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Meeting held on ways to make intersection safer
UPDATED, July 13: The town has taken short-term steps to address safety at Mass. Ave. and Appleton, banning left turns around sunset, when glare affects the visibility. A Zoom meeting was held at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 8 >>
In his blog headlined "Arlington Test-Drives Safer Intersection Designs at Mass. Ave. and Appleton," teen activist Petru Sofio writes that the ban solves just one of a number of issues at the intersection, and confuses drivers.
"Arlington wants something more practical to work full-time," he writes.
Read further about his views >>
April 20, 2021: 15-year-old activist cycles through town for safety
March 23, 2021: Panel discusses Mass. Ave./Appleton intersection
This viewpoint was published Monday, June 21, 2021, and updated Jully 13, to add video link.
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