SFMTA seeks input on proposals

At the last Alamo Square general meeting, Luis Montoya from the SFMTA gave an overview of the process to pursue improvements to bike lanes on Fell and/or Oak Street, from the Wiggle (Scott Street) to the Panhandle (Baker).  They are in the very preliminary stages; funding was just secured about three weeks ago.

You can review the concepts here: (ConceptDrawings). 

These are only meant to illustrate a few concepts for the purposes of soliciting initial feedback.  Additional concepts suggested by the public will be further developed.  You can submit your thoughts directly to Luis (luis.montoya@sfmta.com).

Luis will wait to respond to all comments at an upcoming public meeting on September 13th so that everyone has access to the same information. 

Oak/Fell Bike Lanes – Public Meeting
 Tuesday, September 13th 
San Francisco Day School
350 Masonic Ave (@Golden Gate)

Alamo Square meeting Monday July 25

Next ASNA General Meeting

Monday, July 25, 2011
General Membership meeting
Chateau Tivoli, 1057 Steiner Street
7pm – meet & greet
7:30 – meeting

Alamo Square general meeting:
Monday July 25, 7pm

Please join us for our next Neighborhood Meeting, Monday July 25th. Great things are happening, join us and join in!  We hope to see you!


  • SFMTA, regarding proposed separated bike lanes on Fell and Oak Streets(SF Bicycle Coalition will be invited as well)
  • Alamo Square Flea Market Update and Call for Volunteers
  • Sign up for upcoming Neighborhood Events!
    • Pups N Potluck, Sunday, August 7
    • Park Greening – Saturday, August 13
    • 28th Annual Alamo Square Neighborhood Association Flea Market! – Saturday, August 20

District 5 Neighborhood Meeting with Mayor Lee, July 21st

District 5 Neighborhood Meeting with Mayor Lee, July 21st

We hope to see all of our District 5 neighbors at the July 21st Meeting with Mayor Lee.

The meeting will be held at San Francisco Day School (Golden Gate and Masonic). Meet and Greet is at 7:00pm and the meeting will start promptly at 7:30pm.

The meeting specifics are:

Date: 07/21/2011
Time: 7:00pm Meet & Greet, 7:30pm Meeting Starts
Location: San Francisco Day School Gym (350 Masonic @ Golden Gate. Enter on Golden Gate)

The agenda will be as follows:

7:00pm – 7:30pm: Get to Know Your Neighbors
7:30pm – 7:45pm: Brief Neighborhood Announcements
7:45pm – 8:30pm: Presentation by Mayor Lee and City Departments
8:30pm – 9:00pm: Q&A

The two topics for the meeting include:

Pension Reform Summary
Designed to save the City funds, the Pension Reform initiative would require city workers to pay a maximum of 12.5 percent of their salaries, and police and firefighters up to 13.5 percent, to cover pensions and healthcare.

Road Repaving & Street Safety Bond Summary
The proposed $248 million Road Repaving & Street Safety Bond is designed to improve street scape’s for pedestrian and bicyclist safety, improve traffic flow and install sidewalk and curb ramps to meet the City’s obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Please spread the word. All District 5 residents are invited to attend.