Objective: Work with other organizations to develop education campaigns and policies

Vision Zero is a partnership with schools, universities, and businesses.

Education Team is planning for this task.
Target Date: March 2020

1 Enhance the driver safety training course provided by Columbia Public Schools

The Education Team will work with Columbia Public Schools to enhance the existing driver safety training course offered through the summer school program for local high school aged youth. 

Education Team is planning for this task.
Target Date: March 2018

2 Establish transportation safety training for college students

The Education Team will explore together with the University of Missouri and other higher education entities, a concept of transportation safety training for new students. The training may include local ordinances, local infrastructure education, impaired driving, distracted travel, etc.

Education Team is planning for this task.
Target Date: May 2019

3 Develop workplace transportation safety programs and policies

The Education Team will work with local businesses to develop internal policies against distracted driving, laws and best practices for sharing the road with all road users, and workplace driver safety programs. This will include implementation toolkits for businesses to follow to ensure successful rollout of policies and training for employees. 

Education Team is planning for this task.
Target Date: March 2018

4 Create age-appropriate transportation safety programs in schools

The Education Team will work with Columbia Public Schools and others as needed, to implement an age-appropriate transportation safety education program. They will also work to combine pedestrian safety for elementary schoolchildren, bicycle and transit training for middle-schoolers, and driver education for high school students in a comprehensive “mobility education approach.”

Education Team is planning for this task.
Target Date: March 2020