Learning from the Netherlands

From SFBC:

Join Leah Shahum, Executive Director of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, David Chiu, Board of Supervisor’s President, and Bart Van Bolhuis, Consul General for the Netherlands, as they share lessons from living and studying the extraordinary bicycling experience of Amsterdam.

How can SF catch up with the widespread demand for improvements and connect our city through bikeways and safe streets that help more people of all ages discover the multiple benefits of cycling? Find out more as these city leaders share their ideas on how we can make San Francisco an easier place to shop, live, and play, and meet the city’s goal of 20% of trips by bicycle by 2020.

$8-10 Donation; No one turned away for lack of funds. Purchase tickets at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/209538 Or RSVP: lecture@adpsr-norcal.org

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