Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Valencia Street

Get Ready for Four Months of Sunday Streets in the Mission

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This weekend kicks off the first of four Sunday Streets events in the Mission every month through August, and organizers will be watching its success to evaluate the feasibility of making Valencia and 24th Streets car-free as frequently as once a month. The Mission has become by far the most popular route for Sunday Streets, bringing out an estimated […]

KTVU Reporter Documents Own Harassment of Cyclists

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Last week, KTVU 2 reporter David Stevenson drove down Valencia Street, yelling at bicycle riders through the window of his motor vehicle, asking where their helmets were. He even brought a camera crew to film it — oddly enough, in the name of bicycle safety. “As twilight descends,” Stevenson told viewers, “the most vulnerable of […]