Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Events

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This Week: Making Cities Greater, Better Bikeways, Bike Share Community Dinner

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Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday/tonight! Making Cities Greater Than Ever. As New York City’s deputy mayor for economic development and rebuilding in the Bloomberg administration, Dan Doctoroff accomplished a number of major projects, including the post-9/11 redevelopment of Lower Manhattan. But it was more universal problems, from traffic congestion to climate change, […]
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This Week: Intelligent Infrastructure, What Land is Left, Homeless families

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Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday Intelligent Infrastructure. In our increasingly connected world, it is wireless infrastructure, rather than the built form, that binds a city together. What does this paradigm mean for architects and urban planners? Come hear speakers discuss how knowledge of the ‘smart city’ is critical to understanding our […]
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This Week: Beyond the Tracks, Interim Uses, Scavenger Hunt

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Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday/today! Beyond the Tracks. SPUR, in collaboration with the California High-Speed Rail Authority and key station cities, recently released a major report looking at the economic development and land use opportunities of high-speed rail. Join them to hear what they learned. Tuesday/today! 12:30, SPUR San Jose, 76 […]
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This Week: Bike Advisory Committee, Telegraph Ambassadors, Civic Center

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Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday/tonight! Bicycle Advisory Committee. The committee meets monthly to consider bicycle transportation projects and policies to make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors, the SFMTA, and other City and County agencies. Monday/tonight! August 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m., City Hall, Room 408, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, S.F. […]
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This Week: Urban Biking, Affordable Housing, Learning from Seattle

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Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday/tonight! Intermediate Urban Biking. Already feel reasonably comfortable riding your bike in the city? Have a good sense of your rights and responsibilities? Then it’s time for you to develop your skills even further. This brand-new classroom course teaches more advanced skills and techniques: riding in all […]