San Francisco Living: AIA Home Tours Weekend

"This popular weekend showcases modernism at its finest and features a wide variety of architectural styles, neighborhoods and distinctive San Francisco residences, all in keeping with this year’s theme of Everyday, Design.

AIA recommends biking the Home Tours weekend. Bicyclists must purchase day-of tickets at the Home Tours Headquarters and must show up with their bicycle in order to receive the discount."

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Sages, Saints, and Spirits AIA Guided Bike Tour

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"Join AIA SF for a guided architectural bike tour of San Francisco’s sacred and worship spaces. The tour will focus on notable structures which house daily rituals and special life events. Looking at both historic and modern places of worship, you will be able to see works by Lewis Hobart, Julia Morgan, Stanley Saitowitz and […]

The Real Numbers on Golden Gate Bridge Bicycle Crashes

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Flickr photo: -kÇ- The Golden Gate Bridge draws thousands of tourists who walk and cycle on the span for its vistas of the city and the sunsets.  Its sidewalks are also a major commute route for hundreds by daily bicycle commuters. And that means sometimes bicycles and pedestrians collide. Local news hounds have jumped to […]
Rally to save 'Car-Free JFK' held in February. Photo: Sergio Ruiz

The Museums Want One More Crack at Ending Car Free Streets

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The San Francisco Examiner reports that a new ballot measure has been filed with the City of San Francisco, which its proponents are calling “Access for All.” If successful, the measure would: Reverse the Supervisors’ April decision to create a permanent car-free JFK in Golden Gate Park Undo the bans on motor vehicles along stretches […]