Parklet Hearing for Arizmendi Bakery in the Inner Sunset

The SF Department of Public Works will hold a hearing on approving a proposed parklet in front of Arizmendi Bakery on 9th Avenue at Irving Street in the Inner Sunset. Come out and help support public seating areas for gathering, socializing, eating, drinking, enjoying the fresh air, bike parking, and more for a livable city!

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This week, a SPUR forum discusses innovative urban parks, the Board of Supervisors looks at restoring vehicle license fees, Sunday Streets gets things going with its fundraiser party, the Caltrain Board votes on devastating cuts, and the SF Bike Party celebrates your favorite female role-models. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday: Urban […]

Inner Sunset Residents Sign on to Vision for Public Plaza

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In the midst of the bustling Inner Sunset Street Fair on Sunday, a canvas on the corner of 10th Avenue and Irving Street re-imagined the street as an inviting, car-free public plaza. This is just an idea — but it could happen if we wanted it to, read the text accompanying a photo-realistic rendering of a pedestrian […]

Jane’s Walk San Francisco

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"This walk will begin in the heart of Cole Valley, just a stone’s throw away from the bustling Haight Ashbury district. From there, we’ll wind our way through Cole Valley, down Hugo Street, admiring the historic Victorians and small neighborhood businesses along the way. We’ll then stroll down Irving Street, the Inner Sunset’s commercial hub, […]

SFMTA Begins Work on Fell Street Protected Bike Lane

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New “Better Streets” Website Helps Residents Untangle City Bureaucracy

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The San Francisco Better Streets Program launched a new website this week to provide a central source of information to help residents procure street improvements like traffic-calming measures, parklets, bike corrals, plantings, art installations, sidewalk fixtures, and permits for car-free events in their neighborhood. The website, sfbetterstreets.org, “combines all the city’s guidelines, permit requirements, and […]