Federal Government Considers Changes in Street Design, Could Makes Roads Safer and more Sustainable

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) sets standards for how streets, roadways and highways are designed. The agency is considering comments for possible changes to 13 criteria established in 1985 used to review road designs. Hopefully the FHWA will revise these criteria to make roads safer but also make them more sustainable and more pedestrian- and bicyclist-friendly.

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