Rubber Side Down Movie Premiere

"Rubber Side Down is the story of two amateur Canadian cyclists who
pedaled over 4900 miles in an effort to shed light on Crohn’s Disease
and ulcerative colitis. All proceeds will benefit the Crohn’s and
Colitis Foundations of America and Canada."


19th Century Bicycling: Rubber was the Dark Secret

“If the increase continues, the time is not very distant when not to own and ride a bicycle will be a confession that one is not able-bodied, is exceptionally awkward, or is hopelessly belated.” —“The Bicycle Festival,” July 13, 1895 New York Times The bicycle came to San Francisco during the last quarter of the […]

SF Board of Supervisors Meeting

Agenda and schedule Of note: 26-36. Treasure Island Redevelopment 39. Comfirming Joél Ramos to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Board of Directors 41-43. Public Hearing – Purchase/Sale Agreement and Ground Lease – East Side of Arelious Walker Drive, at Gilman, and 5800 Third Street 48. Apply for Grant – Installation of Rubber Sidewals Proposed Ordinances: […]

This Week: SF Bike Party and Sunday Streets in GG Park

Folks celebrating the Fourth of July weekend with a staycation in the city can hop on board with the SF Bike Party and enjoy some car-free bliss at Sunday Streets on the west side. Here are the highlights from this week’s Streetsblog calendar: Monday: SF Transit Riders Union Transit Action Commitee Meeting. Get involved with SFTRU’s efforts to […]

San Jose Bike Party

From SJBP: This months theme is the Rapture ride. Lots of folks think the rapture will occur right before the final battle between the Angels and Demons. Basically you will see the same stuff that was in the movie Ghostbusters   Fire and brimstone coming down from the skies! Rivers and seas boiling! Forty years of darkness! Earthquakes, […]