“See Me Flags” Popping Up in Arlington, F.C. & Alex.

“See Me Flags” Popping Up in Arlington, F.C. & Alex.

2019 has seen a troublesome rise in pedestrian fatalities in Arlington. Last month a 55-year-old woman became the fourth pedestrian fatality. The number of traffic-related pedestrian fatalities in 2019 now equals the combined total of in the preceding four years.

“See Me Flags” placed at particularly dangerous street crossings make drivers more aware of pedestrians and call attention to pedestrians that this is a more dangerous street crossing.

The cost of “See Me Flags” at $200 compare favorably to HAWK signal’s cost of approximately $20,000.

Read Story at Arlington Magazine

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