|From the City traffic cameras, here on 12th & State:|
Lanes could be narrower, corner bulbs even larger
|South Commercial just north of Madrona - SJ video clip (2018)|
The City "Safer Crossings" Committee met yesterday, and they're apparently operating - by accident or design - largely in stealth mode.
Neighborhood advocates noted that the SDC committee never posted minutes. But at least they published a few of the slide decks that went with presentations.
|Bare bones agenda only!|
Only the participants will really know what they are up to.
This morning's snow is an opportunity for field study! They must have generated a list by this time of prospective crossing sites, and the snow gives an opportunity to take pictures of slack road space that could be used to shorten crossing distances for people on foot.
There is sad news this morning, and it is a terrible comment on our autoism, and the sensationalism around any kind of traffic "impedance," that the "snarl" has more priority than the death of an important statesman.
|The area allocated to each story is mis-prioritized (about 830am)|