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South Florida is well-established as one of the most dangerous places for bicyclists and pedestrians. It’s not a great place for motorists either. The Florida Pedestrian and Bicycle Strategic Safety Plan report indicated that while the Sunshine States represents 6 percent of the U.S.¬†population, we account for 11 percent of all pedestrian deaths and 17.4 percent of all bicycle fatalities.¬†bicyclists

Imagine if we could go an entire year with no one dying while driving a car, crossing the street or riding alongside traffic in a bicycle.

That’s the goal of city leader’s with the Fort Lauderdale Vision Zero plan. The plan is modeled after a project in Sweden that has caught on in New York City, Portland, San Francisco and other major cities dedicated to the promotion of road safety for all street users – not just those in cars.¬†