Category: Transportation & Ped Safety

Rincon Hill Streetscape Plan Up for Adoption This Week


Click this link for a template e-mail in which you just need to add your name at the bottom and send to show your support – the more individuals sending e-mails, the better! From the Rincon Hill Streetscape Plan – Mid-Block Crossing on Main Street between Folsom and Harrison: Details from Paul Chasan at the […] Keep reading

Get Rincon an east-west bus line! Take Online Survey Now


1/31/2015 Update: survey is closed, but not before getting hundreds of responses! Thank you! Check out this presentation about the July 2014 survey results while we await the analysis of the most recent survey. ———— Rincon residents need to show the SFMTA that we really, really want to live longer lives, have our kids breathe […] Keep reading

Rincon Hill Transit Study Results Meeting


Please come to the South Beach Harbor Services Community Room on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 6pm if you would like to learn about the results of the survey about 400 of us completed a couple of months ago related to Rincon Hill transit needs. Click this link for more information: Keep reading

Rincon Hill Transit Survey


Hi neighbors, The Rincon Hill neighborhood has an opportunity to get local bus service again.  First, the SFMTA and MUNI need to get information from us (residents, workers, or visitors who would maybe use a bus to travel to and from the waterfront along Folsom or Harrison Streets)! Also, if you work in the neighborhood […] Keep reading

Proposed Realignment of Bike Lane on Folsom at Essex

Here’s the flyer that shows a proposed realignment of the bike lane to make it safer for bicyclists traveling east on Folsom Street between 2nd and 1st Streets. There’s a meeting on Friday morning to approve the proposed realignment. I hope it gets approved!  Sharing the message below from the SBRMBNA Yahoo Group. I am […] Keep reading

District 6 Transportation 2030 Open House

Sharing this announcement from the SFMTA: The SFMTA invites you to attend a District 6 Open House to learn about Transportation 2030 – the proposed infrastructure investment program proposed for the November 2014 ballot. Through three ballot measures and two funding sources, Transportation 2030 will provide $1.5 billion to complete hundreds of transportation infrastructure projects […] Keep reading

Sunday Parking Meter Enforcement Needed to Help Decrease Air Pollution

Silly politics is about to trump smart policy in San Francisco once again as the Mayor demands the SFMTA Board decide this Tuesday to repeal Sunday afternoon parking meter enforcement. The casting aside of the facts presented by the SFMTA in a December 10, 2013 report about the benefits of the first year’s experience in […] Keep reading

Emergency responders lose 2 minutes to traffic congestion in SoMa

Research from the Mayo Clinic shows that a patient whose heart has short-circuited and has been thrown into a chaotic condition known as ventricular fibrillation — has SIX minutes to live. In the South of Market District in San Francisco, people who need emergency help from the San Francisco Fire Department’s Station 1 on Folsom […] Keep reading

Good year for bike sharing in United States

August 29, 2013 was the launch date of the Bay Area Bike Share program. They recently released this wonderful graphic of some statistics about usage of BABS for the first 3 months:   Check out this video that documents the great year 2013 proved to be for bike sharing systems in the United States, including […] Keep reading

Mud on Harrison Street splattering up on parked cars

Mud or some other substance that is covering two of the westbound lanes on Harrison Street west of Main Street is creating quite the mess for vehicle owners parked along Harrison this evening. The mud or whatever is splattering up on parked vehicles. The morning after… You can see which cars have parked more recently […] Keep reading

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