St Nicholas parishioners protest new South Street bridge

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a' . . SL-fuCt:hs SL-fuCt:hs SL-fuCt:hs Ccngregalicn : " Ads ca Cric Site VUim - FroiMtl Xn . tenth . Street Strwetsre Weeli Meuct I4(f ( fk Schoel Children ul AIM. Depre-.. Depre-.. Depre-.. data Vslue Thai Preperty. . !; 'At ; a ' meeting of a committee -of -of the member of St Klcholu German Cathollo Church held last evening the folio wine protest wu made again the erection of the proposed; bridge to take the place of the . Bouth street structure, on the site pow under consideration: ' "' ' .' .Weo do . hereby most : loudly protest gainst the srecttoa of a proposed bridge between Bouth and Ross streets immediately immediately adjoining the premises of the proposed proposed new school atle-of atle-of atle-of our congregation, for t4 reason that It would be a menace .to the Uvea of the thousands of children who will aend poth the St, "Nicholas school and the Central High school, ai-most ai-most ai-most directly opposite, partioularly since we are informed that said bridge Is to become or of trie , principal thoroughfares thoroughfares of the Wllkea-Barre Wllkea-Barre Wllkea-Barre Railway Co. pver which to run- run- He cars,-- cars,-- cars,-- We further object; to the. erection pf the proposed Bridge on account of the unbearable noise which trolley cars and,, other vehleles would iaufC making it practically impossible impossible to i properly conduct school. We are about to abandon our present school house site at the corner 01 South street and Pennsylvania avenue . In order to avoid the ' very dangers 'to the children that the close proximity to the -railroad -railroad traoka and the South street hrldge entail, and to which the new bridge would five rise to a much greater extent. ; We further object for the reason -that -that the construction of saM bridge at ''the place tinder consideration; .will work irre

Clipped from The Wilkes-Barre Record19 Jun 1911, MonPage 5

The Wilkes-Barre Record (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania)19 Jun 1911, MonPage 5
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  • St Nicholas parishioners protest new South Street bridge

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