With ambitious development plans around transit stations, notably along the Blue Line, Prince George’s County has a problem. Its fatality rate from automobile accidents is by far the highest in the DC region, partly due to having the most vehicle miles traveled. Recognizing this, the county adopted new urban design standards in 2017, yet fatalities remain extraordinary.
With Prince George’s County leading the region in traffic fatalities, bill seeks to codify safety
July 26, 2023