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Police at Charleston crossing

Original post made by Sarah, Green Acres, on Jul 8, 2010

Does anyone know why there were police at the Charleston rr crossing around 1:00 p.m. today?

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Posted by Sarah
a resident of Green Acres
on Jul 8, 2010 at 1:28 pm

Sorry, I meant a news crew, not police at Charleston crossing. I was only there briefly.


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Posted by maybe
a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Jul 8, 2010 at 2:14 pm

Maybe they were covering the activity mentioned in the other current Caltrain thread?


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Posted by JW
a resident of Charleston Gardens
on Jul 9, 2010 at 7:20 am

They were probably following up on the news release from Caltrains that they plan to redesign all major crossings in Sunnyvale, Mountain View and Palo Alto.

Among the safety features are modified railroad crossing gates and new guardrails, fences, pedestrian and emergency swing gates, sidewalks, crossing panels, and warning tactile panels to assist visually impaired persons.

One lane in each direction will be closed during construction and the sidewalk will be closed on one side of the street.

Work will start next Wednesday and is expected to last about 3 months.


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