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Western stretch of Foster still a year away from safety improvements, new streetscape

The highly anticipated Foster Transportation and Streetscape Project is a nearly-15-year plan-in-the-making. We’ll spare you the details of its conception, but after years upon years of neighborhood advocacy in response to pedestrian-safety issues, the city approved the plan in 2014 … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Case of Euro Classic’s Support for Eudaly

For those keeping track of the ever-changing signage at Euro Classic Furniture, it may have struck you odd that they recently threw their support toward the recently elected and Vision Zero advocate, Chloe Eudaly. While their scorn toward outgoing commissioner, … Continue reading

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Will Laurelwood Park Be the Icing on Foster Cake

A little more than three years ago, members of the Foster Green EcoDistrict led a group discussion about the merits of improving and redesigning Laurelwood Park. The goal was not so much based in the idea that something was wrong with the … Continue reading

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Shleifer Speaks—Euro Classic’s Owner Gives His Two Cents on the Streetscape Plan

Today we have another guest contribution, this time from neighborhood resident and longtime reader, Jon Connelly. Taken by the controversy surrounding the Foster Transportation and Streetscape Project, and the plethora of neon-colored signs plastered in protest at Euro Classic Furniture (and … Continue reading

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Happy Weekend, FoPo!

Well, the streets look decidedly whiter this morning than they did before going to bed last night.  One of the perks of subfreezing temperatures, I suppose.  Probably the only perk, because it’s otherwise been downright uncomfortable.  It’ll be in the … Continue reading

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Happy Weekend, FoPo!

Well that was nice.  Almost two weeks of sunny, nearly-70 degree weather—in late October.  The sun may stick around a while longer, though we do start to cool off.  It’s turned out to be a nice fall after all. Here … Continue reading

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