MEDIA ADVISORY: 2nd Annual Vision Zero Symposium

MEDIA ADVISORY

Contact: Maya Rosas
310-804-5256
Dan Fesperman
858-609-7982

2nd Annual Vision Zero Symposium

Summary: Circulate San Diego is hosting our 2nd annual Vision Zero Symposium on how to prevent traffic injuries and deaths, featuring remarks from City of San Diego Councilmember David Alvarez. 

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Press Release: Boy Sustains Life-Threatening Injuries Crossing Dangerous Intersection

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Contact: Maya Rosas

Boy Sustains Life-Threatening Injuries Crossing Dangerous Intersection 

SAN DIEGO (September 12, 2017) – A 13-year-old boy suffered serious life-threatening injuries after a 25-year-old driver hit him while crossing the street in Logan Heights yesterday. At approximately 7:00 AM, the driver, who was heading east on Ocean View Blvd approaching 32nd Street, struck the boy while he was crossing Ocean View Blvd northbound. Earlier this year, the intersection was identified as one of the 15 most dangerous for pedestrians in the City of San Diego by the Office of the City Auditor.

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Press Release: Pedestrian Seriously Injured on High Speed Road

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Contact: Maya Rosas
Cell: (310) 804-5256

Pedestrian Seriously Injured on High Speed Road

SAN DIEGO (September 6, 2017) – A 51-year-old man suffered serious injuries after a driver hit the pedestrian in University City yesterday evening. At approximately 9:15 PM, the driver, who was heading east on La Jolla Village Drive approaching Lebon Drive, unsuccessfully attempted to swerve to avoid the pedestrian, who may have been attempting to cross the street. La Jolla Village Drive is a high speed 45 MPH road with six travel lanes and no crosswalk on the side of the street where the collision happened.
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Press Release: Speakers Announced for Autonomous/Connected Vehicles Forum in San Diego

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Contact: Colin Parent
Cell: (858) 442-7374
cparent@circulatesd.org

Speakers Announced for Autonomous/ Connected Vehicles Forum in San Diego
Circulate San Diego’s forum on Autonomous/ Connected Vehicles will feature Mayor Faulconer and leaders from SANDAG and Caltrans

August 31, 2017 – Circulate San Diego announced today a slate of speakers for their upcoming Autonomous/ Connected Vehicles Forum scheduled for September 28 at the Downtown San Diego Library.

The Autonomous/Connected Vehicles forum will feature welcoming remarks from City of San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer. In addition to Mayor Faulconer, the forum will feature the below speakers and panelists. A complete current speakers list is attached to this release. [available here: http://www.circulatesd.org/avforum2017_speakers]

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Press Release: Circulate San Diego Extends Nomination Deadline, Seeks Sponsors for 2017 Momentum Awards and Reception Gala

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Contact: Colin Parent
Cell: (858) 442-7374
cparent@circulatesd.org

Circulate San Diego Extends Nomination Deadline, Seeks Sponsors for 2017 Momentum Awards and Reception Gala [PDF]

San Diego—August 31, 2017: Circulate San Diego is extending its deadline to receive nominations for their 2017 Momentum Awards and Reception Gala from September 1 to September 15 at 5 PM.

Said Colin Parent, Interim Executive Director, “Circulate’s Momentum Awards recognize the people and projects in the San Diego region that are improving our quality of life by advancing forward-thinking, multi-model transportation choices, better connectivity, and vibrant, healthy communities.”

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Press Release: Pedestrian Fatalities Countywide at Highest Number In 23 Years

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Contact: Maya Rosas
Cell: (310) 804-5256
mrosas@circulatesd.org

Pedestrian Fatalities Countywide at Highest Number In 23 Years

SAN DIEGO (August 24, 2017) –Today the San Diego County Medical Examiner released its 2016 Annual Report detailing the trends and causes behind the deaths the Medical Examiner investigated last year. A staggering 101 pedestrians died on the streets across San Diego County. This is approximately a third of all traffic deaths in 2016, an increase from 93 pedestrian deaths in 2015, and is just short of the County record set in 1994 of 103 deaths.

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Media Advisory: Walk N Roll - A Neighborhood Storytelling Project

MEDIA ADVISORY

Contact: Oscar Medina                                                          

 

Walk N Roll: A Neighborhood Storytelling Project 

Wednesday, August 9, 7:00 PM

What: Circulate San Diego and So Say We All are hosting a night of short stories tonight in Barrio Logan.  Hear our performers tell first person narrative stories about their neighborhoods. Hear about the heartbreaks, the bad decisions, about home, and everything that makes our neighborhoods great (and not so great).  Before the event, there will be a 4-mile community bike ride that starts and ends at Ryan Bros Coffee.

Major funding for this program was provided by a grant from Community Action Partnership, a program of the County of San Diego.

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Press Release: Two Pedestrians Seriously Injured, Dog Killed in Collision

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Contact: Maya Rosas
Cell: (310) 804-5256
mrosas@circulatesd.org

Two Pedestrians Seriously Injured, Dog Killed in Collision

SAN DIEGO (August 8, 2017) – A 32-year-old man and 23-year-old woman suffered serious head injuries after a taxi cab driver hit the pedestrians and their dog in the College Area on the early morning of August 6, 2017. At approximately 5:20 AM, the driver, who was heading south on Fairmount Avenue after exiting Interstate 8, stopped to call the police after hitting the two pedestrians and the dog, who did not survive. The pedestrians were trying to cross the street. Fairmount Avenue is a high speed road with bike lanes but no sidewalks in the area where the collision happened.

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Press Release: Hit and Run Driver Seriously Injures Pedestrian on Vision Zero Corridor

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Contact: Maya Rosas

Hit and Run Driver Seriously Injures Pedestrian on Vision Zero Corridor

SAN DIEGO (August 4, 2017) – A 55-year-old male pedestrian sustained serious injuries after a driver hit the pedestrian and fled the scene in Hillcrest on August 3, 2017. At approximately 8:30 PM, the man attempted to cross University Avenue near Richmond Street. University Avenue is one of the eight most dangerous corridors in the City of San Diego. According to the San Diego Police Department, the unknown driver in the hit and run has not been apprehended and a description of the vehicle is not available. 
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Press Release: Driver Seriously Injures 18-Year-Old Pedestrian in Linda Vista

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Contact: Maya Rosas

Driver Seriously Injures 18-Year-Old Pedestrian in Linda Vista

SAN DIEGO (August 2, 2017) – An 18-year-old male pedestrian sustained serious, life-threatening injuries after being struck by a car in Linda Vista on August 1, 2017. In daylight at approximately 8:25 AM, the teenager attempted to cross Linda Vista Road near Fulton Street, a four-lane road with numerous homes and stores in direct proximity. An 82-year-old driving a 2016 Hyundai Sonata struck the pedestrian on the 30 MPH road, causing a brain bleed.

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