Monday, April 9, 2012

Safety, Education, and Enforcement Committee Meeting (April 10, 2012)


Safety, Education, and Enforcement Committee will be held  Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 6:30pm at Teaism, 400 8th Street NW in the basement eating area. The meeting will be held by Jameel Alsalam, committee chair and Ward 4 representative.

Agenda:
  1. Update on recent Street Smart Campaign enforcement 
  2. MPD crash report form discussion (does it have the necessary fields to record cyclist crashes?) 
  3. Crash response oversight processes at MPD
As always, the public is welcomed to attend.

1 comment:

  1. I cannot attend, but would be most interested in the MPD explaining what constitutes a "hit and run," aka if you touch someone's vehicle with a gloved hand after they cut you off to avoid falling onto the vehicle then that's a "hit and run." Some clarity on the question posed on Bike Arlington forums a few weeks back about a vehicle making a right turn where a cycletrack is located--does the vehicle have to proceed into the cycletrack lane to make the right from a stop sign or could they make the right from the non-cycletrack lane? The law is fairly vague here.

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