Mo. lawmakers resolve to improve streets for bicycles, pedestrians
Friday, May 13, 2011
Missouri lawmakers have passed a resolution seeking to make streets safer for pedestrians and bicyclists.
As a concurrent resolution, the resolution is advisory and doesn’t have the force of a law.
It encourages the state and federal transportation departments, city and county governments, and the Metropolitan and Regional Planning commissions “to fully implement Complete Streets and create a complete, connected, and safe transportation network for walking and bicycling.”
The resolution notes that “Complete Streets” is a term that “means creating roads, streets and communities where all road users can feel safe, secure and welcome on ....
More like this story
Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.
Please review our Policies and Procedures before registering or commenting