Painted crosswalks a matter of safety

I hope no one gets killed due to the inability to provide safe crossings.

The news, the other day, had a story of a cyclist being hit by a car at the Galloping Goose crossing at McKenzie Avenue. Both Mainroad Contracting and the Ministry of Transportation should be held accountable.

I have on two occasions in the past two months, contacted these offices regarding the danger of this location as the crosswalks have been “painted out.” I hope no one gets killed due to the inability to provide safe crossings.

Rick Wutzke, Saanich

 

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