san francisco

Postcard from San Francisco: How not to build a parklet

by on October 28th, 2014 at 9:07 am

bad parklet lead
A parklet on Powell Street in San Francisco.
(Photos by Michael Andersen/BikePortland)

I spent a few days in San Francisco last week, learning and sharing stories at the NACTO Designing Cities Conference. It’s not my favorite city (obviously) but it’s a lovely place.

Once in a while, though, they definitely screw up.


9 kids, 6 adults and a day on bikes in San Francisco

by on January 4th, 2013 at 11:41 am

Family ride in San Francisco-9
Who says families with small kids (on their own bikes) can’t bike through big cities?
(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)


San Francisco’s “bold path forward” for bikes

by on October 19th, 2010 at 2:17 pm

Concept drawing of a proposed two-cycletrack on Valencia Street in San Francisco.
(Image: RG Architecture)