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Politics of transportation and public health

South Bay and Peninsula: a meeting to discuss transportation and public health. Rollcoll reports on a meeting between the Partnership for Active Transportation with with House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Chairman Tom Petri (R-Wis) today. This Partnership was formed in 2012 to link the efforts of transportation organizations such as Rails-To-Trail read more »

San Jose alleycat to benefit foodbank SATURDAY

SJ Rides has organized an alleycat race to benefit Sacred Heart Community Services.

San Francisco Supermarket Street Sweep and Santa Cruz Cranksgiving

Registration for the Eight Annual Supermarket Street Sweep in San Francisco closes this Friday, so do it right now if you plan to participate, especially if you’d like a free t-shirt (limited quantities!). Last year, 119 racers participating in the Supermarket Street Sweep collected over three tons of food and $7400 for food banks in read more »

SF Bike Expo SATURDAY – and it’s free!

Don’t miss the Sixth Annual SF Bike Expo coming up this Saturday, November 16, 2013 at the Cow Palace in Daly City, California.

Atherton wants your input for a new bike plan

The town of Atherton, California (America’s most expensive ZIP code for 2013, where the cheapest home — a 1,194-square-foot, two-bedroom bungalow on a 6,000-square-foot lot lists for $1.2 million), is creating a new Bicycle Plan, and they invite those who live there or travel through Atherton to give their input.

Tonight in San Jose: Healthy Communities with Sadhu Johnston

San Jose’s infamous sprawl is the legacy of long time city manager Anthony “Dutch” Hamann. He and his planning department — known as “Dutch’s Panzer Division” — grew the city’s sales tax revenue through aggressive annexation during his control of city politics from 1950 to 1969. “They say San José is going to become another read more »