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Zaxby’s
Chain eatery serving up fried chicken fingers, wings, sandwiches & other American comfort eats.
Address: 10801 E 31st St, Tulsa, OK 74146
Hours: Open today · 10:30AM–10PM
Phone: (918) 551-7488

KFC
Fast-food chain known for its buckets of fried chicken, plus wings & sides.
Address: 7180 S Memorial Dr, Tulsa, OK 74133
Hours: Open today · 10:30AM–10PM
Phone: (918) 252-1476

Juniper Martini Lounge & Bar
Contemporary destination serving locally sourced American fare & drinks made with infused liquors.
Address: 324 E 3rd St, Tulsa, OK 74120
Hours: Open today · 11AM–2PM, 4–10PM
Phone: (918) 794-1090

The Chalkboard
Celebrated venue serving gourmet American fare & fine wines in a refined, white-tablecloth setting.
Located in: Ambassador Hotel Tulsa, Autograph Collection
Address: 1324 S Main St, Tulsa, OK 74119
Phone: (918) 582-1964

Goldie’s Patio Bar & Grill
Unassuming eatery serving burgers, fried chicken & other American comfort food.
Address: 2005 E 21st St, Tulsa, OK 74114
Hours: Closing soon · 11AM–8PM
Phone: (918) 747-2007

Chimi’s Mexican Restaurant
Local chain serving classic Mexican fare & margaritas in a casual, traditional setting.
Address: 1304 E 15th St, Tulsa, OK 74120
Hours: Open today · 11AM–9:30PM
Phone: (918) 587-4411

Taco Bueno
Counter-serve Mexican chain offering tacos, burritos & quesadillas plus a serve-yourself salsa bar.
Address: 3202 S Sheridan Rd, Tulsa, OK 74145
Hours: Open today · 6AM–1AM
Phone: (918) 665-8184

TGI Friday’s
Casual chain restaurant with a festive vibe serving beer, cocktails & a wide menu of American fare.
Address: 5359 E 41st St, Tulsa, OK 74135
Hours: Open today · 11AM–12AM
Phone: (918) 280-8443

Applebee’s
Full-service chain bar & grill providing hearty American eats in an informal setting.
Address: 4733 S Yale Ave, Tulsa, OK 74135
Hours: Open today · 11AM–12AM
Phone: (918) 664-7878

Sylvia’s Restaurant
Address: 1554 Log Cabin Ln SE, Lawrenceville, GA 30045
Phone: (678) 886-2153

Braum’s
Longtime Oklahoma-based chain offering fast-food burgers, ice cream & a full range of groceries.
Address: 2806 S Harvard Ave, Tulsa, OK 74114
Hours: Open today · 6AM–10:45PM
Phone: (918) 742-3062

Macy’s
Department store chain providing brand-name clothing, accessories, home furnishings & housewares.
Woodland Hills Mall
8707 E 71st St
(918) 250-2990
Open until 9:00 PM

UPS
United Parcel Service (UPS) is the world’s largest package delivery company and a provider of supply chain management solutions. The global logistics company is headquartered in the city of Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States, which is a part of the Greater Atlanta metropolitan area.
Address: 5805 S 118th E Ave, Tulsa, OK 74146
Hours: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Phone: (800) 742-5877

Prime Industrial Recruiter’s
Since 1995, we’ve been serving the industrial staffing needs for the Tulsa metro area.
Address: A, 4527 E 31st St, Tulsa, OK 74135
Hours: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Phone: (918) 742-6226

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If you are interested in Pedestrian Awareness Crosswalk Education Advocacy you have reached the right place.  In this segment of our website you can reach out to legislators and other congressional leaders that want to impact the future of public safety in Oklahoma and in your community.  There are over 25 NEW pieces of legislation that have been introduced in 2017 that I am sure will be very interesting to you.  Take your time and explore all of them before you decide which ones you would like to find out more about.  Don’t be afraid…There are over 90,000 listeners in the PACE TULSA AGS FOUNDATION NETWORK that would love to get on board with your advocacy educational outreach pursuits.  Good Luck and Enjoy reading!
 
 
OK S 44
2017
Texting and Driving

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Sharp (R)
Topics: Distracted Driving
Summary: Relates to texting and driving, relates to text messaging, modifies inclusions, provides exception, deletes certain definitions, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
12/22/2016 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

 
OK S 53
2017
Motorcycles

Status: Pending – House Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Fry (R)
Topics: Motorcycle Safety
Summary: Relates to motorcycles, relates to headlamps on motorcycles, modifies allowances, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/03/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
02/23/2017 – From SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass.
03/20/2017 – Passed SENATE. *****To HOUSE.
03/27/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

 
OK S 69
2017
Driving Under the Influence

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Allen (R)
Topics: Impaired Driving
Summary: Relates to driving under the influence, relates to penalty for persons under the influence of alcohol or other intoxicating substance, specifies certain inclusions, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/03/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

Safety Belts

Status: Pending – Senate Appropriations Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Yen (R)
Topics: Seatbelts and Occupant Protection
Summary: Relates to safety belts, relates to safety belt requirements, modifies fine, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/09/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on APPROPRIATIONS.

 
Texting While Driving

Status: Failed – SENATE
Date of Last Action: 3/23/2017
Author: Dossett (D)
Topics: Distracted Driving
Summary: Relates to texting while driving, creates the Bobbie White Act of 2017, makes it unlawful for any person to operate a motor vehicle on any street or highway within this state, in a school zone or construction zone while using a cellular telephone or other handheld wireless communications device to engage in voice communications with another person, unless the device is used with an accessory which allows the person to communicate without the use of his or her hands.

History: Click for History
01/11/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
03/02/2017 – From SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass as substituted.
03/02/2017 – Title Stricken.
03/02/2017 – Emergency clause stricken.
03/23/2017 – Substituted on SENATE floor.
03/23/2017 – Failed to pass SENATE.
03/23/2017 – Reconsidered by SENATE.
03/23/2017 – Failed to pass SENATE.

 
Driving Under the Influence

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Pederson (R)
Topics: Impaired Driving
Summary: Relates to driving under the influence, creates the Debra Reed Act, relates sentencing powers of the court, adds certain sentencing requirements, relates to the Oklahoma Alcoholic Beverage Control Act, makes certain acts unlawful.

History: Click for History
01/18/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

 
Drivers Licenses

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Allen (R)
Topics: Senior Drivers Issues
Summary: Relates to drivers licenses, adds certain renewal procedure for certain medical examination certificate, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/18/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

Electronic Communication Devices

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Yen (R)
Topics: Distracted Driving
Summary: Relates to electronic communication devices, States legislative findings, directs the Commission of the Department of Public Safety promulgate rules and regulations to implement provisions relating to field testing of electronic communication devices, provides definitions, directs compliance, States purpose, makes certain implied consent, allows for certain revocation for noncompliance, requires certain report, allows for revocation hearing, direction certain action, allows certain evidence be admissible.

History: Click for History
01/19/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

 
School Buses

Status: Pending – House Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Holt (R)
Topics: School Bus Safety
Summary: Relates to school buses, relates to meeting or overtaking stopped school bus, modifies penalty, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/19/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
02/16/2017 – From SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass.
03/14/2017 – Passed SENATE. *****To HOUSE.
03/27/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

 
Speed Limits

Status: Pending – House Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/21/2017
Author: Silk (R)
Topics: Speed Limits
Summary: Relates to speed limits, relates to maximum and minimum limits, provides for certain request for altering certain speed limit, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/20/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on TRANSPORTATION.
02/21/2017 – From SENATE Committee on TRANSPORTATION: Do pass as amended.
02/21/2017 – Title Stricken.
03/21/2017 – Passed SENATE. *****To HOUSE.
03/27/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

 
Impaired Driving

Status: Pending – House Appropriations and Budget Committee
Date of Last Action: 3/22/2017
Author: David (R) Additional Authors: Rader (R)
Topics: Impaired Driving
Summary: Relates to impaired driving, creates the Impaired Driving Elimination Act 2, provides purpose of creation of the act, relates to giving of notice, authorizes a notice of treatment category, updates language, relates to mandatory revocation of driving privileges.

History: Click for History
01/20/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
02/23/2017 – From SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass.
02/23/2017 – To SENATE Committee on APPROPRIATIONS.
03/01/2017 – From SENATE Committee on APPROPRIATIONS: Do pass as amended.
03/22/2017 – Substituted on SENATE floor.
03/22/2017 – Passed SENATE. *****To HOUSE.
03/27/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on APPROPRIATIONS AND BUDGET.

 
Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/16/2017
Author: Derby D (R)
Topics: Motorcycle Safety
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, relates to headlamps on motorcycles, clarifies references, allows for certain auxiliary lighting, provides limitations on auxiliary lighting, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/18/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
02/16/2017 – From HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass as substituted.
03/02/2017 – Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
03/14/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

 
Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – HOUSE
Date of Last Action: 2/16/2017
Author: West R (R)
Topics: School Bus Safety
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, relates to lighting equipment and devices for school buses and church buses, requires certain lighting equipment for school buses, requires permanent mount, provides parameters for mount location, requires continuous use under certain condition, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/18/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
02/16/2017 – From HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass as substituted.

 
Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – House Rules Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Casey (R)
Topics: School Bus Safety
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, creates the School Bus Driver Training and Licensing Act of 2017, provides for noncodification, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/18/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on RULES.

Insurance

Status: Pending – House Insurance Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: West T (R)
Topics: Motorcycle Safety
Summary: Relates to insurance, requires automobile and motorcycle insurance rates to include premium reductions for completing a victims impact panel program, provides exception for attending certain court-ordered programs, directs insurance companies to allow certain premium reductions, provides qualification to be based on certificate of completion, provides time period for discount, defines term, provides for codification, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/18/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on INSURANCE.

 
Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – House Transportation Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Condit (D)
Topics: Speed Limits
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, relates to maximum and minimum speed limits, removes additional limitations for school buses, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/19/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on TRANSPORTATION.

Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – House Appropriations and Budget Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Roberts D (R)
Topics: School Bus Safety
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, relates to maximum and minimum speed limits, provides maximum fine and court costs for certain violations, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/19/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on APPROPRIATIONS AND BUDGET.

Driving Under the Influence

Status: Pending – SENATE
Date of Last Action: 3/22/2017
Author: Enns (R)
Topics: Impaired Driving
Summary: Relates to driving under the influence, creates the Debra Reed Act, relates to sentencing powers of the court, adds certain sentencing requirement.

History: Click for History
01/19/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on JUDICIARY – CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND CORRECTIONS.
02/22/2017 – From HOUSE Committee on JUDICIARY – CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND CORRECTIONS: Do pass.
03/22/2017 – Amended on HOUSE floor.
03/22/2017 – Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.

Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Enns (R)
Topics: Child Passenger Protection
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, relates to child passenger restraint system requirements, provides exception from rear-facing requirement for children of physically disabled parent, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/19/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
02/09/2017 – From HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass.
02/14/2017 – Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
03/14/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – House Government Modernization Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Inman (D)
Topics: Child Passenger Protection
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, relates to child passenger restraint systems, modifies criteria requiring certain restraints, declares an emergency.

History: Click for History
01/19/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on GOVERNMENT MODERNIZATION.

 
Bicyclists at Stop Signs

Status: Pending – House Rules Committee
Date of Last Action: 2/6/2017
Author: Moore L (R)
Topics: Pedestrian and Bike Safety
Summary: Relates to bicycles, authorizes bicyclists to yield at stop signs and proceed through red lights under certain circumstances, provides for codification, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/20/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on RULES.

 
Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – HOUSE
Date of Last Action: 2/9/2017
Author: Kannady (R)
Topics: Impaired Driving
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, relates to district court appeals of driver license cancellations, denials, suspensions, and revocations, eliminates reference to certain administrative hearings and appeals process, clarifies timeline for filing of appeals, relates to ignition interlock devices, requires certain periodic reporting by device providers, requires revocation and suspension of driving privileges for interlock violations.

History: Click for History
01/20/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on JUDICIARY – CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL.
02/09/2017 – From HOUSE Committee on JUDICIARY – CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL: Do pass as substituted.

 
Criminal Procedure

Status: Pending – Senate Judiciary Committee
Date of Last Action: 3/1/2017
Author: Jordan J (R)
Topics: Impaired Driving
Summary: Relates to criminal procedure, authorizes defendants to file application for certain evidentiary hearings, provides time limitations for filing applications and holding hearings, directs district courts to file decisions within a certain period of time, relates to the question of involuntary intoxication at the time of the offense of driving under the influence.

History: Click for History
01/20/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on RULES.
03/01/2017 – From HOUSE Committee on RULES: Do pass as substituted.
03/21/2017 – Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
03/27/2017 – To SENATE Committee on JUDICIARY.

 
Overtaking and Passing Bicycles

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 3/20/2017
Author: Williams (D)
Topics: Pedestrian and Bike Safety
Summary: Relates to bicycles, relates to overtaking and passing bicycles, modifies due care requirements in certain conditions, modifies circumstances when certain fine is applicable, modifies fine amounts, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/20/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
02/23/2017 – From HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass.
03/20/2017 – Amended on HOUSE floor.
03/20/2017 – Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
03/27/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.

 
Motor Vehicles

Status: Pending – Senate Public Safety Committee
Date of Last Action: 3/7/2017
Author: McCall (R) Additional Authors: Ownbey (R)
Topics: Speed Limits
Summary: Relates to motor vehicles, relates to driving on roadways laned for traffic, adds restrictions for the use of the left-hand lane, provides exception when overtaking and passing another vehicle, provides an effective date.

History: Click for History
01/20/2017 – PREFILED.
02/06/2017 – INTRODUCED.
02/07/2017 – To HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
02/09/2017 – From HOUSE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY: Do pass as substituted.
03/07/2017 – Amended on HOUSE floor.
03/07/2017 – Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
03/20/2017 – To SENATE Committee on PUBLIC SAFETY.
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2017 Public Safety
Senators
Senator Jack Fry Chair 
Senator Wayne Shaw Vice Chair
Senator Josh Brecheen
Senator J.J. Dossett
Senator Tom Dugger
Senator Darcy Jech
Senator Kevin Matthews
Senator Greg McCortney
Senator Lonnie Paxton
Senator Roger Thompson
Senator Ervin Yen
Becky Halliburton Analyst
Matt Duehning  Attorney 
Will Robinson Fiscal Analyst
Andrea Gaylord  Administrative Assistant
Capitol Address
District Address
Senator Greg McCortney
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 528B
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-5541
mccortney@oksenate.gov
Executive Assistant: Madeline Baldwin
117 S. Broadway
Ada, OK 74820

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LISTEN Before You Cross

LISTEN Before You Cross. By Terence Morris, Founder, PACE TULSA AGS FOUNDATION.  May 22, 2017 9:14 AM.   Join PACE TULSA NOW…TEXT:  PACEPAC  TO:  22828 OR Register |  Lost your password?.  feed-icon-28x28

PEDESTRIANS

Who is a Pedestrian?

A pedestrian is a person traveling on foot, whether walking or running. In some communities, those traveling using tiny wheels such as roller skates, skateboards, and scooters, as well as wheelchair users are also included as pedestrians.

Pedestrian – Wikipedia.

AWARENESS

What is a Pedestrian Sign?

Pedestrian Signs are the most important Traffic Signs on the road today. Protect your Pedestrian Traffic with Pedestrian Crossing Signs from SafetySign.com. Our full selection of Pedestrian Signs range from Pedestrian Crossing Panels to MUTCD compliant Pedestrian Crossing Signs.

Pedestrian Signs, Pedestrian Crossing Signs, Pedestrian Crosswalk.

What is a Pedestrian Lane?

A pedestrian crossing or crosswalk is a place designated for pedestrians to cross a road. Crosswalks are designed to keep pedestrians together where they can be seen by motorists, and where they can cross most safely across the flow of vehicular traffic.

Pedestrian crossing – Wikipedia.

When can you cross the street?

When crossing a street, pedestrians should stop at the edge of the road and look left, right, and then left again before proceeding. When the roadway is clear, begincrossing while looking over your shoulder for turning vehicles; always check for traffic while crossing and yield to oncoming traffic.

Pedestrian Safety – Rancho Cordova Police Department

http://www.ranchocordovapd.com/information/pedestrian_safety.cfm

Do I have to stop for Pedestrians at a Crosswalk?

At an uncontrolled intersection (no signals, signs, or marked crosswalks), if apedestrian is standing on the sidewalk or off of the roadway and has not stepped out onto the roadway so as to indicate an intention to cross the street, vehicular traffic is not required to stop.Jan 24, 2009

Do I have to stop for pedestrians waiting at a crosswalk? – Seattle 911 …

blog.seattlepi.com/seattle911/…/do-i-have-to-stop-for-pedestrians-waiting-at-a-crosswalk…

Do Pedestrians have the right-of-way?

MYTH #1: Pedestrians always have the right-of-way. REALITY: No, not always. Legally, pedestrians have the right-of-way at controlled intersections and in marked crosswalks; but the law also states that “no pedestrian shall unnecessarily stop or delay traffic while in a marked or unmarked crosswalk.”

Crosswalks and Pedestrian Safety – Salisbury University

https://www.salisbury.edu/smokefree/docs/crosswalk_safety.htm

Do pedestrians have the right of way at a stop sign?

Also, yield to the vehicle or bicycle that arrives first, or to the vehicle or bicycle on your right if it reaches the intersection at the same time as you. At “T” intersections without “STOP” or “YIELD” signs, yield to traffic and pedestrians on the through road. They have the right-of-way.

Right-of-Way Rules

https://www.dmv.ca.gov/portal/wcm/connect/dmv_content_en/dmv/…/right_of_way

Do you have to yield to Pedestrians?

In the absence of a crosswalk at an intersection, drivers must stop before reaching the intersection. If there is a crosswalk, drivers must allow a pedestrian who has the proper signal to cross the street. If a motor vehicle has a green light, pedestrians and bicyclists should yield the right of way to that vehicle.

Is it true that motor vehicles always have to yield the

http://www.newlinlaw.com/pedestrian…/is-it-true-that-motor-vehicles-always-have-to-yield-the&#8230;

JAYWALKING

Why is jaywalking a crime?

Regarding to Traffic laws, jaywalking and crossing when a pedestrian light is red or to start walking when it is flashing is prohibited from the 1970s, If in an intersection there is no pedestrian light, traffic lights would be considered, so it would be illegalwhen it is red or orange.

Jaywalking – Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaywalking

Why do they call it jaywalking?

Contrary to popular belief, the term jaywalking does not derive from the shape of the letter “J” (referencing the path a jaywalker might travel when crossing a road). Rather, it comes from the fact that “Jay” used to be a generic term for someone who was an idiot, dull, rube, unsophisticated, poor, or simpleton.Jul 9, 2012

Origin of the Term Jaywalking – Today I Found Out

http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2012/07/origin-of-the-term-jaywalking/

Do Jaywalkers have the right-of-way?

In fact, jaywalking is generally a legal action, so long as the pedestrian in question does one thing – yields to oncoming traffic. This is because outside of designated crosswalks (whether marked or unmarked), vehicles on the road have the right of way.

Pedestrians Always Have the Right of Way, Right? – Injury Attorneys …

http://www.thegeorgialawyer.com/pedestrians-always-have-the-right-of-way-right/

CROSSWALKS

What is a  Marked Crosswalk?

A marked crosswalk is any portion of the road outlined by painted markings or a difference texture of concrete or pavers. How are crosswalks used? Drivers must be aware of crosswalks and stop for pedestrians who are within a marked or unmarkedcrosswalk.May 17, 2010

Crosswalks, Pedestrian Safety, Commuter Information – State.NJ.us

http://www.state.nj.us/transportation/commuter/pedsafety/crosswalks.shtm

What is an unmarked crosswalk?

In New Jersey, as in most states, all intersections of streets are normally considered to represent crosswalks, even when there are no painted crosswalk lines. At these ‘unmarked crosswalks’, it is legal for pedestrians to cross.

‘Unmarked Crosswalks’? – walkableprinceton

walkableprinceton.com/2013/05/30/traffic_quiz1/

What is a road marking?

Road surface marking is any kind of device or material that is used on a roadsurface in order to convey official information. They can also be applied in other facilities used by vehicles to mark parking spaces or designate areas for other uses.

Road surface marking – Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Road_surface_marking

What color are crosswalk lines?

Crosswalks are often marked with white lines. Yellow crosswalk lines may be painted at school crossings. Most often, crosswalks in residential areas are not marked. Some crosswalks have flashing lights to warn you that pedestrians may be crossing.

Laws and Rules of the Road – California Driver Handbook

test-www.dmv.ca.gov/pubs/hdbk/right_of_way.htm

How much does it cost to paint a crosswalk?

The cost of striped crosswalks range from approximately $100 to 2,100 each, or on average approximately $7 per square foot. A high visibility crosswalk can range from$600 to $5,700 each, or around $2,500 on average.

Crosswalks – Pedestrian & Bicycle Information Center

http://www.pedbikeinfo.org/planning/facilities_crossings_crosswalks.cfm

How wide should a Crosswalk be?

The minimum crosswalk width is six feet wide but should be wider at crossings with high numbers of pedestrians.

SRTS Guide: Marking and Signing Crosswalks

guide.saferoutesinfo.org/engineering/marked_crosswalks.cfm

ROAD MARKINGS

How long are the white lines on the highway?

When asked to guess the length of the lines from memory, most answered 2 feet. The real answer is 10 feet. That’s the federal guideline for every street, highway, and rural road in the United States, where dashed lines separate traffic lanes or indicate where passing is allowed, Shaffer said.

Many underestimate white dashed lines – UPI.com

http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2009/02/03/Many-underestimate…/36181233688383/

What does a solid white line at the side of the road?

For example, on a two-lane road, the solid white line to the right marks the edge of the roadway. The yellow line on the left separates you from oncoming traffic. A double solid yellow line on your left means that it is not legal for you or for oncoming traffic to pass.

Section 3.4 Signs, Signals, and Roadway Markings

http://www.webtrafficschool.com/wts/content/california/s3_4ca_movie.html

What do the yellow lines tell you about the traffic flow?

A solid white line marks the right edge of many roads. The center marking for roads with four lanes consists of TWO SOLID YELLOW LINES. The yellow lines tell you thetraffic on the other side of the lines is moving in the opposite direction. You should never cross the two solid yellow lines to pass.

Driver Guide – Chapter 3

dor.mo.gov/pdf/Chapter3.pdf

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