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Wednesday, September 26, 2012

County Releases PRSA Report for Connecticut Avenue High Incidence Area (HIA)

The County has released the Pedestrian Road Safety Audit (PRSA) report for the Connecticut Avenue High Incidence Area (HIA).  HIAs are areas of the County that have been identified through crash data analysis to have the highest densities of pedestrian collisions.  The report summarizes crash data, field observations, and suggested safety improvements along segments of Connecticut Avenue (MD Route 185) between Independence Street and Georgia Avenue (MD Route 97).  It is the eighth PRSA report to be published, and has undergone review and approval by MCDOT and MDSHA. It can be viewed by clicking the link below.  Read More about these Pedestrian Road Safety Audits and how they are used to improve pedestrian safety.

Connecticut Avenue PRSA Report Cover - click here to view report

CATEGORIES: Safety Audits , Engineering , Programs
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