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These images tell the story in Williamsville

Your head might be spinning after all the recent talk about "curb cuts" and "bulb-outs" as a way to make Williamsville more pedestrian friendly.

But if those terms are a bit unclear, the images below make things easier to visualize.

Taken at the recent pedestrian block party by News Staff Photographer Sharon Cantillon, the pictures show what the proposed changes would actually look like on the street (follow the chalk lines).

Here's a "bulb-out" that would extend the sidewalk and prevent drivers from cutting off pedestrians:

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Here are plantings that would shield pedestrans from traffic:

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The changes in the Picture Main Street plan are still subject to state approval, but village officials say they expect the above modifications to get the green light.

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