Our transportation system is extensive and used by almost everyone. In the last century, roadways became synonymous with travel by private automobile. Today the use of roads by many modes such walking, bicycling, and streetcars has become more commonplace and accepted, although limited improvements have been made to safely provide for travel for all. Safety for all users has become a need in urbanized areas and communities that are connected to them. The SNHPC provides technical assistance for improving roadway safety through assistance and programs.