Please join Livable City for our annual Livability Awards and Member Celebration
November 19 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the historic Old Mint.
This event is an opportunity for Livable City to recognize innovators, advocates, and public servants for their leadership and accomplishments and celebrate with our amazing members and friends.
This year, we are proud to recognize David Baker, a Livability Innovator in architecture and urban design, and Leah Shahum, a Livability Advocate for cycling and sustainable transportation. Everyone is welcome to attend, and current Livable City members come for free! Earlybird tickets are $45 each and $55 at the door.
What better way to start your week than with a livable streets meet-up! Here are the highlights from this week’s livable streets calendar. Monday: Livable Streets Community Meet-Up. Join Streetsblog SF and the Livable Streets Initiative to meet fellow advocates from around the Bay Area to discuss the role of technology in transportation advocacy. Whether […]
It's not that surprising to see San Francisco and Berkeley in AARP's list of most livable cities, because they are very well served by transit and both have progressive policies aimed at improving people's lives. But they are expensive.
Editor’s note: Today we have a guest post from Democratic Rep. Earl Blumenauer, who has represented Oregon’s 3rd Congressional District since 1996. He is the lead sponsor of the House’s "CLEAN TEA" climate legislation and founded the Congressional Bicycle Caucus. Rep. Earl Blumenauer. Photo: Airdye.com With much excitement, today we are launching the Livable Communities […]
The newest member of the Livable Streets Initiative, Livable Streets Education (LSE), partners with schools, cultural institutions and community-based organizations working for improved urban livability, greener transportation, and safer streets. This spring, LSE is in residency at 15 schools around New York City, working with students in grades K-8, as well as partnering with community […]
This week’s Streetsblog Calendar starts off with a visit from one of the Livable Streets movement’s top luminaries, and ends with ice cream. Here are the week’s highlights. Tuesday: Sunday Streets to Great Streets: Enrique Peñalosa. Enrique Peñalosa will speak at a public forum about the future of San Francisco’s streets. Peñalosa is the former Mayor of […]
(If you’re planning to join us on September 10, please RSVP on Eventbrite or Facebook. If you’re interested in sponsoring or advertising at the event, click here for more details.) In case you’re just hearing about our birthday party for the first time, we’ll be at Manny’s in the Mission from 6-9 p.m. on Tuesday, […]