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This Week: SFMTA Board to Vote on a Safer Polk Street

The Polk Street redesign faces a key vote tomorrow, and the SFMTA will show proposed safety and transit upgrades along the 30-Stockton route on Wednesday. Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: The moment of truth for protected bike lanes on Polk Street. The SFMTA Board of Directors is set to vote on […]

This Week: A People-Friendly Mission Street

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It’s a light week on the Streetsblog calendar — here are the highlights: Wednesday: The SFMTA and Planning Department will hold an open house community meeting on Mission Street’s proposed transit and pedestrian upgrades, which have faced resistance from residents who fear they’ll exacerbate gentrification. 6 p.m. Saturday: Bike alongside Andy Thornley, the SF Bicycle Coalition’s former policy director, for another edition of Andy’s […]

This Week: Walking-Friendly Ocean Ave, PUBlic Transit Crawl

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It’s a light week on the Streetsblog calendar — here are the highlights: Wednesday: Come to an open house to see the Planning Department’s final design proposals for sidewalk improvements on Ocean Avenue, including greening, bulb-outs, and gathering spaces. 6:30 p.m. Thursday: Transit lovers can join the SF Transit Riders Union for the second PUBlic Transit Crawl, a Valentine’s Day-themed journey […]

This Week: Faster 33-Stanyan, Better Market, Safer Arterials

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Most of the action this week is crammed into Wednesday and Thursday, with public meetings about Muni’s proposed changes to the 33-Stanyan, the Better Market Street project, and traffic calming on the city’s dangerous arterial streets. Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: Join the SF Planning Department for a walking tour to look at pedestrian […]

This Week: Speak Up for a Safer Polk Street

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The Polk Street redesign and Muni Forward improvements for the 30-Stockton are the big-ticket items on the Streetsblog calendar this week: Wednesday: The SFMTA is holding an open house about transit improvements for the 30-Stockton in North Beach, where you can weigh in on transit-only lanes, bus stop changes, and other proposals to speed up the route. 6 p.m. Friday: Speak up […]

This Week: Enhancing Public Life on Mission Street

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The Planning Department is fielding ideas to improve the public realm on Mission Street at a meeting on Wednesday, and at the end of the week, you can get to know California’s newest transportation agency. Here are this week’s highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: The SFMTA Board of Directors agenda includes the expected approval of free […]