Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 100

Topics in Episode 100:

  • The Active Living Partnership in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

  • Evaluating bicycle facilities in Arlington, Virginia.

  • The Guide to Community Preventive Services.

  • The annual meeting of the American Public Health Association.

  • Walk to School Day in Bethesda, MD.

  • Pedestrian access to a Dairy Queen in Ralston, Nebraska.


Plantings, but no walkway, between sidewalk and restaurant.

Pedestrians face major obstacles between the sidewalk and the door of the Dairy Queen in Ralston, Nebraska. In contrast, the King Kong Burger restaurant next door has a direct connection from the sidewalk.