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MAILBAG: Right turn restriction unnecessary?

Mark Brooky • Jul 21, 2015 at 11:49 AM

There aren't that many children that walk to school. And since there is no longer half-day kindergarten, this seems unnecessary."


The Ottawa County Road Commission referred me to the city to answer the question.

Lt. Renee Freeman of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety said the signs are there for the safety of all pedestrians, no just kids going to and leaving school.

"This is especially true with the foot traffic often generated by the assisted living home and retirement community that are nearby," she added.

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