A boulevard and open spaces that replaced the elevated Central Freeway have been credited with revitalizing Hayes Valley, but a key intersection there is still plagued by pedestrian safety issues and heavy traffic congestion.
To help improve those conditions, congestion pricing for motorists, new bike lanes on Polk Street, more crosswalks and the implementation of two-way transit routes on local roads are some of the plans being recommended. Read More
By now, it’s pretty clear that Foo Fighters leader Dave Grohl has a pretty wicked sense of humor. Even in subtle little touches like the release of his band’s new “Wasting Light” — to prove it was recorded in his garage on analog tape, the guy actually included a sliced snippet of the original tape in each CD. Read More