Pedestrians will find
local streets easier
to navigate if a new
plan is implemented.
See summary or
full plan
by
Capitol Region Council
of Governments.



Bicycling and Pedestrian

www.americawalks.org - America Walks is a national coalition of local advocacy groups dedicated to promoting walkable communities.

www.bikewalk.org - This site tells you how to help create neighborhoods and communities where people walk and bicycle.

www.pedestrians.org – A group that promotes awareness of issues of affecting the safety of people who walk.

www.walkinginfo.org - A site maintained by the National Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Information Center in cooperation with the US Dept. of Transportation, Center for Disease Control and Prevention and the Highway Safety Research Center.

www.walkableamerica.org – Site has a walkablility checklist for communities – gives a rating and suggestions

www.pedbikeinfo.org - This site operated by the National Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Information Center is a clearinghouse for information about health and safety, engineering, advocacy, education, enforcement and access and mobility.

Roundabouts

www.nearoundabouts.org – A site with extensive resource listings on roundabouts.

Traffic Calming

www.ite.org/traffic/index.html - A site developed by the Institute of Traffic Engineers with a library of traffic calming measures, drawings, reports and links.

Transportation Programs and Organizations

www.transact.org – A site with extensive information on transportation policy and practice, fact sheets and reports on issues and state by state statistical information.

www.access-board.gov – A site of the Access Board, an independent federal agency devoted to accessibility for people with disabilities.

www.completestreets.org - A website that supports a growing movement to “complete the streets” which promotes street design that welcomes everyone, whether young or old, motorist or bicyclist, walker or wheelchair user, bus rider or shopkeeper..

 

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