With the reappearance of scooters in San Francisco on Monday, October 15th, city agencies, scooter companies, and riders have a second chance at making things right. You may remember that the important influx of scooters earlier this year - a rather new way of getting around at the time - created a little bit of a capharnaum on San Francisco's sidewalks.
The news of compromised structural supports and the closing of Salesforce Transit Center was a blow to the neighborhood, city and the region. Luckily, transit operations were able to quickly move back to the still-available Temporary Terminal Site. On October 2, 2018, the Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA)-in charge of the Transit center-held a special Board of Directors meeting where the following points were addressed:
On Thursday, August 29, about thirty urban design and architecture enthusiasts attended the SPUR walking tour of The East Cut. San Francisco Planning Department's Joshua Switzky presented the ideas behind the Transit Center District Plan and Transbay Redevelopment Plan that created the opportunity to create San Francisco's first high-density, transit-rich district.
The Temporary Transbay Terminal opened in August 2010 and is located on the block bounded by Folsom, Howard, Beale and Main Streets in San Francisco. Located just one block southeast of the newly opened Salesforce Transit Center at 425 Mission Street, the Temporary Terminal has served AC Transit, WestCAT Lynx,...
The East Cut Community Benefit District and the San Francisco Planning Department are pleased to announce the opening of our South Downtown Design + Activation (Soda) pop-up outreach space located within the district and plan area.