Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 176 - Florida

Topics in Episode 176:

  • We learn about school bus stops in Port St. Lucie, Florida.

  • We look at programs to build sidewalks in Port St. Lucie.

  • The Florida Bicycle Association holds their annual conference in Lakeland.

  • We meet a Sarasota resident who gave up his car for a bicycle.

  • We talk with a mother about children walking to school in Miami.

Bicycle lane in Sarasota

A bicyclist rides in a bike lane in Sarasota, FL. A well-designed bike lane can make bicycling more comfortable and inviting for people who might not otherwise bike. A bike lane might not be essential on a street with a 20 MPH speed limit, but the combination of low speeds and special facilities will attract bicyclists.