off meeting to discuss opportunities to redesign the Cesar Chavez Street, from Hampshire Street to Illinois Street, including the 101 and I-280 freeway interchanges. This stretch of Cesar Chavez was approved to have bike lanes the whole length, but this planning process will allow neighbors […]

SFBC Golden Wheel Awards

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From SFBC: KEYNOTE ADDRESS We’ve all heard about New York’s incredible work over the last few years adding bikeways, launching a large-scale bike sharing system and debuting miles of other livable streets improvements — plazas, parklets and more. What is New York City’s secret to success? Meet her in person on June 20 at our […]

Unclogging the Cesar Chavez Traffic Sewer

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A 14′ median with trees will be added to Cesar Chavez when the bicycle injunction is lifted One of the many casualties of the bicycle injunction has been the community led plan for reconstruction of Cesar Chavez Street between Guerrero and the 101.  Over the past five years, community groups led by CC Puede, the […]

This Week: N-Judah Upgrades, Cesar Chavez Ribbon Cutting

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This week, the SFMTA will hold two community meetings on improvements coming to the N-Judah. It’s also time to cut the ribbon on the newly-finished redesign of Cesar Chavez Street, and another community meeting on Geary Bus Rapid Transit will be held in Japantown. We’re having some technical problems with the actual calendar pages, which […]