SF Bicycle Coalition Rec Ride: Tour of SF Dump & Artist In Residence Program

"Join Recology SF for an eye-opening tour of San Francisco’s Dump and Transfer Station. The tour will include of a discussion about recycling and sustainability, a trip to the art studio to meet the current artist-in-residence, a stop at the Household Hazard Waste Facility, an unforgettable visit to the transfer station and finally a walk through the sculpture garden."


This Week in Livable Streets Events

Take it easy during the work week and prepare for an action packed, free-wheeling, rustic dining, advocacy supporting weekend. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Wednesday: SPUR Lunchtime Forum: New BART expansions. Guests from BART and VTA will discuss their goals and strategies for connecting South and East Bay hubs to the BART […]

Put it on the Street, A Look at Curbside Recycling

Ever wonder where your garbage goes? This is the first stop on the way to the big land fill at Altamont Pass. (Editor’s note: this is the latest installment from contributor Chris Carlsson, The Nowtopian) At least once a week all of us in San Francisco schlep our garbage to the curb to be picked […]

Artist In Residence Dump Ride

"For nearly 20 years, the Artist In Residence Program at SF Recycling & Disposal has been providing selected local artists with the opportunity to create art using materials gathered from San Francisco’s refuse. Join your fellow art-loving cyclists on a ride to the next artists’ reception, featuring the works of David Hevel and James Sansing."

I’m Getting Married to the Girl I Met on Muni

Six years ago today, I struck up a conversation with Therese as we walked through the fare gates into Powell Station to wait for the N-Judah. I’d seen her there before, since we both regularly took the train after our late-night retail shifts in Union Square through the holiday shopping season. Last weekend, while waiting […]