This Weekend: Sunday Streets Returns to the Tenderloin and Civic Center

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It’s been a while, but the Tenderloin and Civic Center will be graced once again with Sunday Streets this weekend. Get out and enjoy this rare opportunity to play on the normally speed-dominated streets of one of the city’s densest neighborhoods.

  • bart

    will the crackheads be there?

  • mikesonn

    What are the hours? I take it already started so I’ll probably head down in a bit anyway.

  • mikesonn

    Great event and nice tie in w/ Glide. Amazing how much better Tenderloin is without massive amounts of speeding traffic.


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This Week in Livable Streets Events

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Sunday Streets: Civic Center/Tenderloin

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Today’s Headlines

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