November 16, 2015 BY Vision Zero Networkin News

We Remember — and We Stand for Vision Zero

On November 15, millions mobilized for World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims. Here in the United States, thousands of advocates took a stand for #VisionZero, calling for an end to traffic violence that takes the lives of more than 1.2 million people each year.

We were honored to witness powerful actions from advocates in New York City, Boston, Portland, San Francisco and Seattle — just to name a few. Here are some of the indelible words and images from a day that has bolstered the urgency of Vision Zero nationwide.


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