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Police want motorists to use extra caution as students head back to school.
say for parents, having their students' route to school mapped out each year is
very important. That's especially true this year, with construction on Monroe
Street and the Erie Street Bridge.
concerned that kids have a safe route to school," said Captain Rick Schnoor. "It's
something parents want to do ahead of time: Map out a safe route to school and
go ahead and do a dry run. Try out that route and make sure it's going to work
for your kids."
says the death of a student struck by an SUV two years ago still weighs heavily
on the department's mind. He says this year, even more officers will be
patrolling the streets the first few weeks of school.
on the Erie Street Bridge and Monroe Street, just west of Maplewood Elementary
and Northview High School, will continue for at least three more weeks.
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