Mission Traffic Calming Boosts Pedestrian Safety

“Officials from the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said data released Thursday demonstrated that the traffic-calming measures put in place in its first-ever ‘home zone’ project are working.

The project, first introduced in 2011 and completed in 2014, implemented a number of speed humps, shortened and raised crosswalks, narrowed roadways and reduced lanes.”

“The Minna-Natoma Home Zone Project, as it was referred to, focused on a residential area bordered on the north by 14th Street; on the west by Mission Street; on the south by 16th Street and on the east by South Van Ness Avenue.” View the full article.