Panel Discussion (4/24): How the Texas legislature can work with cities to end traffic deaths

“Texas Together on the Road to Zero” is the slogan of the Texas Strategic Highway Safety Plan. All Texans – every level of government, community, business, and leader – are called to work together to end traffic deaths. Cities are beginning to adopt Vision Zero Action Plans, to retrofit streets with safe, modern design standards, and to change policies to …

TXDOT Launches Council on System Safety, Recommends Adopting Statewide Zero Fatality Goal

At the March 28, 2019 meeting of the Texas Transportation Commission, a discussion item was devoted to “System Safety,” following a request from Vision Zero activists the month before to devote time on an upcoming agenda to safety. C. Michael Lee, PE, TXDOT’s Director of Engineering and Safety Operations gave a presentation covering ongoing safety efforts, some new initiatives, and …

Vision Zero Texas Statewide Reception: April 24

Join us for an evening receptionat historic Symphony Square on Waller Creek in Downtown Austinto celebrate transportation safety progress across Texasand support the work of Vision Zero Texas Vision Zero Texas Statewide ReceptionWednesday, April 24, 6 – 8 pm Symphony Square on Waller Creek1111 Red River StreetAustin, Texas Get your tickets and support Vision Zero Texas today Tickets$50 individual / $75 couple …