SPUR Forum: Roads Were Not Built for Cars

From SPUR:

The book Roads Were Not Built for Cars traces the pivotal — and largely unrecognized— role that bicyclists played in the development of modern roadways. Hear from the book’s author about how bicycling inspired some of the most famous pioneers of the automobile and how the two transport modes drifted worlds apart. Co-presented by Island Press.

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SPUR Forum: If You Unbuild It, They Will Come

From SPUR: Unbuilt San Francisco: The View From Futures Past highlights dozens of buildings and plans that were never built. Why did these plans fail, and how would San Francisco be a different place today had they been successful? Join the co-curator at SPUR, one of five locations collaborating on this show, to dive deeper into […]

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Oil Companies Succeed Getting Measure to Rollback AB32 on Ballot (SF Gate, SJ Business Journal) More Coverage of Yesterday’s Bike Injunction Hearing From SFBG, Bay Citizen, BCN via SF Appeal Arco Station Owner Gets Physical with Protestors Who Say He’s Guilty of Assault (The Snitch)  In D.C., Ray LaHood Takes Inaugural Ride in New Green […]

SPUR Forum: Driving Electric in SF

From SPUR: Photo courtesy of Flickr user carlosgomez More and more vehicles on the road are now electric. How is San Francisco leading the charge to install infrastructure to support them, and how is the electric car movement preparing for the future? Join experts for a discussion of the state of EV infrastructure in the city […]