Plano will pursue a universally accessible and well-connected pedestrian system that promotes walkability, improves navigation of major thoroughfares, and encourages connections between residential areas and neighborhood centers.
Pedestrian Environment Action Statement
Develop and adopt a pedestrian plan that provides for an accessible, safe system to
promote walkability in Plano.
Foster a streetscape design that includes tree plantings, lighting, street furniture, and
wayfinding guides to enhance Plano’s pedestrian environment.
Implement traffic calming methodologies to reduce traffic speeds and improve pedestrian
Review feasibility of narrowing intersections on major roadways to improve the safety of
crosswalks and reduce the distance pedestrians must travel across streets.
Identify and complete sidewalk gaps along the city’s roadway system.
Create Safe Routes to School maps.
Partner with the public school districts, colleges, and businesses to develop public service
announcements that promote pedestrian awareness education.