Friday, November 27

rainbow crosswalk

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York police investigate vandalized rainbow crosswalk in Aurora as possible hate crime – Toronto CityNews

York Regional Police are searching for a van driver in what they call a hate-motivated incident in Aurora. Police say the incident occurred at the recently opened rainbow crosswalk located at Yonge Street and Wellington Road.This morning, we officially opened a permanent rainbow crosswalk located at Yonge Street and Wellington Street on the south side of the intersection. The crosswalk is a permanent feature in the heart of downtown Aurora and shows our support for the LGBTQ + community. pic.twitter.com/bukqmmQDmC - Town of Aurora (@Town_of_Aurora) August 20, 2020Investigators say that just before midnight on Thursday, Aug. 20, the driver of a pickup truck passed through the crosswalk and proceeded to leave black tire-skid marks in the rainbow area of ​​the pavement. T...