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Turn lane favored over signals at Ellsworth corner

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Any upgrade to the Main and Piety streets intersection in Ellsworth might involve widening and adding a turn lane to the latter street rather than installing traffic signals at the corner, as was suggested earlier.


"We'd like to look at other options first," said Greg Helgeson, traffic safety engineer for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation's (DOT) Eau Claire office, during a Pierce County Traffic Safety Commission meeting Wednesday.

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Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk has been editor at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, Wisconsin, since 1988. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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