Pedestrians Educating Drivers on Safety, Inc.
MISSION: We're dedicated to making communities in Georgia safe,
inviting and accessible to all pedestrians.
PEDS is small advocacy group with a very big impact.Founded in 1996, we've become a well-respected resource for elected officials, neighborhood organizations, local, regional and state transportation professionals and others.We partner with others to promote funding, building, and maintaining safe sidewalks and street crossings. We also organize workshops, develop toolkits and participate in road safety audits that help transportation professionals, learn how to design for pedestrian safety.
Our programs include Safe Routes to Transit, Walk Smart / Drive Smart and Campaign for Safe Sidewalks. We also promote Complete Streets and changes that overcome barriers to walking.