Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 103

Topics in Episode 103:

  • Issues confronting a blind pedestrian in Richmond, Virginia.

  • Universal Design and independent living.

  • AARP works to keep seniors walking.

  • Safe Kids works to get children walking.


Blind pedestrian crossing broken sidewalk section.

Poorly maintained sidewalks are just one of the hazards confronting blind pedestrians in Richmond, Virginia. However, even with such obstacles, broken sidewalks in the city are better than missing sidewalks in the suburbs.