Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 78

Topics in Episode 78:

  • The police chief of Cedarburg, Wisconsin, talks about pedestrian safety.

  • A Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee sponsored a walkable community workshop in Cedarburg.

  • The group Pednet works for pedestrian and pedacycle improvments in Columbia, Missouri.

  • The Bicycle-Pedestrian Commission advises the city council in Columbia.

  • The Disabilities Commission advises the Mayor in Columbia.

  • Citizens for a Safe Route B lobbies for pedestrian improvements on Route B in Columbia.
  • A father and son team of authors in Duluth, Minnesota, discuss walking.
Photo - Highway bridge on Route B has no room for pedestrians.

Citizens for a Safe Route B lobbies for pedestrian improvements on Route B in Columbia.

Route B in Columbia Missouri was a dangerous place for pedestrians. Citizens lobbied the city for improvements. A new pedestrian bridge is being constructed next to this old highway bridge. It will provide pedestrians with a safe alternative to walking in the travel lanes.