Wisconsin Department of Transportation

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Pedestrian

A family of four crosses the street together. Photo courtesy of
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

Even in a cold-weather state like Wisconsin, pedestrians represent a key transportation mode. The 2000 U.S. Census found that almost 92,000 people in Wisconsin walk to work on a regular basis, representing 3.5% of all work trips.

Since pedestrian travel is an important transportation choice in Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation has produced a Statewide Pedestrian Policy Plan. This 20 year plan considers pedestrian needs and concerns and provides recommendations to address them.

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Last modified: August 19, 2008

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