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Letters to the editor: Washington Avenue project is dumb and dangerous

Whoever thought of last year’s Washington Avenue project obviously doesn’t live on this street or own a business.

Numerous times my neighbors and I have been almost run over either by trying to cross or get the mail. Putting in center turn lanes was useless. Trying to back out of the driveway is impossible.

When emergency or law enforcement vehicles come, where are drivers supposed to move to? Up the curb and into someone’s yard? There’s no place to park for parishioners, or having sales or family events. This country is taking away our freedoms and I am fed up with it.

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