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Fun being the sidewalk super

Fun being the sidewalk super

Since the first week of July, I’ve been a sidewalk superintendent.

I began learning to be a sidewalk superintendent watching homes being built on Third Street when I was four. There were no sidewalks on that street back then.

My wife likes to kid me that I have outgrown “Tonka” toys but that my enjoyment of big machines remains fast.

I watched as Makkinga Contracting ripped up Second Street East from Central Avenue to Mowat, and then Mowat from Second to Third Street East.

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