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One of Sacramento's poorest neighborhoods doesn't have enough crosswalks. It also has a high rate of jaywalking arrests. Image: KXTV
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What Will It Take for Sacramento to Make Walking Safer in Poor Neighborhoods?

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Police and city planners in Sacramento have come under scrutiny in the weeks since police were caught on tape assaulting Nandi Cain, Jr., a black man, during a jaywalking stop. Cain, who was legally using an unmarked crosswalk, has since filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city. Now, reporters are looking into why there are so few marked crosswalks in one of Sacramento's poorest areas.

Today’s Headlines

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LAT, Bike the Vote, O’Farrell Withdraw Bray-Ali Endorsements …Bray-Ali Pledges To Remain In Race (LAist) Purple Line Subway Extension Phase 2 Issued Notice To Proceed (The Source) Paid Parking Opens Up Valley Park-and-Ride Spaces (KPCC) Santa Monica Approves Lincoln Blvd Improvements (Curbed) Seven Story Hotel Planned Near DTLA Pico Station (Urbanize) Get National Headlines At […]

Today’s Headlines

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