BART Board Workshop – Lake Merritt Station Area Plan

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Lake Merritt BART Station Area Plan Meeting

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From EBBC: The next CSG meeting is happening on Monday, December 13th. Attached you will find an agenda for the meeting. Representatives from related planning processes will make presentations during the first part of the meeting. The second part will focus on a proposal for the subarea workshops. Please come with your thoughts about how […]

Oakland Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee

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From EBBC: On the agenda for the December meeting is an update from the City on the Lake Merritt BART Station Area Plan. Currently, they are proposing bike lanes on many of the streets around Lake Merritt BART, but not on 8th and 9th Streets through Chinatown. We need to keep the pressure on the […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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This week, tour the Powell Street Promenade, support filling in bike lane gaps on 17th Street, and cruise the streets “Ghost Town”-style with the SF Bike Party. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: Tour of the Powell Street Promenade. SPUR members are invited on a tour of Pavement to Parks’ “new and innovative public space in […]

Today’s Headlines

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Supervisors Finally Approve Siemens Contract to Build New Muni Train Fleet (SFBay, Biz Times) Tour de Fat Bikes and Beer Festival Returns in Golden Gate Park Tomorrow (Hoodline, SFGate) BART Inspects Train Wheels, Finds 23 Flaws on 20 Trains (CoCo Times) After Report, BART Board Promises to Change Negotiation Tactics, Union Relations (SFGate) Drivers Complain About […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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This week, the SFMTA Board of Directors hears an update on the People’s Plan, the EBBC urges Oakland supporters to speak up for bike lanes around Lake Merritt BART Station, and the SF Planning Commission holds a hearing on a luxury condo development at the Embarcadero. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: The SFMTA […]

Public Hearing for Lake Merritt BART Station Area Plan

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From Transform: Link for more information: http://www2.oaklandnet.com/Government/o/PBN/OurServices/Plan… TransForm is working with local stakeholders and the City of Oakland to unlock the Lake Merritt station area’s strong potential as a new model for a transit-oriented, walkable community in the region. The Lake Merritt BART Station area currently hosts moderate density housing but has little in the […]