Today’s Headlines

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  • Masks Still Required on Transit (CBSLocal)
  • Push for More Federal Funds for High-Speed Rail (Hill)
  • COVID #s as State Reopens (SFChron)
  • Fixes for Hallidie Plaza (SFChron)
  • Castro Rejects Safety Cameras (SFExaminer, HereSay)
  • Palo Alto Bike/Ped Bridge (EastBayTimes)
  • Monument to Fossil Fuel Extraction (Berkeleyside)
  • Unforeseen Costs of Accessory Dwelling Units (SFChron)
  • Climate March (SFExaminer)
  • Hike to South S.F. Sign (SFGate)
  • Commentary: How to Prevent Dystopia (SFChron)
  • Commentary: Post Pandemic S.F. Mostly Like Before (SFExaminer)

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Today’s Headlines

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  • Few Transit Options as Bay Area Reopens (SFChron)
  • BART Increasing Service (SFGate)
  • More on Restoration of HSR Funds (KTVU, Hill)
  • AC Transit Orders Fuel Cell Buses (Globenewswire)
  • Caltrain Approves Budget (ProgressiveRailroading)
  • Will Business Return to Ferry Building? (CBSLocal)
  • Supervisor Aaron Peskin’s History of Bullying (SFChron)
  • More on Bill to Prioritize Housing Over Parking (SacBee)
  • Mountain View Looks at Congestion Pricing (MVVoice)
  • 80 Percent of Eligible S.F. Population Has at Least one Dose (ABC7)
  • Commentary: Free Market Religion for High-Speed Rail (OCRegister)
  • Commentary: Parking Lots are the Only Possible Open Space? (SFChron)

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The Queer City: How to Design More Inclusive Public Space

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Most people might not usually think of public space as being gendered, but this is how scholars of the built environment increasingly talk about it. In many countries, the architecture profession is largely male and white. That results in a design approach that privileges the male perspective, from licensing regimes that favor heterosexual male drinking establishments to parks and sports facilities built for boys.
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