Today’s Headlines

  • Motorist Strikes and Kills Caleb Miller in St. Francois County (KMOX, Daily Journal Online)
  • Mikal Hamilton Arrested, Charged in Hit-And-Run Death of Keisha Redding (Post-Dispatch)
  • Improvements Coming to Tower Grove Park Entrances (Tower Grove CDC)
  • AARP Offering Free Admission to St. Louis Women’s Bike Summit
  • Get a Glimpse Into KC’s $50 Million Transpo Grant Proposal (KCUR)
  • The Case for Planning for Autonomous Vehicles Now, Not Later (Planetizen)

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Everett F. Barron Killed by Hit-and-Run Motorist Sunday Night in St. Louis (KSDK-TV) Motorist Strikes, Kills Pedestrian Early Saturday (KMOX-AM, Fox 2) Teen Struck, Seriously Injured by Motorist Friday (KMOV-TV, KSDK-TV, Fox 2) Buffered Bike Lanes a Go on Tower Grove Ave. Prior to Kingshighway Bridge Replacement (Safe TGA) Well-Designed Public Spaces Can Promote an Equitable Society (Arkansas […]

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Mayor Sly James Signs KC Up for US DOT’s Bike/Ped Safety Challenge (KC Star) Bridges, Vision Zero, Railways, and a Trolley Recap in ‘Along for the Ride’ (Post-Dispatch) Elderly Man in Critical Condition After Motorist Hits Him Friday Night in North City (KTVI) Once St. Louis Said Yes to Buffered Bike Lanes on Tower Grove, They Were […]

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Five People Arrested in Shooting Near Galleria MetroLink Stop Tuesday (KMOV, Post-Dispatch) Four Arrested From Friday Night’s Robbery at Shrewsbury-Landsdowne MetroLink (Fox2Now) Randel Scott to Appear in Court April 19 for Arraignment on Charges in December’s Fatal Hit-and-Run (Southeast Missourian) April 6: Join the 17th Ward City Talk on Transportation at Urban Chestnut in the […]
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Get Real — Colorful Crosswalks Aren’t Endangering Pedestrians

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Volunteers in the Tower Grove neighborhood of St. Louis painting a crosswalk. The city says this creates unsafe conditions. Photo: RallySTL.org In the summer of 2014, residents of Tower Grove in St. Louis painted crosswalks with patterns like a fleur-de-lis to add some neighborhood character. Now city officials say the crosswalks should fade away, citing safety concerns. The order comes from new bike [...]

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85-Year-Old Driver Backs Over 83-Year-Old Woman in O’Fallon Parking Lot (KSDK) Bike/Ped Route Being Planned Between Cortex and the Grove (Post-Dispatch) Lori Has Avoided Traffic Tie-Ups for 22 Years Using MetroLink (NextStop) Unclear If Police Have Made Contact With Driver ID’d in Hit-And-Run of Young Girl in Macon (KTTN) Less Money for Francis Howell Schools May Mean Cutting […]