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January 7, 2014

Snow left on sidewalks creates inconvenience

NEW CASTLE — Editor, The News:

I am writing to urge people to please remove the snow from their street sidewalks in front of their houses.

I fight my way every time it snows to pick up my son from George Washington.

I realize that it is not the greatest thing to do, but if everyone did this it would make life a lot easier for people to walk in front of our houses.

I have heard that in some places there are fines if residents do not remove the snow within 24 hours of a snowfall. Does such ordinance exist in New Castle? Is it enforced?

We should do our part and clean our walks.

Karen Cummins

West Leasure Avenue

New Castle

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