A common sight, especially in suburbia, is the "push button" at an intersection.  I come to an intersection and see a big button telling me to push it in order to cross the street.  I push the button, and nothing happens.  I push the button again and again. Blog Post
Nov 8, 2013   By Michael Lewyn
A few weeks ago, I read a newspaper article commenting on a pedestrian who was killed in a car crash; the article suggested "educating pedestrians to cross at intersections."  But sometimes, some pedestrians are actually safer crossing mid-block. Blog Post
Jan 31, 2009   By Michael Lewyn