Crosswalk update: A year in review

By Claire Desmarais | January 21, 2018 4:25pm
The crosswalk in front of the school's entrance has been the site of numerous accidents involving pedestrians, even with the addition of brand new safety lighting and signage.
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The crosswalk in front of the University of Portland's main entrance has a tumultuous history. It has been the site of over six collisions since November 2016, the most recent of which injured a student last November. It can be hard to keep track of the saga of events surrounding the hazardous strip of concrete, so here is a timeline of events over the last year and a half to fill you in on anything you might have missed.