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Bridge work adds hefty detail bill

The BU Bridge has been narrowed to two lanes

Using police officers to direct traffic has added to the overall cost of the construction project to the tune of $200,000 since September. Using police officers to direct traffic has added to the overall cost of the construction project to the tune of $200,000 since September. (David L. Ryan/Globe Staff)
By Noah Bierman
Globe Staff / February 28, 2010

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Police officers in reflective jackets and black ear flaps wave chatty college students across the street with one hand and hold back lines of Cambridge-bound cars with the other, part of a daily traffic control army deployed to keep peace at one of the state’s most chaotic intersections. (Full article: 1188 words)

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