Telegraph for People is a student organization at UC Berkeley fighting for safe and vibrant streets for people in our city.
Our flagship priority is making Telegraph Avenue car-free near the UC Berkeley campus (on 3 blocks from Haste to Bancroft). We want to create a vibrant public realm, more space and safety for pedestrians and cyclists, faster and more reliable buses, and revitalized small businesses.
We believe that students have the power to make real change in Berkeley if we organize and fight for our needs.
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Supporters of car-free Telegraph Ave. in Berkeley march onto street
"Around 100 supporters of banning cars on a four-block stretch of Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley made their wish a reality on Saturday afternoon, marching onto the street as part of a rally and temporarily blocking traffic."
Photo credit: Dave Suchaneck