Over the past 10 years, the City of Glendale has consistently ranked high on the list of California cities with the most dangerous drivers. They routinely violate vehicle and traffic laws and threaten the safety of other drivers, cyclists, pedestrians, children and pets. This is a public safety issue as well as a quality of life issue.
Despite the commendable job by the Glendale Police Department (GPD), and excellent initiatives such as “Be Street Smart Glendale,” the following problems persist:
The signers of this petition are asking the Mayor, the current and future City Council Members, the City Manager, and the Glendale Traffic Commission to provide the GPD, the Glendale Unified School District (GUSD), and the Glendale Public Works the resources required to tackle and solve this problem. We suggest the following measures be considered as part of a city-wide plan as soon as possible:
Please sign and pass on this petition if you live in the City of Glendale, CA, and would like to have safer streets for your children, your family, and yourself. Sign this petition if you would like to improve the quality of life in your neighborhood and reduce noise pollution. If you would like to feel safe walking or biking in your neighborhood and for your kids to be able to walk and bike safely around their schools and in the parks, we ask that you support this petition by signing it and passing it on to neighbors, parents, co-workers, and friends who live in the City of Glendale for the benefit of all who live in our beautiful city.
Drive Safe Glendale welcomes all residents and homeowners to join us in the coalition, and we don’t discriminate against any race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status.
Thank you in advance for your time and cooperation. We also thank the City of Glendale officials in advance for listening to their constituents.
Drive Safe Glendale, A Coalition of Glendale Residents Concerned About Traffic Safety
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