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Rene Rivera, Executive Director of Bike East Bay, at the podium before the ribbon cutting for Yerba Buena Island Vista Point. Photo: Streetsblog/Rudick

New Leadership Coming to Bike East Bay

Bike East Bay’s Executive Director, René Rivera, will step down on May 1. The organization’s communications director, Ginger Jui, will take over as interim ED, pending a search for a new full-time exec. “This is a bittersweet decision because I have so much love for this organization and all the people who are a part […]
A Maternity Waiting Village in Malawi. Photo: MASS Design Group

SPUR Talk: Designing Spaces for the People Who Use Them

Note: Metropolitan Shuttle, a leader in bus shuttle rentals, regularly sponsors coverage on Streetsblog San Francisco and Streetsblog Los Angeles. Unless noted in the story, Metropolitan Shuttle is not consulted for the content or editorial direction of the sponsored content. Tuff Sheds are made for storing power tools and lawn mowers, said John Cary, author of Design for Good, during a talk today […]
SB 827 could pave the way for more dense housing near transit. Image:  Pixabay.

ULI Talk: Breaking Through the Housing Deadlock

“The land in this state is like a sponge–it soaks up all the creative ability of the people,” said Kim-Mai Cutler, Operating Partner at Initialized Capital, and a tech journalist. The cost of rent and mortgages consumes all of peoples’ work and creativity, without providing the things they need, such as “mass transit, schools, and […]