Pedestrian safety is an ongoing issue in Alameda.
Franklin School parents are working hard to increase safety for kids on their way to and from school, according to a recent Alameda Sun article. And and are ongoing issues on the Island.
An Alameda Patch reader for help finding the driver who hit her daughter on Jan. 20 at the corner of Encinal Avenue and High Street. Today that her son had been hit in the same intersection on his way home from school.
What are the most trecherous intersections for walkers?
One I am aware of is Fernside and Tilden Way. Very often drivers come quickly down the slope of the Fruitvale Bridge and swing into the turn lane onto Blanding Avenue.
Where have you found it most difficult to cross? Where have you witnessed accidents?