Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee Meeting

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The Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee (PSAC) is the official public representative to the Board of Supervisors on pedestrian issues.  It meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month to review City plans and projects and to research potential improvements to the pedestrian environment.  The public is encourage to attend.

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