Kunetzki also highlighted how much a pedestrian’s risk of injury or death increases in direct proportion to a vehicle’s speed; drivers’ reaction time and the braking distance also go up. At 30 km/h five per cent of pedestrians get killed when struck by a vehicle, at 50 km/h the risk flies up to 55 per cent, while at a mere 10 kilometres faster 60 km/h a whopping 90 per cent of pedestrians die.Congestion and speeding have consistently been contributors to low quality of life as per the city’s Citizen Satisfaction Survey. Between 2010 and 2014 Leduc’s population increased steadily as did collisions, and in 2012 a policing model recommended a four person traffic unit.In 2015 the city created a Municipal Integrated Traffic Unit (MITU) which came up with a traffic safety plan and an analysis based approach to deploying resources and automated traffic enforcement (ATE).
She said Part II will be in 2019.have been really busy [in February] planning for our first event, Hall Saladino said.The museum event will include a tea catered by Mendetta of Gloversville; an interactive presentation by Kjirsten Gustavson, a museum educator with the state Office of Parks, Recreation Historic Preservation; and a fashion show with vintage pieces provided by McLemon of Johnstown. Reservations are required due to space limitations at the museum.Hall Saladino said her office and the museum is hoping to partner with the Girl Scouts or middle school students to serve as for the fashion show. She said the evening with conclude with a 20 minute film about flappers and an opportunity to explore museum exhibits.Hall Saladino said she presented a program, History of Slavery in Fulton County, Feb.
BECOME A MENTORVolunteering as a mentor or becoming an informal mentor to a young person you know is a valuable step in igniting the mentoring effect in your community. In addition, there are many other ways in which we can all become mentor mobilizers. From donating to a mentoring program to asking your elected officials to support public funding for those programs, to working with your school district to incorporate mentoring, or getting your company to participate in a mentoring program.
“I often think if my mom had gone to the school, brought this kid into the principal and denied doing it a whole bunch of other people would have found out,” said Franklin. “I would have been so embarrassed and we definitely never would have been friends. So she knew how to handle certain things.”.