After a spree of recent traffic crashes, including one that claimed the life of a 2 year-old in July 2018, neighbors in South Boston are calling for increased safety measures. Since 2016, there have been more than 50 car crashes along L Street alone. Residents have pointed out that speeding cars have long been a problem on narrow, residential streets, and have called on city leaders to make significant changes to provide traffic calming, and make the neighborhood safer for seniors, children, and people walking and biking.
What changes do residents and employees want to see when it comes to creating safer streets? Through hundreds of in-person and online surveys we have compiled a set of concerns, desires, and recommendations for improving all modes of transportation in South Boston. Read and share our South Boston Street Safety Report.
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