[San Francisco] Two things going on this week. Get involved, get informed.
[Via SFBC] Market and Octavia Making this intersection safe for bicyclists and pedestrians
*** EMERGENCY RALLY TO SAVE MARKET & OCTAVIA BIKE LANE
Friday January 16, 2009 - 7:30-10:00 ***
Join the Rally this Friday, January 16th at Octavia and Market to save the bike lane and protective barrier that the SF Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) proposes to remove. The SFBC will be joined by elected officials and cyclists who oppose the removal--stop by anytime between 7:30-10am to show your support.
Click above title for press release and additional information/links
[Via Crosscurrents] AUDIO: The City's new bike plan -an interview with Dave Snyder
Dave Snyder is the transportation director for SPUR - the San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association - which has been involved with virtually every major planning decision in the city. He sat down with KALW’s Ben Trefny who asked him why the city needs a better bike network.