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Photo: FLLewis/Media City G -- A Luther Burbank student walked on the grass area along the 1800 block of North Screenland Drive in Burbank March 7, 2011

Community Views: Burbank sidewalk debate

The great sidewalk debate involves more than concrete. For me this issue involves the ethical treatment of people. The majority of residents on Screenland opposed the installation of sidewalks in their neighborhood but for their efforts they were much maligned as selfish people who didn’t care about the safety of children and wouldn’t accept change. The safety of children is often used as a specious argument to try to discredit an opponent as uncaring. I believe this characterization of the Screenland residents is dishonest. I believe the greater truth is... Read More →

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