Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 12

Topics in Episode 12:

  • A neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina, is concerned about speeding traffic
  • The Institute for Highway Research and Education looks at pedestrian needs in North Carolina
  • Many drivers ignore a busy mid-block crosswalk in Silver Spring, Maryland
  • A driver with a disability is concerned about widespread abuse of handicapped parking permits
  • Little things, like the location of a stop line, can make a big difference
  • The mayor of Mount Ranier, Maryland discusses improvements for pedestrians in his downtown

     

Photo - Drivers ignore pedestrians in crosswalk

Drivers ignore pedestrians in crosswalk
Silver Spring, Maryland