FLORIDA PEDESTRIAN PLANNING AND DESIGN GUIDELINES

This manual provides guidelines, standards, and criteria for the planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of pedestrian facilities. Table of contents: Walking: the world's first and foremost choice in motion; The pedestrian planning process; Human factors and the pedestrian; Characteristics of pedestrian-motor vehicle crashes in Florida; Pedestrians with disabilities; Sidewalks, walkways and paths; Pedestrian and motorist signs and markings; Signalization; Crosswalks, stop lines, curb ramps, and refuge islands; One-way streets; Intersections; Midblock crossings; Parking and safe access to buildings and schools; School zone practices; Traffic calming strategies; Exclusive pedestrian facilities; Work zone pedestrian safety; On-street parking; Street lighting; Grade-separated crossings; and Boulevards.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by Florida State Dept. of Transportation, Tallahassee.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

    Highway Safety Research Center
    Chapel Hill, NC  United States  27599
  • Publication Date: 1996-5

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 185 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00729919
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 19 1997 12:00AM