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40 Years of Ignoring Transit-First

(3) Comments | Posted March 19, 2013 | 11:28 AM

If you live in San Francisco and pay attention to transportation issues, there's no doubt you are aware: San Francisco is officially a "Transit-First" city. You can review the full "Transit-First" language in Section 8A.115 of the City Charter, but the upshot can be found in the

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C.W. Nevius Changes Course, Perpetuates Prejudice Against Bicyclists

(4) Comments | Posted February 27, 2012 | 9:05 AM

Chronicle writer C.W. Nevius can't seem to make up his mind.

In July, Nevius penned an ode to the Wiggle -- the popular bike path that is the only reasonable way for cyclists to move from the east side of town to the west without climbing up...

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#OccupyYourNeighborhood

(13) Comments | Posted November 18, 2011 | 10:38 AM

All across the country, people are asking "What's next for the Occupy Movement?" Over the last two months, the physical occupation of New York's Zuccotti Park, Oakland's Frank Ogawa Plaza and thousands of other public spaces by concerned citizens across America and around the world has galvanized the public's attention...

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#OccupyRoom200

(2) Comments | Posted November 7, 2011 | 2:13 PM

Over the last month and a half, the world's attention has been transfixed on the Occupy movement unfolding on Wall Street and around the world. In our own communities of San Francisco and especially Oakland, we've witnessed the creation of large-scale public encampments, major city-wide demonstrations, and violent confrontations with...

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Time to Move the Planet

(1) Comments | Posted September 21, 2011 | 4:53 PM

This Saturday marks a turning point for the Bay Area's sustainability movement. 350.org, the world's leading organization in raising awareness and inspiring action around climate change, is hosting their annual day of action this Saturday, September 24th. The previous events both set records for the largest...

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It's On Us, San Francisco

(3) Comments | Posted July 12, 2011 | 11:04 PM

San Francisco is poised in a unique position in today's world. As America serves as a cultural beacon for the world, so does San Francisco stand as that beacon for America. For generations we have led the way in cultural innovation, from the Beats in the 50s, the Hippies in...

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