By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Today, the City of Pittsburgh plans to take its first steps to help curb pedestrian accidents.READ MORE: Lawyer Says Charlie Gerow, Candidate For Governor, Struck Motorcycle, Not Driver
Pittsburgh’s Department of Mobility and Infrastructure will roll out its “Pedestrian Safety Action Plan.”
Census data has shown that Pittsburgh has one of the highest rates of people who make their daily commute through walking.READ MORE: CMU Researchers Find Vaccine Hesitancy Is 'Politicizing' Public Health
The plan will detail ways to reduce accidents and make sure all residents are within a 20-minute walk to get fresh fruits and vegetables.
A virtual meeting will take place on Wednesday at noon.MORE NEWS: Pitt To Redevelop Closed Hotel, Panera Bread Into Grocery Store, Housing
You can check out the safety plan and join the virtual meeting by following this link.