Learn more about the proposed project by participating
in community meetings!

August 27, 2019 Open House

Project team members from Public Works, SFMTA and SF Planning held a community open house on Tuesday, August 27, 6:30-7:30 p.m., at Sanchez Elementary School, 325 Sanchez Street [ map ], to discuss proposed changes to Market Street east of Octavia designed to enhance safety for everyone, including two design options for the intersection of Market and Van Ness.


Click here to view the boards from this event.


Explore the Project Online!

BMS Turn by Turn Web Map

View how your travel route may (or may not) change as a result of Better Market Streetís proposed private vehicle restrictions using the BMS Turn by Turn Web Map.



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BMS Plan-View Explorer

Explore the Better Market Street design in more detail using the BMS Plan-View Explorer where you zoom and scroll to view each block of the proposal.



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BMS Proposed veicle restrictions

View a static map of the proposed private vehicle restrictions to easily see circulation changes between Octavia Boulevard and Steuart Street.


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Past Events:

After finishing a public visioning and planning process, the project is in the environmental review phase. The Planning Department published the draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) on Feb. 27, 2019, and accepted public comment through 5 p.m. on April 15, 2019. A public hearing on the Better Market Street Draft EIR was held by the Planning Commission on April 4, 2019.


If you missed the previous Better Market Street workshops, view the workshop materials below. Photos of the workshops are in our galleries.