The Austin Pedestrian Safety Action Plan provides a comprehensive strategy for addressing pedestrian safety in service to a more walkable environment that contributes to Austin’s vision for a sustainable, socially equitable, affordable and economically prosperous city. The plan offers 21 key recommendations in engineering, education, enforcement, evaluation, policy/land use, and partners/funding to reduce and eliminate serious injury and fatal pedestrian crashes in Austin.

Cover of Pedestrian Safety Action Plan with photo of person crossing a busy street. Reads "City of Austin Pedestrian Safety Action Plan 2018" with Vision Zero logo.

The Austin Transportation Department has initiated implementation of recommendations included in the PSAP. The plan has been incorporated into the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan, which was adopted by City Council in April 2019.

Questions regarding the Pedestrian Safety Action Plan can be directed to Joel Meyer, Pedestrian Coordinator, at