Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Events

Divisadero Water Walking by Thinkwalks

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How Many Lakes were on Divisadero? (And how did one of them cause a murder?) How do those water-loving willow trees on Alamo Square quench their thirst? (It’s not the dog pee!) Topics covered on this walk: Yelamu Indian trail, history of Divisadero Street, earliest development in the neighborhood, evidence for and against lakes along […]

Water Wallking Laguna Honda by Thinkwalks

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How is this creek valley different from all others in San Francisco? How did the water get here? And where does the water disappear to? Topics covered on this walk: First water transport aqueduct to bring outside water, history of the abandoned reservoir and former Lake Honda, evidence for and against sewage ponds along the […]

Walk the Wiggle by Thinkwalks

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Whether you’re visiting from afar or a deeply entrenched local, this is your chance to deeply explore SF history! Did you know the Freeway Revolt that changed the world started in this neighborhood? Did you hear the recent discovery that San Francisco was founded right here, by Duboce Park? Did you know that the Mint […]

SFMTA Engineering Hearing

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Agenda On the agenda: Establish transit-only center lane 16th St to Duboce Ave Establish no turn on red: Southbound Jones St at Golden Gate Ave; Eastbound Golden Gate Ave, at Jones St Establish multiple left turn lanes: Southbound Jones St at Golden Gate Ave (in conjunction with a pedestrian-only signal phase change) Establish no left turns except transit, […]