Pedestrian deaths prompt councillor's motion to speed up street safety plan

Coun. Kristyn Wong-Tam, who represents Ward 27, Toronto Centre-Rosedale, says five years is too long to implement the Vision Zero pedestrian safety plan. Her motion calls for a two-year implementation schedule. (CBC)

Coun. Kristyn Wong-Tam, who represents Ward 27, Toronto Centre-Rosedale, says five years is too long to implement the Vision Zero pedestrian safety plan. Her motion calls for a two-year implementation schedule. (CBC)

CBC.ca/news: "On Tuesday night, as Coun. Kristyn Wong-Tam was waiting to find out if her latest motion would be heard by council before they adjourned for the day, a 25-year old woman was killed by a car as she tried to cross Sentinel road in North York. It was the fifth pedestrian fatality on Toronto streets in less than a week."

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