People die every day in car crashes with incredibly few calls for cars to be banned. But when mass transit suffers a deadly collusion, or a micro-mobility option incurs a death, citizens cry for changes, restrictions, and outright bans on their use
When negligent drivers kill, a slap on the wrist to ensures that the negligence will continue, and serve as a message that we may do whatever we want in our vehicles without repercussion
This is why we fight to prioritize pedestrians and cyclists over cars
We asked 500 random people if they would drive 30mph everywhere if they knew it could end a deadly disease… the results might surprise you.
This decision should be seen as a positive sign of projected growth in Rochester, not as a deterrent.
Traffic calming features often receive tremendous criticism because drivers are more worried about vehicle damage than safety