San Francisco Bicycle Coalition

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Vision Zero Coalition calls on city to study its own transportation data

The Vision Zero Coalition is calling on The City for an improved…

 

The new infrastructure at the Ninth and Division intersection. The cones have since been replaced by soft-hit posts. (Photo courtesy SF Bicycle Coalition)

‘Protected’ intersection completed at 9th and Division streets

A hectic but popular San Francisco intersection got a big upgrade recently,…

 

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SF Bike Coalition ‘lights up the night’ with free bike light giveaway

It's cold and dark out after 5 p.m. these days, and to…

 

(Michael Ares/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Concerns raised about self-driving cars, bicycles sharing the streets

San Francisco Bicycle Coalition (SFBC) published an article on its blog Thursday highlighting…

(Michael Ares/Special to S.F. Examiner)
An Uber vehicle drives alongside a cyclist on Market Street in San Francisco on March 16. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Uber drivers in SF to receive cyclist safety training

An Uber driver stood, shaken, as he relayed to police how his…

An Uber vehicle drives alongside a cyclist on Market Street in San Francisco on March 16. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Arguments in favor of Proposition R said the measure would increase Police Department bike patrols, but one bicyclist says that language is misleading. (Michael Ares/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Legal challenge to police-unit ballot measure says it won’t increase ‘bike patrols’

A November ballot measure to create a neighborhood crime unit to tackle…

Arguments in favor of Proposition R said the measure would increase Police Department bike patrols, but one bicyclist says that language is misleading. (Michael Ares/Special to S.F. Examiner)
A rendering of the future protected bike lane project at the intersecton of Division and San Bruno streets (Photo courtesy SFMTA)

New ‘protected intersection’ for bicycles is first for SF, 5th in nation

Public Works crews are now chipping away at the curbs on 9th…

A rendering of the future protected bike lane project at the intersecton of Division and San Bruno streets (Photo courtesy SFMTA)
San Francisco police investigate the scene where a bicyclist — later identified as 41-year-old Heather Miller — was fatally struck by a driver in Golden Gate Park on June 22. (Courtesy Bryan Carmody)

Streets where two cyclists were killed to net major safety overhaul

The two streets where two cyclists were recently killed in car crashes…

San Francisco police investigate the scene where a bicyclist — later identified as 41-year-old Heather Miller — was fatally struck by a driver in Golden Gate Park on June 22. (Courtesy Bryan Carmody)
A cyclist lies in an ambulance after being struck by a vehicle near 4th and Market Streets in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, May 12, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Bike advocates angry at Mayor Lee over recent bike deaths and lack of bike lanes

Two cyclists died in crashes last week on San Francisco’s streets. Kate…

A cyclist lies in an ambulance after being struck by a vehicle near 4th and Market Streets in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, May 12, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco residents are commuting to work within The City at an increasing rate, according to a new report from the SFMTA. (S.F. Examiner)

Annual bike count shows commutes in SF up nearly 9 percent

Bike trips in San Francisco are off the chain. Daily commutes by…

San Francisco residents are commuting to work within The City at an increasing rate, according to a new report from the SFMTA. (S.F. Examiner)
Margaret McCarthy will begin her term as interim director of the Bike Coalition today. (courtesy sfbike.org)

New interim bike coalition director starts today

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition’s new interim director starts today. Margaret McCarthy…

Margaret McCarthy will begin her term as interim director of the Bike Coalition today. (courtesy sfbike.org)
(Cindy Chew/2006 S.F. Examiner)

A year in public transit: Muni’s triumphs, woes, and bike controversy in The City

For the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, 2015 was a year of…

(Cindy Chew/2006 S.F. Examiner)
Noah Budnick, the new head of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, had a stretch of a New York highway named after him following a crash he had and his push for safety barriers. Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner

Head of SF Bicycle Coalition steps down after 8-month tenure

He's only been on the job for a little over eight months,…

Noah Budnick, the new head of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, had a stretch of a New York highway named after him following a crash he had and his push for safety barriers. Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner
Alvin Lester speaks to a crowd at San Francisco’s first World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims. Lester’s son Arman was skateboarding when he was killed by a vehicle. (Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/S.F. Examiner)

Mourners march to remember those killed in traffic collisions, push for change

In life, their paths never crossed. Sunday night, however, their families came…

Alvin Lester speaks to a crowd at San Francisco’s first World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims. Lester’s son Arman was skateboarding when he was killed by a vehicle. (Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/S.F. Examiner)
Raised bike lanes separating cars on Market Street from Gough to 12th streets.(Kevin Kelleher/Special to S.F. Examiner)

City finishes first raised bike track, advocates want more

In what advocates are calling a win for safety, The City’s first…

Raised bike lanes separating cars on Market Street from Gough to 12th streets.(Kevin Kelleher/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Jordan Greenberg, left, and Mark Heryer, right. Heryer was riding his bicycle on Market street Sunday when he was fatally struck by a Muni bus. Photo courtesy Jordan Greenberg.

UPDATE: Muni bus fatally strikes cyclist, in second cyclist collision this weekend

Update 12:12 p.m.: The cyclist fatally struck by a Muni bus was…

Jordan Greenberg, left, and Mark Heryer, right. Heryer was riding his bicycle on Market street Sunday when he was fatally struck by a Muni bus. Photo courtesy Jordan Greenberg.
Bicyclists negotiate The Wiggle on Haight Street in San Francisco on Tuesday July 28, 2015. (Special to S.F. Examiner/Natasha Dangond)

Mayor rejects ‘Idaho Stop,’ citing danger to pedestrians, cyclists

As soon as the bike yield law got rolling, the mayor stopped…

Bicyclists negotiate The Wiggle on Haight Street in San Francisco on Tuesday July 28, 2015. (Special to S.F. Examiner/Natasha Dangond)
A proposed ordinance from Supervisor John Avalos would make cyclists who yield at stop signs the lowest enforcement priority.

Avalos to introduce bike yield law

Ready or not, the bike yield law is set to roll into…

A proposed ordinance from Supervisor John Avalos would make cyclists who yield at stop signs the lowest enforcement priority.
A San Francisco Bicycle Coalition volunteer talks to a cyclist about road safety. Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/SF EXAMINER

SF Bicycle Coalition restores board elections after legal threats

For years, the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition has politically muscled construction of…

A San Francisco Bicycle Coalition volunteer talks to a cyclist about road safety. Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/SF EXAMINER
A group of cyclists from the monthly Critical Mass bike ride attacked a woman’s Zipcar on Friday night.

Critical Mass video draws heavy criticism

A viral video showing cyclists bashing a car with a bike lock…

A group of cyclists from the monthly Critical Mass bike ride attacked a woman’s Zipcar on Friday night.