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Designing safer streets puts people first

by O'CONNOR G, STASIUK L
Published in May 2022 - Page 9

Vision Zero was launched in Sweden in 1997 to achieve a highway system with no fatalities or serious injuries. Since then, many municipalities around the world have followed Sweden’s direction. This year, municipal elections across Canada will provide an opportunity to look at ways that campaigns can encourage candidates to examine broader issues. Road safety should be a key issue.

The Ontario-based Share the Road Cycling Coalition created The Bicycle Friendly Communities (BFC) Award Program

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