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Synonyms for crosswalk

a path (often marked) where something (as a street or railroad) can be crossed to get from one side to the other

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In Oregon, all intersections, whether or not marked by white lines, are considered crosswalks, police said.
a Saturday, no less, as we attempted our usual daredevil sprint at the crosswalk, unsuccessfully, a marked Lancaster Police cruiser drove right by in the line of traffic, never even slowed.
A total of 40 elevated crosswalks are expected to be built soon, Milchev has told reporters.
Guidestrips have been installed at some crosswalks in San Diego and Sacramento, California, for more than 20 years (Elias, 1974), but there has been no research on them.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation today reminded motorists that they are required by law to yield to pedestrians using marked crosswalks or any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection.
The models approved are Carmanah's R247 series 24-hour flashing warning beacon, R820 series crosswalk beacon, and R829 series school zone beacon with calendar-based operating software.
The landmark Rainbow Crosswalks emphasize the core branding of West Hollywood, and will be a permanent symbol to all that this is a City of tolerance and acceptance," stated Mayor Jeffrey Prang.
said she has the utmost respect for plow drivers who clear city streets during and after storms, but said an unfortunate side effect is the piling up of snowbanks that can block access to crosswalks.
Both Kline and Wilson said they understood why the crosswalks are needed but contended that the city and ODOT hadn't examined all possible options.
The publication, Informational Report on Lighting Design for Midblock Crosswalks (FHWA-HRT-08-053), evaluates lighting designs that might enhance pedestrian visibility to drivers.
GLENDALE - In a continuing effort to decrease pedestrian deaths, city officials have installed 35 sets of blinking lights in crosswalks, and on Thursday demonstrated how one of them works.
Throughout the month of June, the City of West Hollywood will emblazon two crosswalks along Santa Monica Boulevard and San Vicente Boulevard with the colors of the LGBT rainbow flag in celebration of PRIDE Month.
However, a press release said the Police Department's Traffic Division stepped up its monitoring of crosswalks by increasing a plainclothes crosswalk sting throughout the city.
I just don't like crosswalks between intersections, and I'm not persuaded this will help anything in the future.
On Tuesday, the City Council will consider replacing the regular, marked crosswalks at Cedar, Porter, Fischer and Lafayette streets with the crosswalks that light up when used by pedestrians.