Join Feet First and other advocacy groups on Transportation Advocacy Day to meet with your elected official and support pro-pedestrian legislation.
Over the past months, staff and dedicated volunteers from organizations representing walking, biking, transit, rail, and public health have met to plan events and the policy developed the Transportation Advocacy Day platform to include:
- The Neighborhood Safe Speeds Bill (SHB 1217) – this provides cities and towns broader authority to establish 20 mile per hour limits on non-arterial streets to lower accident rate and help protect vulnerable users.
- The Safe and Flexible Street Design Bill (HB 1700) would encourage higher-quality bike and pedestrian facilities by allowing greater flexibility in design standards.
- Support for the Transportation for Washington principles to Fix it First and Save Lives, More Transit, and Build Health and Great Communities.
- Legislation to integrate health in transportation policy, planning and investments for public safety, health, and better transportation choices for all.
Here are more details:
- Where:United Churches in Olympia
- When: January 31, 2001 8am to 4pm
- Cost: FREE,breakfast & lunch provided!
- Transportation: Carpooling from Seattle and pick up from the Olympia Amtrak station is available
Sign up through the Transportation Choices Coalition.