"How can waste water be reused? Visit public projects and private residences to learn about greywater systems, rainwater harvesting, and the history of water in San Francisco. TransitionSF and the San Francisco Permaculture Guild are leading these Transition Tours showcasing local efforts that create community and support both the environment and economy."
From EBBC: On Friday, September 27th, BayCycle Project’s founder Judah Schiller will be the first person to bike across the San Francisco Bay on water. Join us and watch history in the making as Judah sets off from Oakland and arrives in San Francisco. BayCycle Project is the first U.S. organizing body and community for water […]
"The Water System Improvement Program approved by voters in November 2002 to upgrade the Hetch Hetchy water system has completed 40 of 47 projects in San Francisco. This year, the project will triple its construction efforts as it moves into six counties upgrading regional tunnels, pipelines and other facilities that help bring water to our […]
"CounterPULSE and Shaping San Francisco director Chris Carlsson conducts 4-hour historical tours of San Francisco by bicycle. Bring a snack and water."
From SFBC: This is an entirely different look, during a four hour bike tour, at San Francisco labor history. Bring a snack and water, and reserve your spot: 415-608-9035, sliding scale $15-50, benefiting Shaping San Francisco
From ShapingSF: Join Shaping San Francisco co-director Chris Carlsson for this 4-hour historical tour of San Francisco by bicycle. Covering everything from literary dissenters to urban riots and protests, this tour examines sites of conflict and unrest, the social movements and upheavals, that have shaped San Francisco since its origins. Bring a snack and water.
"See the cemeteries and gravesites of historic figures that inspired Doug Dorst’s Alive in Necropolis. After the tour, there will be an option to ride back to San Francisco with the group. Tour leader Chris Carlsson is the Director of FoundSF.org, a living archive of San Francisco history, and the author of books on San […]