My Solution to Dangerous Intersection
Written By: Travis Buhler | Posted: Sunday, July 31st, 2016
Thankfully, the City of Eau Claire has postponed the rebuilding of the dangerous intersections on Stein Boulevard between Clairemont and Kenney Avenues. The owner of the affected property chose not to sell, and the City decided not to force them to sell through eminent domain. While the traffic dangers of this area may make such an action seem understandable, forcing anyone to sell their property is always questionable and better alternatives should be considered.
I would like to use this newspaper space to propose another idea on how to make this intersection safer, an idea that would not require buying the land underneath established businesses. It may even cost less.
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