Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Events

SF Board of Supervisors Meeting

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Agenda [pdf] On the agenda: Planning Code – Transit Impact Development Fee Increase and Updates Accept and Expend Grant – Twin Peaks Trail System Improvements – $131,041 Accept and Expend Grant – South of Market Alleyways Improvement Project – $1,381,000 Contract Approval – Complete Coach Works – 80 Neoplan Diesel Buses Rehabilitation – Not to Exceed […]

SPUR Exhibition Opening : PUBLIC Works

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From SPUR: The design, quality and use of our public spaces may be the best measure of the success of our democracy, since it is in these spaces that most of us interact. SPUR and PUBLIC Bikes present an exhibition that examines the meaning and value of public spaces within our cities. Twenty-nine renowned designers […]

SPUR Lunchtime Forum: Moving to Work

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From SPUR: Image Credit: Flickr user davidyuweb Commutes are difficult for many in the Bay Area, but they’re particularly hard for lower-income workers with less flexible schedules and jobs far from public transit. As the Bay Area prepares for a three-year federal grant for economic development, a team of researchers is gathering important information on how […]

SPUR Lunchtime Forum: ZNE vs VMT

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From SPUR: Image Credit: Flickr user hadsie Someday soon California’s building energy codes may require all buildings to achieve zero net energy (ZNE), meaning they make as much energy as they use and have no carbon emissions. But this anticipated push does not recognize the difficulty — if not impossibility — of achieving ZNE in very […]