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Riding These Days

The View from Hawk Hill

Riding through the city these past few weeks is amazing. It's so nice to ride without cars, cyclist ruling the streets, pedestrians everywhere enjoying the clean, sping air. I've said this before, but I can't get over it. I don't want to get over it. Can we change some things forever? Commentary: Let Bikes on the Bay Bridge Contest Needs You to Create Better Bike Lane Barriers Can we prioritize healthier, more eco-friendly forms of…

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Positive side of COVID-19? More bikes.

Bicycle ridership is up, at least in New York City, https://grist.org/climate/coronavirus-has-caused-a-bicycling-boom-in-new-york-city/ In San Francisco, the rise in ridership was up after Better Market Street was implemented, https://www.citylab.com/transportation/2020/03/car-free-market-street-data-san-francisco-bus-bike-scooters/607711/ Vehicle traffic is down, https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/2020/03/13/coronavirus-pandemic-cratering-road-traffic-these-us-cities/5041250002/ I suspect both trends will continue so long as we're in a state of emergency over COVID-19. On a personal note, it's very nice to ride around the city now as there are more bikes, but more noticeably, less auto traffic. #bicycle #eco…

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Planning for the future of San Francisco

In regards to my continued re-imagining of San Francisco, the Planning Department's report on Housing Affordability Strategies is available. A decent overview of the report is at https://sf.curbed.com/2020/3/9/21171492/housing-affordability-strategies-san-francisco-targets-planning-report. Who knew my interest in urban planning started ages ago with SimCity.

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Fay Park

Fay Park Location: Fay Park 2366 Leavenworth St, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States Original post: Link

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Hyde Street Pier

Staycation at Hyde St. Pier [gallery]Location: Hyde Street Pier 2905 Hyde St, San Francisco, CA 94109, United States Original post: Link

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North Beach

Rare clear sunset of Telegraph Hill in Fogust(August). @KarlTheFog must've been busy elsewhere. Location: North Beach North Beach, San Francisco, CA, USA Original post: Link

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Marin Headlands

Ride to Point Bonita Lighthouse. [gallery]Location: Marin Headlands Marin Headlands, California, USA Original post: Link

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