Request action to correct  railroad crossing on Boston Road, Columbia Twp
  • Petitioned Columbia Twp, ODOT, CSX, Brunswick Hills Twp, Liverpool twp, Lorain County

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Columbia Twp, ODOT, CSX, Brunswick Hills Twp, Liverpool twp, Lorain County

Request action to correct railroad crossing on Boston Road, Columbia Twp

    1. Jessica Hudson
    2. Petition by

      Jessica Hudson

      Cleveland, OH

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March 2014

Victory

Jessica Hudson: The railroad tracks have been corrected.

The State of Ohio Department of Transportation removed the hill and leveled the road.

Over the years this rail road crossing has been the site of numerous accidents that have cause serious injury and death. On June 3rd of 2012 (4) area teenagers lost their lives at this crossing. Lexi, Blake, Kevin, Jeffrey (1) teenager seriously injured Julia, that survived.
In January of 1999 a group of (6) teens were involved in a very similar accident. Jessica, Josh G., Josh B., Shane, Ken. All lifelong residents in the community. Jessica broke her neck but did survive, the other teens survived also.

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    • Evangeline Thompson PORTLAND, OR
      • over 1 year ago

      Because anywhere where conditions are unsafe for drivers unfamiliar with an area should be posted. Bends ahead in a road are posted. Places where your car could go airborne if you fail to slow should be posted also. Keep America's Hopes Alive. Protect Her Children.

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    • Jennifer Saroka COLUMBIA STATION, OH
      • almost 2 years ago

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    • Dawn Sharp VERMILION, OH
      • almost 2 years ago

      I live near this rr crossing..through yrs..to many ppl been hurt or killed..There has been some cry for help at this area...all on deaf ears...maybe now we can get this going..

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    • Robin Faughner BRUNSWICK, OH
      • almost 2 years ago

      Because it is dangerous!

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    • nicole riley BRUNSWICK, OH
      • almost 2 years ago

      This definitely needs to be fixed IMMEDIATELY!! Whether the cities OR the railroad is responsible. Figure it out and get it done before my kids lose more friends....

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