Safer School Zones No Matter The Cost

Safer School Zones No Matter The Cost

When cars are speeding in local school zones, radar speedsigns are a natural response. But what about when there’s no room in the budgetfor them? The city of Toronto has four SafePace radar signs mounted on trailers and rotated weekly throughout the city. Midtown residents want more. They want the signs installed on streets around […]

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Back to School For You Too

Back to School For You Too

Back to School For You Too Unless you’re actively involved in school zone street safety or you’re a parent of school-age kids, there’s a good chance back to school hasn’t really crossed your mind. True, Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer but the weather is still hot, the calendar still reads summer, and not much changes in September […]

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Back to School Safety

As students across the country head back to the classroom, how can we ensure that they can get there- and back home- safely? Active transportation such as bicycling and walking to school is increasing but is safety? Learn about the challenges to school safety and why traffic calming solutions such as flashing beacons, radar signs,and […]

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Traffic Calming, Flashing Beacons, and School Safety

With the growing epidemic of obesity, contributed to by the sedentary lifestyle many Americans have adopted, advocates are encouraging a return to manual transportation. More and more students are walking or biking to school but many more are traveling by bus or car. How safe are students when they arrive and leave school each day? […]

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