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University of Toledo
students will see a lot of changes to their campus once they return in the
Many roads and sidewalks are being improved for safety.
The finishing touches are
being put on sidewalks right in front of the Memorial Field House at UT.
students walked in an area that was sectioned off at the side of the road. Now
this gives them a better sidewalk for safety," said University of Toledo Architect Dan Klett.
Officials say the primary purpose of the construction is to develop a safe and
sustainable environment for pedestrians and cyclists. Along with the
construction the area is being landscaped with trees and shrubs.
"I feel that is going to make our campus look a lot better than it
already does," said UT student and Student Government Senator Nick McCullough.
McCullough says these
new projects will not only benefit current students but assist in the
"The first impression is going to make or break a student's perspective of this
place. And the way this area is going to look once completed is going to have
the impression that this campus keeps up with its grounds," said McCullough.