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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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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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Week 12 Video: SFPD Says “Just Be Careful” on Fell Street

To clarify, the officers did not give any tickets to cyclists while I was present on Fell last Friday. They did, however, pull over several folks in the bike lane, asked for ID, and then let them go with just … Continue reading

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Tomorrow Makes a Dozen Fridays!

A20 saw big action and big promises at Fell & Divis. We are following up on both! In the promises department, we’ll report back on that promised “locked room” full of city government reps forced to take a long, hard … Continue reading

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Raw Testimony After Jail (Explicit)

I was one of four of our protesters held overnight last Friday after A20, and through  Saturday morning. The ugly, uncaring treatment I experienced, and watched others go through, moved me deeply. What I needed most after my release was … Continue reading

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Video: Fell Street with Green Bike Lane (Week 9)

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A20 is THIS FRIDAY!

This Friday 8/20/2010, 5:30 – 7:30pm, we will gather at Fell & Divisadero for the 11th consecutive Friday, after joining forces in alarm at the Gulf oil spill, and witnessing for years the death-trap for oil-free transport on this block. … Continue reading

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