Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 50 Closed Captions

Topics in Episode 50:

  • Moving visitors while restricting private cars in Denali National Park, Alaska.

  • Problems with speeding and reckless drivers in Moose Pass, Alaska.

  • The Alaska center for the Environment in Anchorage.

  • Pedestrians with disabilities and winters in Alaska.

  • Progress in making downtown Anchorage more pedestrian-friendly.

  • A meaningless Don't Walk signal in Anchorage.

Photo - homemade signs asking drivers to slow down

Homemade signs urge drivers to slow down at the edge of Moose Pass, Alaska. Thoughtless drivers endanger residents and visitors alike by ignoring the official speed limit signs.

Photo - Problems with speeding and reckless drivers in Moose Pass, Alaska

A speeding car passes other cars in the No Passing Zone in Moose Pass, Alaska. Such reckless behavior happens frequently, as many drivers show no consideration for the safety of town residents or other drivers.