This is a legacy web-page of material previously available on the WalkDC website
LEGACY OF WALKDC
May 16, 2005 - WTTG-TV FOX5 - Reporter Sherri Ly interviews Marie Birnbaum
May 27, 2003 - Washington Post
publishes WalkDC letter to the editor
May 2002 - Comments to Washington City Paper for a story titled 'Crossing Over'
June 2001 - A presentation made to the Montgomery County Blue Ribbon Panel on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety Community Forum on Pedestrian Safety on June 6, 2001. Marie is a well-known (and well-informed) pedestrian advocate. As she says, "It is shocking that the US could have enough dead pedestrians to fill twenty jumbo jets a year and at the same time have safety experts and politicians saying that safety was their top priority, yet not mention this. What could account for this?"
Jan 2001 - Contribution to DC AT THE CROSSROADS
November 19, 2002 - Participation in the MWCOG BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN SUBCOMMITTEE
December 11, 2001 - Testimony Presented to the Montgomery County Planning Board
November 21st, 2001 - Testimony before the D.C. Council panel concerning pedestrian, bicycle safety issues
July 18, 2001 - Testimony Presented to the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board
Regional (DC, MD, VA) Government and Advocacy [return to top]
Other Regions' Government and Advocacy [return to top]
National (USA) Government [return to top]
From CenterLines: Issue #21 ...
"REMARKS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY BY MARIE E. BIRNBAUM "
WalkDC was a non-profit Washington D.C. Corporation [Walk D.C., Inc] - This legacy information is provide as a service of Metroped's Inc.