Monthly Archives: September 2010

For Fuck’s Sake, Fix Fell, Fix Masonic!

Our city officials that have not acted for years have blood on their hands. When streets are designed in this way, to allow motorized traffic to move at high speeds, the consequences are known and accepted ahead of time. We … Continue reading

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How’s That Green Bike Lane Working Out? – Part Deux

We thought it would be important to set the record straight on the current state of Fell Street. The SFBC has issued a cheery statement with regards to the recent striping/paint changes: What we’re seeing is that the green (bike … Continue reading

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Week 15: Park(ing) Day on Fell Street

Thanks to Janel for documenting our Park(ing) Day. Fix Fell joined up with the Wigg Party (http://wiggparty.org/), Hayes Valley Farm (http://www.hayesvalleyfarm.com/) and neighbors to create parks along Fell Street. We managed to convince the police that our use of the … Continue reading

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How to Drive (More) Responsibly

Driving responsibly – it is a bit of an oxymoron. When you’re piloting a 1.5-ton vehicle through residential neighborhoods at almost any speed, you’re risking the lives of pedestrians and cyclists. When driving your vehicle on the freeway at anywhere … Continue reading

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What Fell Street Could Look Like

To help us visualize just how awesome an improved Fell Street could be for everyone in the City, I wanted to post a couple of short Streetfilms to help us see that San Francisco’s problems of malignant street design are … Continue reading

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SLOWdown: Free Tea and Chillout on Fell for PARK(ing) Day

SLOWdown! with Fix Fell next Friday, September 17th, all day for PARK(ing) Day… We’re serving FREE TEA – chai and a variety of herbals to choose from, BYOC! (Bring Yer Own Cup). And we’re serving CHILLOUT – in the form … Continue reading

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How Many Have to Die?

This story isn’t about Fell Street. Rather, it is about Any Street, San Francisco. One pedestrian dead, one on life support in separate incidents. Here’s the thing. People make mistakes. That is inevitable. What isn’t inevitable is for those mistakes … Continue reading

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