Bushwaffle Tour with Rebar

Rebar hosts a public tour with Bushwaffle, a modular inflatable outdoor furniture piece, demonstrating the power of Bushwaffle to soften any urban surface and provide space for freedom and play.

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Unlocking San Francisco’s Privately Owned Public Open Spaces

The shortage of public spaces in San Francisco’s downtown has long been compounded by the fact that the urban geography of privately owned public open spaces (POPOS) makes them hard to find and even harder to enjoy. The San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR) last week released a report that details all of downtown’s POPOS, […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

This week, help redesign Cesar Chavez Street, take a planning tour of Downtown Oakland, speak up for 15 MPH school zones, and get “thinking” with two historical walking tours. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday: Cesar Chavez Community Meeting. Help envision the redesign of Cesar Chavez Street with the SFMTA, the SF […]

Design Cycle: Urban Prototyping Presented by Rebar

From SFBC: Mission Bicycle Company presents Matthew Passmore, co-founder of SF’s Rebar Group, in an exploration of urban prototyping. The night’s presentation also includes the very first glimpse of the Streetscape Kit of Parts, an urban prototype kit for testing and developing bike lanes, designed in collaboration with the SF Bicycle Coalition. Come early at […]

Latham Square Plaza Community Design Workshop

Join City of Oakland staff and Rebar for a creative community gathering to envision the Latham Square Plaza pilot. Art and design activities for children and adults! Help design the future of Downtown Oakland! Can’t make the meeting? Share your thoughts on what Latham Square needs at: lathamsquare@gmail.com -or- visit: www.oaklandnet.com/LathamSquare