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How Metro Atlanta Can Put the Brakes on Bike-Ped Injuries and Deaths

By Paul Donsky | Atlanta Regional Commission | September 6, 2018

How can local governments make their streets safer for people walking and bicycling? It’s an urgent question, given that the number of collisions involving pedestrians and bicyclists has risen sharply from 1,778 in 2006 to 2,900 in 2015, a 63% increase. And now, a new regional plan provides detailed, data-driven answers. It’s called Safe Streets … Continue Reading →

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7 Ways Metro Atlanta Transportation is Going High-Tech

By Kate Sweeney | Atlanta Regional Commission | August 16, 2018

When it comes to transportation, the future is “smart.” Think self-driving cars, autonomous shuttles, and traffic lights and cars connected by the internet and designed to improve traffic flow and safety. The new technology promises to change our lives, not unlike when the horse and buggy gave way to the automobile. On Sept. 5, public officials, planners, … Continue Reading →