Comment 37768

By seancb (registered) - website | Posted February 03, 2010 at 10:30:21

Also, from the definitions section:

"crosswalk" means: (i) that part of a highway at an intersection that is included within the connections of the lateral lines of the sidewalks on opposite sides of the highway measured from the curbs or, in the absence of curbs, from the edges of the roadway; or,

(ii) any portion of a roadway at an intersection or elsewhere distinctly indicated for pedestrian crossing by signs or by lines or other markings on the surface;

My interpretation of (i) is that any intersection has an assumed "crosswalk" whether it is painted or not. If there is a sidewalk perpendicular to the road you want to cross, you can keep walking as if the sidewalk is extended and it's considered a "crosswalk". If the street intersecting the one you want to cross does not have a sidewalk, you can walk across as if you are "walking on the left edge of the street" as set out in #2 in my previous post (#39 in the actual document). So ferguson is OK.

For completeness:

Schedule 25 (pedestrian entry/crossing prohibited): - The Linc (no entry or crossing) - Sherman Cut (no entry or crossing)

Schedule 25 amendment 05-285 on sept 28 2005 - No crossing of James along the North side of st joseph's drive - No crossing of James along the South side of Herkimer - No crossing James along the South side of Charlton - No crossing John along the North side of St. Joseph's drive - No crossing John along the North nor South sides of Haymarket

Schedule 26 (pedestrians, animals and cyclists prohibited) - The Linc in Ancaster

Schedule 26 amendment 07-309 on Oct 24 2007 - The Linc from 403 to RHVP - Red Hill Valley Parkway

Comment edited by seancb on 2010-02-03 09:38:36

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