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06-28-2013, 02:46 PM
Join Date: Feb 2010
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Edmonton is the worst city I've ever been to for being a pedestrian. Drivers are completely oblivious to them, or if they are aware it's to race someone through an intersection before they can start going through a crosswalk. Drivers turning right in Edmonton routinely never look right and pull in front of people with a walk signal.
If it's not that it's sidewalks that just end for no reason.
North end is notoriously bad for this. Walk 20 minutes and then you're just faced with a ditch on the other side of the road. South end has no crosswalks, so a person is forced to walk a kilometer out of their way just to cross a road.
haha yup, it's so weird. There are multiple spots around my Dad's house in the North East that have sidewalks for about half a block then all of a sudden it's a ditch. They've been like that for the better part of 20 years, just awful.
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