Safe Communities

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Our goal
The goal of Safe Communities Coalition is to reduce the number of traffic related motor vehicle deaths in Madison County by increasing seat belt usage, increasing motorcycle safety awareness, and reducing distracted and impaired driving. The coalition holds events and promotes campaigns throughout the community to raise awareness and promote traffic safety. National campaigns that the coalition participates include “Click It or Ticket” and “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”.

Events:
Distracted Driving Awareness- April
ThinkFast Interactive- April
Senior Fair- May
Click It or Ticket Kickoff- May
Madison County Fair- July
National Night Out- August
Rhythm and Rib Fest- August
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Kickoff- August
Safety Expo- September
Homecoming Tailgate- September
Bingo with a Cop- November


Meetings are held quarterly at 9am. Safe Communities Coalition meetings are open to the public to discuss upcoming events, campaigns, and review traffic safety concerns. Email lsweeney@madisonpublichealth.org for the exact meeting date and location or to become a Safe Communities Coalition member!




For more information, please contact
Lauren Sweeney
Program Coordinator
lsweeney@madisonpublichealth.org
(740) 852-3956 x1525