Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 108

Topics in Episode 108:

  • Mayor Rocky Anderson on pedestrians; Salt Lake City, UT.

  • Hit and run drivers; Springfield, MO.

  • The RWJF Active Living Partnership; Columbia, MO.

  • Media coverage of the Partnership; Columbia, MO.

  • The author of "Minx in the City"; Salt Lake City, UT.

Orange crosswalk flags.

Bright orange flags on dowels are just one safety innovation adopted by Salt Lake City, Utah. Wide streets and long blocks make crossing streets in Salt Lake City difficult. The added visibility from carrying a flag can be a big help.