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- posted by Anika Jesi
September 10, 2010

diy urb

Kung Fu Tacos and the creme brulee guy in front of SPUR's opening party for DIY Urbanism: Testing the grounds for social change, on view through October 29. [Photo Credit: Colleen McHugh]

BY JORDAN SALINGER
September 9, 2010

driveless

[Photo Credit: flickr user sandy kemsley]

This post is the first in an occasional series that hopes to make sense of the issues surrounding the implementation of California's smart growth law, SB 375.

POSTED BY ED PARILLON
September 8, 2010

DIY Urbanism is a movement that arose in part from projects born out of the recession and resulting limited funds. But one project that has a more direct link than most is the San Francisco Arts Council's Art in Storefronts program.

BY ANIKA JESI
September 7, 2010

outdoorlivingroom

An Outdoor Living Room in Los Angeles [Image courtesy of ciclavia]

- posted by Anika Jesi
September 3, 2010

weekly snapshot[Photo Credit: Colleen McHugh]

BY LIZA PRATT
September 2, 2010

parkingday

SPUR's Park(ing) Day 2009 installation [Photo Credit: Colleen McHugh]

BY FABIANA MEACHAM
September 1, 2010

bikerack

A prototype for a bike rack designed by David Baker + Partners [Photo Credit: David Baker]

BY JORDAN SALINGER
August 31, 2010

roads[Image courtesy of Streetsblog]

BY FABIANA MEACHAM
August 30, 2010

hayes1

A patch of greenery at Hayes Valley Farm [Photo Credit: Fabiana Meacham]

BY ANIKA JESI
August 27, 2010

weekly

Market Street [Photo Credit: Colleen McHugh]

BY ANIKA JESI
August 26, 2010

palletecture

An example of "Palletecture" from I-Beam Design [Photo via I-Beam Design]

BY TIMOTHEA TWAY
August 25, 2010

While living in the suburbs often appears less expensive than living in the city, this is often not the case when factoring in transportation costs. The Center for Neighborhood Technology just released an expanded version of their housing and transportation index which provides a comprehensive view of neighborhood affordability.

BY FABIANA MEACHAM
August 24, 2010

making policy public

[The Vendor Power! poster breaks down NYC's rules and regulations for street vendors. Photo courtesy of Making Policy Public]

BY ELIZABETH HOLDEN
August 23, 2010

levis

The Levi's Workshop on Valencia Street [Photo Credit: flickr user thepostfamily]

BY ANIKA JESI
August 20, 2010

weekly

The Tenderloin National Forest [Photo Credit: Colleen McHugh]

BY FABIANA MEACHAM
August 20, 2010

hayes valley

Hayes Valley Farm extends to the very edge of a more traditional urban scene [Photo Credit: Fabiana Meacham]

BY JORDAN SALINGER
August 19, 2010

burning man

Flint Hahn's Burning Man infographic. (Click to view larger.)

BY TIMOTHEA TWAY
August 17, 2010

turbine

[Photo Credit: flickr user notaboutwill]

BY ANIKA JESI
August 13, 2010

weekly

Opening party for SPUR's student show, Here+Now, now on view at the Urban Center [Photo Credit: Colleen McHugh]

BY JON ROGERS
August 12, 2010

aging

[Photo Credit: flickr user Troy Holden]

BY TIMOTHEA TWAY
August 11, 2010

ev

Plug-in cars in San Francisco [Photo Credit: flickr user felixkramer]

BY GABRIEL METCALF
August 6, 2010

The California High Speed Rail Authority met yesterday in San Francisco. The agenda was packed with many interesting things including a new station area development policy.

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