"Come join the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, Recreation and Parks General Manager Phil Ginsburg, and Department of Public Works Director Ed Reiskin for a fun ride through Golden Gate Park to celebrate the joys of riding on the newest and smoothest pavement on JFK Drive. The SF Bicycle Coalition’s Good Roads Campaign worked with the city to prioritize this and other pavement improvements on San Francisco’s busiest bike routes. Join us as we pedal our way down to the Ocean, filled with smooth roads and fun facts about Golden Gate Park."
This week, celebrate brand new smooth pavement and join the fight for a more open government. Plus, more highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday: Celebrate Smooth Pavement on JFK Drive. The SFBC’s Good Roads Campaign worked with the city to prioritize this and other pavement improvements on the city’s busiest bike routes. Join the crew […]
From SFBC: JFK Drive in Golden Gate Park is a treasured “everybody on a bike” space, welcoming and fun for pedalers of all ages and abilities, especially on car-free days. But biking to JFK Drive can be challenging, with access routes into the park in need of much improvement. Join this survey ride to take […]
From SFBC: Celebrate safe comfortable bicycling for everyone in Golden Gate Park with the separated bikeway on JFK Drive. The SF Bicycle Coalition will be out with coffee and snacks and information on bringing separated bikeways in your neighborhood. To volunteer to celebrate as a Bicycle Ambassador email Tessa@sfbike.org
Flickr photo: Kate McCarthy, sfbike Last Saturday, as I was pedaling through Golden Gate Park, alongside a glut of bumper-to-bumper cars, I kept thinking to myself, "Why did I come on Saturday?" It had been so long since I spent a Saturday in GG Park. The juxtaposition was disgusting to me: a gaggle of cars […]
The expected construction of a physically-separated bikeway along a stretch of John F. Kennedy (JFK) Drive in Golden Gate Park will now come no sooner than December, according to a report from the San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA). “All parties involved in the project recognize that they underestimated the complexity of the planning and design […]
When traffic engineers from the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) invited the public to weigh in on the design of Golden Gate Park’s first separated bikeway on John F. Kennedy (JFK) Drive last night, the discussion wasn’t dominated by complaints about losing car parking. Instead, the room was filled with citizens eager to see JFK […]