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June ITE Journal Article Promotes Bike Safety through Safe Road Design

APBP and ITE members Matt Pinder, M.Eng, E.I.T. and Alex Nolet, M.Eng, P.Eng. highlight the benefits of promoting bike safety through safe road design in the June edition of the ITE Journal.  June is National Safety Month, and the article highlights some of the fundamental safety aspects to consider when planning and designing bicycle facilities.

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APBP Mentor Visit: Yvonne Mwangi and Kate Riordan

My mentor, Kate Riordan, planner with the City of Milwaukee Public Works Department's Multimodal Unit, had invited me to her office for the day. We were so happy to finally meet face to face, but since we had been talking for the better part of a year, we felt like old friends. Fun fact, as Kate and I got to chatting, we discovered that we happened to be reading the same book: Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Perez. Throughout this year, we have read books together but this was a total coincidence. "Great minds…".  Kate introduced me to the team at the Multimodal Unit, which is housed in the Department of Public Works.

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