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Reader questions road rules for pedestrians

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Hardly a day goes by that I don’t come across an individual or group walking down the middle of a street or on the wrong side facing oncoming traffic. I understand when there is no sidewalk, … Continue reading

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Reader questions jaywalking in front of county building

Dear Street Smarts, Q Is the Jay-Walking law still on the books? If so, a very bad example of pedestrian leadership is being shown by the police, lawyers, courthouse employees and maybe judges near the courthouse crossing on Water Street. … Continue reading

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