Submitted by CATSIP on Mon, 2015-01-26 11:37
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has issued a challenge to mayors and local elected officials to improve safety for pedestrians and bicyclists over the next year. Mayors' Challenge participants will be invited to attend the Mayors' Summit for Safer People, Safer Streets in March 2015, and their cities will spend a year helping their communities undertake seven activities to improve safety.
Submitted by CATSIP on Mon, 2015-01-26 10:49
The Transportation Research Board's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 797: Guidebook on Pedestrian and Bicycle Volume Data Collection has just been published. The book describes methods and technologies for counting pedestrians and bicyclists, offers guidance on developing a non-motorized count program, gives suggestions on selecting appropriate counting methods and technologies, and provides examples of how organizations have used non-motorized count data to better fulfill their missions.
Submitted by CATSIP on Thu, 2014-09-11 14:11
Submitted by CATSIP on Thu, 2014-09-11 14:05
The Elk Grove Unified School District is the fifth largest in the state. It covers 320 square miles—about 1/3 of Sacramento County. The district is made up of urban, rural and suburban areas and includes the communities of Elk Grove, Florin, Franklin, Laguna Creek, Laguna West, Rancho Murieta, Sacramento, Sheldon, Sloughhouse, Valley Hi, Wilton, and a portion of the City of Rancho Cordova.
Submitted by CATSIP on Thu, 2014-09-11 13:59
The California Highway Patrol (CHP)'s Corridor Safety Programs Unit administers the Motorcycle Enforcement and Education grant program, funded by the California Office of Traffic Safety, now in its third year.
As a Staff Services Analyst working in the program, Matt Ramsey prepares the operational plan for the start of each grant year. This plan identifies suggested areas for the eight CHP Division coordinators to target education and enforcement.
Submitted by CATSIP on Thu, 2014-09-11 13:48
Submitted by CATSIP on Thu, 2014-09-11 12:13
California Walks is a statewide walking advocacy organization of affiliated nonprofit and volunteer groups dedicated to creating healthy, safe, and walkable communities with particular focus on healthy equity and communities disparately impacted by pedestrian injuries and fatalities.
Submitted by CATSIP on Thu, 2014-09-11 10:28
As of September 5, the final version of the 2012 SWTIRS data has been added to TIMS. The SWITRS GIS Map, SWITRS Query & Map and the complete data download from the SWITRS resource page have been updated.
Submitted by CATSIP on Thu, 2014-08-21 12:17
The City, in partnership with the local non-profit organization Circulate San Diego (formerly WalkSanDiego), has been awarded a Community-Based Transportation Planning (CBTP) grant through the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) to create a city-wide pedestrian travel and safe routes to school plan.
Submitted by CATSIP on Mon, 2014-08-11 13:36