- Nov. 3, 2022
Getting Vision Zero Back on Track
Problem: 80% of pedestrian fatalities in Seattle happen on multilane arterials.
Solution: The single most important thing the city can do is redesign dangerous streets.
Reducing the number of lanes and converting the extra space to widened sidewalks, protected bike lanes, bus lanes, or even planting strips for street trees is the most effective strategy. The West Seattle bridge repair project demonstrated that SDOT …