On September 19th and 20th, the Consulate General of the Netherlands in San Francisco, in cooperation with the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, will host ThinkBike, a bicycle promotion and design workshop.
Bikeway design experts from the Netherlands will lead a series of workshops in San Francisco to discuss how the Netherlands has implemented a concerted program to promote cycling and to make specific recommendations on how San Francisco can improve the comfort and safety of its bicycle route network. Over the course of two days, teams of local experts will work with Dutch bicycle planners to address challenges to cycling in San Francisco.
Closing Session: Teams of local and Dutch experts will share proposals for projects to improve cycling in San Francisco with elected officials and members of the public.
Aaron was the editor of Streetsblog San Francisco from January 2012 until October 2015. He joined Streetsblog in 2010 after studying rhetoric and political communication at SF State University and spending a semester in Denmark.