East Palo Alto outreach – Pedestrian Overcrossing Tour

From SVBC:

The City has rescheduled the March 5, 2011 bus tour of Pedestrian Overcrossings until the following week. As part of this tour, staff will visit eleven pedestrian overcrossings including:

ALA 92 in Hayward: Breakwater Avenue POC, built in 2002; SCL 101 in Sunnyvale: South Borregas Avenue POC, built in 2009; SCL 237 in Mountain View: Stevens Creek Trail POC, built in 2002; SCL 237 in Sunnyvale: North Borregas Avenue POC, built in 2009; SM 101 in Burlingame: Broadway Avenue POC, built in 2009 (pg 37); SM: 101 in San Mateo: Monte Diablo Avenue POC, built in 2009.

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