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Eyes on the Street: SFMTA Restores Two-Way Traffic on Ellis

Posted By Aaron Bialick On May 22, 2012 @ 2:30 pm In District 6,Tenderloin,Traffic Calming | 8 Comments

The SFMTA last week restored two-way traffic on four blocks of Ellis Street, from Polk to Jones Streets. It’s the final phase of a project that also converted two blocks of the adjacent Eddy Street last month [2],¬†bringing humane traffic speeds to what used to be highway-like, one-way arterial streets.


In front of the Tenderloin National Forest at Ellis and Leavenworth. Photo: Frank Chan/Flickr [4]

Check out more of Frank Chan’s always-stellar shots after the break and¬†on his Flickr account [5].


Photo: Frank Chan/Flickr [7]


Photo: Frank Chan/Flickr [9]

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[1] Image: http://www.flickr.com/photos/geekstinkbreath/7235638504/in/photostream

[2] converted two blocks of the adjacent Eddy Street last month: http://sf.streetsblog.org/2012/04/24/sfmta-brings-humane-two-way-traffic-back-to-ellis-and-eddy/

[3] Image: http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7238/7235631188_951310416a_z.jpg

[4] Frank Chan/Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/geekstinkbreath/7235631188/in/photostream

[5] on his Flickr account: http://www.flickr.com/photos/geekstinkbreath/sets/72157629887660585/with/7235633070/

[6] Image: http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7216/7235633070_587d9462d9_z.jpg

[7] Frank Chan/Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/geekstinkbreath/7235633070/sizes/z/in/set-72157629887660585/

[8] Image: http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7225/7235639138_26a6821f2b_z.jpg

[9] Frank Chan/Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/geekstinkbreath/7235639138/in/photostream

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