SPUR Walking Tour: Parks and parklets tour

"Join Andres Power, manager of the City’s Pavement to Parks
program, on a walking tour of the city’s street parks and “parklets.”
Pavement to Parks has been working with community groups around the city
over the last year to trial new green community spaces on underused
streets and parking spaces. Learn more about the newly renovated Castro
Plaza, the city’s first “parklet” on Divisadero, and other innovative
projects. The tour is organized by the San Francisco Great Streets
Project, an initiative of SPUR"

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SPUR Walking Tour: Valencia Street parklets

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From SPUR: Building on the success of the Pavement to Parks program, new parklets are transforming parking spaces into public places throughout the city. Join Andres Power of the Planning Department for a tour of the newest parklets on Valencia Street and talk with the parklet hosts and designers about how these community-led projects are helping […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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This week, the Board of Supervisors questions the mayor on the next SFMTA chief, city staffers discuss Market Street, and three walking tours explore parks and parklets. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: The SF Board of Supervisors meets. Supervisors will ask the Mayor Ed Lee questions regarding the next SFMTA Executive Director, […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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This week is all about getting out of the house and out of the car. Discover parklets in your neck of the woods and cruise to work on your bike for Gas-Free Friday. Then, get ready for the weekend as Sunday Streets rocks the Mission all over again. Here are this week’s highlights: Today: The […]

Powell Street Promenade Tour

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From SPUR: The city’s latest Pavement to Parks project runs for two blocks on Powell Street alongside the famed cable car line and was created in partnership with the Union Square Business Improvement District (BID) and Audi of America. Join Donna Ficarrotta of the Union Square BID, Andres Power of the Planning Department and the promenade designer for a […]