Stickle Road

As much as I agree with Mr. Thachuk on the government spending $9 million on the alternative, I also do not want to see a light

As much as I agree with Mr. Thachuk on the government spending $9 million on the alternative,  I also do not want to see a light at the highway-Stickle intersection.

I myself would  find it  annoying seeing a lone vehicle crossing/ getting onto the highway and stopping the many more on the highway.

I’ve crossed the highway at Stickle a number of times with no problem.

Maybe the highways department could take more time and go back to the drawing board and get a lower bid….maybe.

D. Honeybourne,



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