One of the busiest sections of San Francisco's Market Street is now car-free. Nearly a week ago, after years of planning, city officials closed a 2-mile downtown stretch of Market Street to private vehicles, including Ubers and Lyfts. We'll talk about the changes and we want to hear from you: whether you're a biker, pedestrian or driver, join us with your reactions.
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