Don Kostelec Recent Posts STREETSBLOG USA VIDEO: How the MUTCD Cuts Off Food Access For Pedestrians By Don Kostelec | Mar 31, 2021 | No Comments Because of the strict adherence to the MUTCD we are denying some of the most economically challenged areas of our country safe access to food and recreation. Here's how. STREETSBLOG USA The 94% Error: We Need to Understand the True Cause of Crashes By Don Kostelec | Oct 14, 2020 | No Comments You’ve heard the claim that 94 percent of crashes are due to human error. Traffic safety campaigns are grounded in it. Agencies are using it to advocate for autonomous vehicles. But simply put: It’s not true. STREETSBLOG USA Country Roads are Turning into Superhighways By Don Kostelec | Nov 14, 2019 | No Comments Robert Moses would be proud would be proud of North Carolina's love of "superstreets." STREETSBLOG USA The Small-City Vision Zero Challenge By Don Kostelec | Sep 23, 2019 | No Comments Smaller cities with limited budgets present particular traffic-safety problems. Here's how some transportation planners managed the issues.