Month: December 2014

HuffPost Miami: The Four Most Dangerous Cities for Pedestrians

By Kyle McCarthy  Each year, thousands of pedestrians are killed by drivers in the US. Earlier this year, Smart Growth America released, “Dangerous by Design,” which tabulates pedestrian deaths broken down by states and metro areas from 2003 to 2012. Each location is given a “Pedestrian Danger Index” (PDI) score, which […]

AARP Bulletin: Perilous Crossings for Pedestrians

Street crossing deaths are high despite efforts to make streets smarter by Brian Mockenhaupt, AARP Bulletin, December 2014 Between 2003 and 2012, crashes killed 47,025 pedestrians nationwide. -Smart Growth America — Edward Linsmier This is the moment Mary McArdle dreads. She steps up to the curb on Orange Avenue in downtown Orlando, […]