Bike safety campaign at Xing of Forest Hill and Military

 This, from the Florida Department of Transportation:

 

A pedestrian and bicycle safety campaign will be conducted at the intersection of Forest Hill Boulevard and Military Trail on Tuesday, March 7, by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), the Palm Beach Metropolitan Planning Organization, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office and Palm Springs Police Department.

Volunteers will hand out safety literature and talk to pedestrians and bicyclists about ways to stay safe during their daily travels. The goal is to reduce the number of crashes and injuries at the busy intersection.

Other participants include Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, Health Care District of Palm Beach County Trauma Agency, St. Mary’s Medical Center and Delray Medical Center Trauma Centers, Village of Palm Springs and South Florida Commuter Services.

For more information, contact Carmen Pullins, FDOT District Four Community Traffic Safety Program Manager, at 954-777-4361 or  carmen.pullins@dot.state.fl.us or Franchesca Taylor, Palm Beach MPO Bicycle, Pedestrian and Transportation Demand Management Coordinator, at 561-684-4170 or FTaylor@PalmBeachMPO.org.

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