Over 170 Office of Transportation employees received pedestrian design guide training in 2000/01. Working to expand program to contractors and consultants.
School Curriculum Shannon Parker, Transportation Options
Transportation Options implemented elementary school curriculum. Drafting a middle school curriculum for 2001/02 school year.
Active Community Environments Courtney Duke, Pedestrian Coordinator/
Crysttal Atkins, Transportation Options
Working with state health agencies, health advocates, doctors and other alternative mode advocates to break down barriers to walking, biking, and creating livable communities.
Summer Walk 2001 Linda Ginenthal, Transportation Options
Transportation staff will lead four different walks throughout the city in August 2001.
Pedestrian Safety Courtney Duke, Pedestrian Coordinator/
Will Stevens, BTSM
Working with ODOT on May 16 Pedestrian Safety Day. Working internally and with external interest groups for October 2, 2001 Walk Your Children to School Day. Reviewed and supported bill to decrease confusion in crosswalks. Partners with WPC in pedestrian safety forum with police from Portland and Hillsboro.