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No Major Issues on DE 8 on First Day for New Dover HS

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DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - Thursday was the first day of school for students at the new Dover High School.

The new building sits along busy DE 8 on Dover's western edge. Police reported a couple of minor traffic issues but nothing out of the ordinary for a first day of school.

Thursday was also the first time walkers used the new "HAWK" light at the school's entrance. The high-intensity activated crosswalk was activated last week. The light has been controversial because some city officials wanted a full traffic light, but DelDOT says a study shows that area did not warrant a full light.

It is the second HAWK signal installed in Delaware.


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