Transportation Authority to review funding request for bike upgrades

Nearly $600,000 in infrastructure projects, including $352,000 in bike-related improvements, will be up for approval Tuesday.

The bicycle upgrades include $197,000 for new bike facilities on a 2½-mile stretch of John Muir Drive, $80,000 for support of Bike to Work Day, and $75,000 for bike outreach and education programs.

The funding allocations will be reviewed at the San Francisco County Transportation Authority’s Plans and Programs Committee. The SFCTA, which is overseen by The City’s Board of Supervisors, manages San Francisco’s transportation tax dollars. Overall, $594,067 in transportation tax funding will be up for approval at Tuesday’s committee meeting.

wreisman@sfexaminer.com

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

San Francisco 49ers own the first half, 27-0

Leading the charge for the 49ers has been running back Raheem Mostert

Photos: San Francisco 49ers fans tailgate at Levi’s

San Francisco 49ers fans tailgate at Levi’s Stadium before the big game

What to watch for as the San Francisco 49ers take on Green Bay

The presence of the George Halas Trophy in Santa Clara means that the NFC Championship game is here.

From the superintendent: Helping to mentor an SF public school student

Whatever their life circumstances, every child needs and deserves to have at… Continue reading

Most Read