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BIKE WARS: Why Is The SFPD Cracking Down On Cyclists?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.16.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Like a lot of San Francisco bikers, the moment Josh Greenwald realized SFPD had stepped up their enforcement on cyclists was the also...

Cyclist Who Killed Pedestrian: 'I Just Plowed Through The Crosswalk'

Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.06.2012 | San Francisco

Following a post that surfaced on an online forum, officials from the city's District Attorney's office are considering pressing charges against a bic...

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Wiggle Redesign Puts Bikers Vs. Parking Spots

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.03.2012 | San Francisco

Only in San Francisco could there be multiple controversies about something so simple as a bike lane. The iconic Wiggle route between downtown and...

WATCH: Guess Who Has The Greenest Transportation System In The World?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 03.27.2012 | San Francisco

As has been previously noted, it ain't easy being Muni. SFMTA often takes a lot of flack for stuff like lackluster service and high operating cost...

WATCH: The Golden Gate Bridge Is Finally Back To Normal

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.21.2011 | San Francisco

After five months of being forced to share space, bikers and pedestrians on the Golden Gate Bridge are finally getting some breathing room. Due to ...

Which Neighborhoods Are Most Dangerous For Bikers?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.02.2012 | San Francisco

Biking in the Bay Area has a number of inherent hazards—potholes, irritable motorists, spandex bodysuits, etc. However, as any avid rider will tell ...

PHOTOS: Turn That Parking Space Into Your Own Personal Park

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.16.2011 | San Francisco

Sometimes it seems like the last thing people in San Francisco want to do with parking spaces is actually park their cars in them. (SCROLL DOWN FO...

PHOTOS: Leading Local Organizations Name Their Top Picks For Mayor

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.15.2011 | San Francisco

Political endorsements are crucial in any electoral contest, but in the current San Francisco mayoral race, they're taking on an extra level of import...

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Is A Car-Free Market Street Possible?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.14.2011 | San Francisco

Board of Supervisors President and mayoral hopeful David Chiu has introduced a resolution urging the city to do more to limit the numer of private aut...

INFOGRAPHIC: What Does Your Bike Say About Your Neighborhood?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.29.2011 | San Francisco

Pop quiz: How do you know that you live in San Francisco (other than by pulling out your phone bill and reading the mailing address)? (SCROLL DOWN ...

PHOTOS: Who Would Be The Most Bike-Friendly Mayor?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.24.2011 | San Francisco

Bike riders, be they of the hipster or non-hipster varieties, are one of the most coveted voting demographics in all of San Francisco. Candidates know...

Have The Hipsters Found Their Mayoral Candidate?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.17.2011 | San Francisco

Everyone knows the single most coveted voting demographic in San Francisco is bike hipsters. Well, after the old people who actually vote in every...

Will San Francisco Require Businesses To Allow Bikes?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.10.2011 | San Francisco

It's been said that you're not a real San Franciscan until you've had your bike stolen. Bike theft is a sad reality in San Francisco, and most loc...

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Bikers, Pedestrians At War On The Golden Gate Bridge

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 09.12.2011 | San Francisco

One thing separating locals from tourists is the knowledge of what season is best for a leisurely stroll across the Golden Gate Bride. While your ...

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City Planners Paint A Picture Of A Dysfunctional Market Street

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 09.11.2011 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- If there's one thing in San Francisco that's virtually assured, it's that Market Street is in for a dramatic facelift. From the s...