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crosswalk

An area across a street or road esp. designated for pedestrians by special markings or paving materials.
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Eugene police will be conducting a sting operation at the intersection of West 16th Avenue and Polk Street today to remind motorists about pedestrian safety, and that every corner is potentially a crosswalk for those on foot.
There are approximately 600 crosswalks in the Bulgarian capital.
The crosswalks were 6 feet wide, and thus linear deviations of less than 3 feet reflect a participant being within the crosswalk.
Since 2001, PennDOT has distributed more than 3,000 portable, free- standing crosswalk signs to municipalities across the state.
The decorated crosswalks run along Santa Monica Boulevard between U.
They don't have something to enforce the crosswalks," Ms.
Kline said he felt that, whereas other planned crosswalks had been delayed and moved from other proposed locations, his business would suffer because of a desire to keep the overall project moving forward.
By painting the crosswalks in rainbow colors on one of the most famous thoroughfares in the country, Route 66, the City of West Hollywood is declaring to the world that we are a city of tolerance and acceptance for all, no matter how you define yourself.
Interviews with several area police departments and information issued by the state Merit Rating Board, which compiles statistics from across the state, show that many communities have not seen an increase in citations for failure to yield to pedestrians in recent years, even though police and others who work in the area of crosswalks say there appear to be more instances like the one Ms.
SPRINGFIELD - City officials are planning major safety improvements for a busy section of Olympic Street where a 72-year-old woman died last November after she stepped into a midblock crosswalk and was struck by an oncoming pickup truck.
Residents and business owners said they were concerned about safety in the area where there have been 17 accidents involving pedestrians at the four crosswalks on Colorado Street in five years.