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Perils For Pedestrians" is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Hosted by John Wetmore, he interviews advocates and government planners about problems such as missing sidewalks and crosswalks, dangerous intersections, speeding traffic, and obstacles to wheelchair users and people with disabilities; and solutions to such problems.

Saturdays at 10:30am and 5:00pm

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The Pathways Commission in Oxford, MS

Episode first aired on 11/2/2013

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

Destinations for Pedestrians

Episode first aired on 10/5/2013

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

Speed Kills

Episode first aired on 9/7/2013

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

Fire and evacuation research

Episode first aired on 8/3/2013

We travel to Gaithersburg, Maryland, to learn about fire and evacuation research at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Greenways program in Greenville, South Carolina

Episode first aired on 7/6/2013

We learn about the greenways program in Greenville, South Carolina. --Greenville has been recognized as a bicycle-friendly community by the League of American Bicyclists.

February 2013 - Episode 183

Episode first aired on 2/2/2013

--We travel to Omaha, Nebraska, to learn about the Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance Program of the National Park Service.
--We visit Indiana Dunes State Park in Chesterton, IN, where walking and bicycling can get you into the park even when the parking lots are full.
--The Toni Morrison Interchange in New Orleans, Louisiana, is not pedestrian-friendly.
--Cars parked on the sidewalk by inconsiderate drivers are a problem in a Pittsburgh neighborhood.
--We learn about Google Maps for bicycling.

January 2013

Episode first aired on 1/5/2013

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

December 2012

Episode first aired on 12/1/2012

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

November 2012

Episode first aired on 11/3/2012

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

October 2012

Episode first aired on 10/6/2012

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

September 2012

Episode first aired on 9/1/2012

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

August 2012 - Episode 180

Episode first aired on 8/4/2012

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

October 2011

Episode first aired on 10/1/2011

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

September 2011

Episode first aired on 9/3/2011

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

August 2011

Episode first aired on 8/6/2011

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

July 2011

Episode first aired on 7/2/2011

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

June 2011

Episode first aired on 6/4/2011

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

May 2011

Episode first aired on 5/7/2011

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

Bridges

Episode first aired on 4/2/2011

--We talk with U.S. Deputy Secretary of Transportation John Porcari about Livable Communities at the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Bike Trail.
--We visit a new pedestrian bridge across the Missouri River between Omaha, Nebraska, and Council Bluffs, Iowa.
--We travel to Kansas City, Missouri, where it is difficult for pedestrians to cross the Missouri River.
--We drop in on the grand opening of the Walkway Over The Hudson in Poughkeepsie, New York. We ask Governor Paterson about pedestrian access to other New York bridges.

March 2011

Episode first aired on 3/5/2011

A public affairs series that looks at problems that pedestrians and bicyclists face in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world.

February 2011

Episode first aired on 2/5/2011

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

January 2011

Episode first aired on 1/1/2011

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

December 2010

Episode first aired on 12/4/2010

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Join host John Wetmore as he talks with those who are working towards the goal of good pedestrian safety for all.

November 2010

Episode first aired on 11/6/2010

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world.

October 2010

Episode first aired on 10/2/2010

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world.

September 2010

Episode first aired on 9/4/2010

Perils For Pedestrians is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world.

July

Episode first aired on 7/3/2010

For more information, log onto: http://www.pedestrians.org/

June

Episode first aired on 6/1/2010

For more information, log onto: http://www.pedestrians.org/

May

Episode first aired on 5/1/2010

May

April

Episode first aired on 4/3/2010

April

Paris, France

Episode first aired on 3/2/2010

Perils For Pedestrians" is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. This month host John Wetmore continues his travels to Paris, France where he talks with two bicyclists about infrastructure for bicyclists in Paris and the issues and improvments they've experienced. Next, we meet Norma Mashaal from MDB ("Mieux se Déplacer à Bicyclette" -- "Better to Move By Bicycle") a Paris Bicycle Advocacy Organization. Mashaal talks about the history of the MDB, the issues they are tackling and work they have done.