San Francisco Official Wants To Slow Speeding Drivers Along Pedestrian Hazardous Stretches Of Geary BlvdIn the wake of a pedestrian death two months ago, Supervisor Dean Preston has announced changes in speed limits coming to busy Geary Blvd.
City Launches Car-Free Market Street, Police Issue Warnings To DriversMore than two miles of Market Street in downtown San Francisco are now closed to private vehicles as of Wednesday morning, paving the way for safer streets.
2019 Marks San Jose's Deadliest Year For PedestriansSan Jose is capping off its deadliest year for pedestrians in decades as a 29th fatal accident happened Saturday night. City leaders are saying safety improvements alone aren't enough.
Accidents Involving Children Near Alameda Schools Have Parents Demanding ActionThe school year is off to dangerous start for students in Alameda with an alarming number of children getting hit by cars while walking to and from school.
Governor Newsom Vetoes 'Complete Streets' Bike And Pedestrian-Friendly BillCalifornia governor Gavin Newsom on Sunday vetoed legislation that would've required Caltrans to prioritize pedestrian and bike safety.
Berkeley Pedestrian In Her 70's Hit, Seriously Injured By SUVA woman in her 70s was struck and seriously injured by an SUV Wednesday night while walking in Berkeley, according to police.
Pedestrian Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries In San Francisco CrashA pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a car in San Francisco Wednesday morning.
Pedestrian Killed In Mountain View CrashA pedestrian was killed Saturday night after she was struck by a vehicle on westbound El Camino Real near the South Shoreline Boulevard intersection, Mountain View police said.
Proposed Land Swap Would Allow For San Jose Road WideningOfficials in San Jose think a possible solution to the recent uptick in fatal pedestrian deaths plaguing the city could be to widen the roads at a couple of traffic trouble spots.
SF Begins Restricting Powell Street Traffic, Easing Cable Car Wear And TearSF officials launched the Powell Street Safety and Sidewalk Improvement Pilot, which will ban most vehicle traffic on two blocks of Powell Street between Ellis and Geary streets.
SFMTA Pushing For Speed Cameras In San Francisco To Improve Pedestrian SafetyThe SFMTA is drafting a proposal that would allow the agency to install the cameras near schools and other areas where pedestrian safety is an issue.
5 Pedestrian Crosswalks In South City Upgraded With Solar-Powered LED SignalsThe city of South San Francisco has upgraded five pedestrian crosswalks in a continuing effort to enhance pedestrian safety.
SF Explores Tour Bus Legislation After Fatal Pedestrian Crash Outside City HallSan Francisco officials are exploring whether the city can act on its own, without statewide legislation, to keep tour bus drivers from simultaneously playing tour guide too after a deadly accident in front of City Hall.
New Signal At Dangerous San Francisco Intersection Doesn’t Come CheapTransit officials are fast tracking a plan to install traffic lights at one of San Francisco’s most dangerous intersections. Officials said installing traffic lights usually takes years and hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Deadly Intersection On Sunset Boulevard In San Francisco To Get Traffic Signals Crews will begin installing traffic signals this week at an intersection on San Francisco's Sunset Boulevard where an elderly man was fatally struck in February and two other pedestrian accidents have occurred this year.