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FLORENCE’S PEDESTRIAN DANGER INDEX NEARLY SIX TIMES NATIONAL AVERAGE

This story was originally posted on the SC Livable Communities Alliance website. See the original article by clicking here. The National Complete Streets Coalition released Dangerous by Design 2019, their biannual report on pedestrian safety, and the scores for Florence and South Carolina, overall, are especially startling. SC is the 10th most dangerous state for pedestrians by the […]

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Joe Lark speaks on H.3355

Action Alert: H.3355 in committee

Tell your Legislator: Support H.3355! Wednesday, the House Education & Public Works committee will consider H.3355 – “Driving Under the Influence of an Electronic Device, or DUI-E law”, aka the Distracted Driving bill, at: 2:30 PM, Wednesday, February 6, Room 433, Solomon Blatt Building, 1105 Pendleton St, Columbia Traffic deaths per 100 million VMT averaged 61% higher and […]

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Rep. Bill Taylor speaks on H.3355

H.3355 testimony, January 29, 2019

Last Tuesday’s testimony for H.3355 has been described as “gripping”, by the bill’s sponsor, Rep. Taylor (Aiken-R).  It was that and more. H.3355 is the DUI-E (Driving while under the influence of an electronic device), aka Distracted Driving bill.  South Carolina unsuccessfully tried a similar bill during the 2017-2018 legislative session, but I think this […]

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