Many Lubbock pedestrian safety improvements coming - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

11/29/09

Many Lubbock pedestrian safety improvements coming

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock is about to go on a major campaign for increased pedestrian safety.  It includes (but is not limited to):

  • 69 Wheelchair ramps
  • 575 Pedestrian Signal Buttons
  • 224 Pedestrian Countdowns

TxDOT will pick up most of the cost, $550,247 but the city must do a 20 percent match, $110,049.  Many of the improvements will be near schools including Lubbock Christian and Texas Tech.

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