Supporters hold signs in favor of safe routes to school during a news conference announcing a $973,000 grant to improve sidewalks and streets around Franklin Elementary School in Merced on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015. The money will be used to add sidewalks, curbs and gutters to Lobo Avenue, a street frequently used by children walking to and from school.
Supporters hold signs in favor of safe routes to school during a news conference announcing a $973,000 grant to improve sidewalks and streets around Franklin Elementary School in Merced on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015. The money will be used to add sidewalks, curbs and gutters to Lobo Avenue, a street frequently used by children walking to and from school. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com
Supporters hold signs in favor of safe routes to school during a news conference announcing a $973,000 grant to improve sidewalks and streets around Franklin Elementary School in Merced on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015. The money will be used to add sidewalks, curbs and gutters to Lobo Avenue, a street frequently used by children walking to and from school. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com

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