Innovative Traffic Signal Improves Pedestrian Safety

Pedestrian and bicycle crashes represent 9 percent of the fatalities on Ohio’s roadways. This fact, coupled with a greater emphasis on alternative forms of transportation like walking, bicycling and transit use, has led communities to focus more than ever on providing safe infrastructure for all modes of travel. We are closer to achieving this goal […]

Every Move You Make – Make It Safe

That is the motto of the Ohio Department of Transportation Highway Safety Program. ODOT has one of the largest traffic safety programs in the country. The department dedicates about $72 million annually for engineering improvements at high-crash or severe-crash locations across the state. Through multiple ongoing traffic safety study contracts, LJB works with ODOT to […]

Make Way for Bicycles

If you could get to where you wanted to go without using your car, would you do it? As part of a series of interactive workshops, Larry Sack, P.E., a senior traffic engineer and complete streets advocate, educated community leaders and public officials on how they can integrate bicycles into their roadway systems. Larry’s primary […]

LJB takes third place in Bike to Work Day challenge

Thank you to our LJB employees who rode their bikes to RiverScape MetroPark last Friday in support of Bike to Work Day. The weather was beautiful, the pancakes were yummy, and Heater and Gem from the Dayton Dragons were on hand to help us cheer on the 500 riders who collectively contributed to more than […]

Get Ready to Pedal – National Bike to Work Day is May 18

Did you know that Five Rivers MetroParks has more than 70 miles of multi-use recreational trails in Montgomery and Greene Counties that have helped Dayton receive bronze level status as a bicycle friendly community? In celebration of National Bike to Work Day, Five Rivers MetroParks is hosting its annual pancake breakfast event to promote bicycling […]

Complete Streets Designs Improve Quality of Life

For the past few years, LJB has been involved in promoting and applying the concept of complete streets to deliver safe and accessible streets to the communities we serve. People inside and outside LJB  have asked why we are so passionate in our quest to accommodate all users in our street designs. The simple answer […]