Micah Brachman and the Center for Geospatial Information Science are working to increase the safety of crosswalks, bike paths, and other foot-traffic infrastructure. Brachman is applying GIS methods including satellite imagery to assist in the design of safer walking and biking routes for commuters. Read more about his research, featured in BSOS's Maryland Today online newsletter. Congratulations and best of luck to Micah and his team on their continuous efforts on the Safe Routes to School Infrastructure Improvement Model.

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