Double Fines For Those Texting While Jaywalking, Bill ProposesUnder a bill filed on Beacon Hill this week, penalties for jaywalkers would be increased if they are caught texting while crossing the street.
Don't Walk This Way: Mass. Lawmakers Developing Plan To Prevent JaywalkingMassachusetts lawmakers plan to address a huge jaywalking problem in Boston by increasing the trivial fine to make violators think twice before crossing.
Boston Mayor Launches Site To Report Problem Roads, IntersectionsMayor Marty Walsh is launching an interactive website where people can mark off problem roadways and intersections as his administration looks to make Boston roads safer.
Jaywalking In Boston: Who Cares?It's not a newsflash to say that walking in front of moving cars can be hazardous to your health. And yet, jaywalking is a favorite pastime in Boston....