San Francisco Green Festival

"The San Francisco Green Festival is a joint project of Global
Exchange and Green America.  As a fledgling in 2002, San Francisco
started with only 50 speakers and a handful of special events. In 2008,
the San Francisco Green Festival boasted 3 days filled with the best in
green, and continues to expand in size and scope! With more than 150
renowned speakers and 400 green businesses, this event was an amazing
success!

Find out how Bay Area neighbors, community
nonprofits and city departments are working together to make their
cities healthier places to live."

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San Francisco Green Festival

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"The San Francisco Green Festival is a joint project of Global Exchange and Green America.  As a fledgling in 2002, San Francisco started with only 50 speakers and a handful of special events. In 2008, the San Francisco Green Festival boasted 3 days filled with the best in green, and continues to expand in size […]

San Francisco Green Festival

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"The San Francisco Green Festival is a joint project of Global Exchange and Green America.  As a fledgling in 2002, San Francisco started with only 50 speakers and a handful of special events. In 2008, the San Francisco Green Festival boasted 3 days filled with the best in green, and continues to expand in size […]

Dreaming of Pedestrian Heaven on San Francisco’s Oldest Street

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Enjoying a car-free Grant Avenue at Noodle Fest. Photo: Michael Rhodes Could San Francisco’s first and oldest thoroughfare become the city’s first true pedestrianized street? Since the day in 1835 when William Richardson drew the first map of Yerba Buena that included just one street, called "Calle de la fundacion" — Foundation Street, which ran […]

Green Wave Becomes Permanent on Valencia Street

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Valencia Street’s nearly two-year-old Green Wave signal re-timing aimed at prioritizing bicycle traffic speeds continues to please street users, city leaders, and advocates alike. What started as a temporary pilot will become a permanent institution this week with the installation of four new Green Wave signs along the corridor. “Green Waves are the most recent […]