19 May '17, 1pm

It's time to put an end to traffic terrorism

It's time to put an end to traffic terrorism

It really is bad enough that people in cars already get most of the space on our roads for moving and storage, but they often don’t even have the courtesy to stay there and instead keep killing people on sidewalks and in buildings. As Brad Aaron noted in Streetsblog after his accurate headline Driver Hits Multiple People on Times Square Sidewalk: 1 Dead, 22 Injured As horrific as today’s crash was, it is not unusual for drivers to maim and kill people on NYC sidewalks. Before today, NYC drivers had killed no fewer than 49 people on sidewalks and in buildings since 2012. DEVELOPING: NYPD says crash in Times Square was likely DWI, not terrorism https://t.co/B7NKuUMEnd pic.twitter.com/ZCZgQgzmph — CBS News (@CBSNews) May 18, 2017 Everyone is so relieved that the recent act of traffic violence in Times Square was not caused by a terrorist, but in fact, it was, just a different...

Full article: https://www.treehugger.com/urban-design/its-time-put-end-...

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