AAA Walk to End Distracted Driving


AAA Northern New England in conjunction with the Vermont Highway Safety Alliance and Project RoadSafe planned and hosted a "AAA Walk to End Distracted Driving" and Safety Event at the Vermont State House. There was a community walk in downtown Montpelier and traffic safety partners exhibited and hosted interactive activities on the front lawn of the State House. The event was kicked off with speakers including, Dan Goodman AAA, Chief Anthony Facos, Montpelier Police, Commissioner Thomas D. Anderson, Department of Public Safety, Commissioner Wanda Minoli, Department of Motor Vehicles and Sharon Huntley, victims advocate. Participants included: Vermont Youth Safety Council, Vermont State Police, Vermont Agency of Transportation, Local Motion, Operation Lifesaver, Vermont Department of Health, American Association of Retired Persons, Federal Highways Administration US Department of Transportation, Work Safe Traffic Control Industries, 3M, Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission, AT&T, Text Less Live More, UVM Text U L8R, and Hallstrom Motor Sports.