www.pedestrians.org --The remote location proposed for a new school sparked controversy in Sylacauga, Alabama. --A neighborhood that depends on walking needs to have schools and other destinations nearby in Sylacauga. --Alabama Safe Kids works to prevent injuries to children. --The highway safety director for the regional planning commission in Birmingham, Alabama, works to prevent injuries to pedestrians of all ages. --A pediatrician in Birmingham discusses the importance of physical activity and good nutrition for children. . . . . . . . . "Perils For Pedestrians" can be seen on public access cable channels in 150 cities. Help us get it on the public access channel where you live.
A public affairs series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Host John Z Wetmore talks with advocates, engineers, planners, and public officials in all fifty states and a dozen foreign countries. Watch it on public access cable channels in 150 cities. Not on where you live? Ask how you can help get it on. http://www.pedestrians.org