ITE Journal April 2018 - 27
Love My Hood:
Kitchener's Resident-Led Traffic Calming Program
Advances Safety and Placemaking
City of Kitchener
By Darren Kropf and Barry Cronkite, CET
"Can you believe it?" exclaimed a grade five
student before classes started at Wilson Avenue
Public School. "I walked to school today on a
painted crosswalk. And I helped paint it!"
Students of Wilson Avenue Public School were surprised to discover they could help paint the crosswalks outside their
school. The design featured brightly colored nature scenes. The mural was created by a local high school art student.
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Apri l 2018