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Crosswalks will go another year without repainting: Officials say other safety measures make up for lack of crosswalk stripes

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For some, the lack of a marked crosswalk at 13th Street and Pleasant Drive isn't a big deal. To others, it's a safety concern, since it's the closest intersection to McAuliffe Elementary School.


A crosswalk used to be painted there. Director of Public Works Tom Montgomery said it was likely lost in 2011. Pleasant Drive was repaved in 2010, and seal coating was done in 2011.

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Katrina Styx
Katrina Styx has been a reporter for the Hastings Star Gazette since 2010. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.
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