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  • When marked crosswalks can be more dangerous for pedestrians Monday, July 19, 2010 � by jg

    A teenage girl is in a permanent vegetative state after she was hit by a car in this marked crosswalk in Millbrae. The civil lawsuit that followed showed Caltrans was paying lip service to results of studies of crosswalk safety going back nearly 40 years.

  • Caltrans agrees to make its sidewalks usable for the disabled Wednesday, December 23, 2009 � by jg

    Los Angeles Times: Caltrans has agreed to spend $1.1 billion over the next 30 years to repair and improve about 2,500 miles of state-controlled sidewalks and crosswalks so they are accessible for people with disabilities.