To bring about measurable improvements in Main Street safety. The Task Force provides a forum for communication and engagement to identify and solve Main Street safety issues, with a primary focus on traffic and pedestrian safety, and on property safety issues that may arise. Mayor Larry Hushour formed the Main Street Safety Task Force in January 2022.
The Task Force provides recommendations and assists with actions in the areas of:
Enhanced traffic enforcement and related information sharing.
Traffic calming and speed monitoring.
Communication, education, and outreach initiatives to effect behavioral change of drivers.
Pedestrian safety and other safety hazards.
Personal property safety issues.
Measuring the effectiveness of safety efforts and outcomes.