NOPA VELO’s Pavement-to-Parks and Parklets Ride

10 mile, easy-to-moderate ride

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NOPA VELO’s Death-by-Duel: Lake Merced Ride

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"Join NOPA VELO spins out for its second monthly ride to Lake Merced and back. Visit the NOPA street named for the victim of the dastardly death-by-duel between a U.S. Senator and a Supreme Court Justice, then count the paces at the Lake Merced shootout. Ride is an easy, flat 2.5 hour trek & all […]

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 […]

Today’s Headlines

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Low Expectations for High-Speed Rail at NYU Conference (Streetsblog NY) California HSR Bidding Could Begin in Late 2011 (Biz Journal via Infrastructurist)  LA Times: "A High-Speed Zip Across Europe by Train" Software Called "Fleet Focus" Will Track SF City Vehicle Usage (SF Examiner) Central Subway Construction Will Mean End of SOMA Gas Station (SF Examiner) […]

NOPA VELO’s Lions to Maidens World’s Fair Ride

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From SFBC: NOPA VELO’s first ride of the year kicks off with a celebration of World’s Fairs, from the 1894 Midwinter Exposition in Golden Gate Park (the lions) to the 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition at the Palace of Fine Arts (the maidens). 90 minutes, one long climb, one swift descent. All level bikers welcome. […]

NOPA VELO’s Patty Hearst/Presidio Ride

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"Join the first NOPA VELO monthly bike ride for 15 miles through Golden Gate Park and the Presidio with two moderate climbs. Visit NOPA site of Patty Hearst/Tania’s captivity and get Presidio update from Ranger Dale. Patty/Tania and park ranger attire encouraged. All level riders welcome."