Walk the Bay Area with SPUR

February 1, 2012
SPUR tour of the San Francisco Wholesale Produce Market. Image by Noah Christman

Members-only walking tours are one of the great benefits of joining SPUR. Tour leaders such as planners, architects, elected officials and other insiders spend a few hours with us, sharing their expert lens on our region. Want to know what's in store for 2012? Our new calendar of spring tours and other events is now online.

For a peek at the kind of insight SPUR tours offer, check out William Leddy, principal of Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects, showing us Berkeley's Ed Roberts Campus in this short film by SPUR's video intern, Michael Waldrep. The mixed-use project integrates advanced strategies for universal and sustainable design in a campus for organizations serving the disabled community:

 

We hope you'll join us for these upcoming SPUR walking tours:

Sneak Preview: Bi-Rite Market’s New Store >>
A Forest in the City: Tenderloin National Forest Tour >>
Urban Menagerie: Raising Animals in a City >>
Pop-Up City: Tour of Proxy >>

Redirecting a Railway: Oakland's 16th Street Station >>