2015 Silver SPUR Awards: How Leah Shahum Makes the Streets Safe for Everyone
November 23, 2015


The 2015 Silver SPUR Awards, held on November 19, recognized four individuals whose achievements have made San Francisco and the Bay Area a better place to live and work. 

Leah Shahum led the 10,000-member San Francisco Bicycle Coalition for 12 years, building it into one of the largest and strongest advocacy groups in the city, significantly growing the citywide Bike Network and the number of people riding in the city. She is now the director of the Vision Zero Network, advocating nationally for the elimination of all traffic deaths and severe injuries.




Learn about our other 2015 Silver SPUR honorees:

How Jim Lazarus Puts the Public's Needs First

How Harlan Kelly Jr. Builds a Sustainable City

How Carole Galante Changes Lives by Housing People





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