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Project at Taft Elementary Aims to Create Safer Routes for Kids - WKBN

A new project at Taft Elementary aims to create safer routes to school for kids in Youngstown. The infrastructure improvement project was celebrated with a ribbon cutting ceremony around the school Tuesday. The Ohio Department of Transportation’s Safe Routes to School program gave a grant to the city to fund the project. New sidewalks, curb ramps, cross walks and eventually a new bike rack will be installed to help the kids get to school safely. Taft was chosen because so many students there walk and bike to school. To read the full story from WKBN, click here.