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City aims to beautify and unclog Dot Ave.

$12m makeover will target 3 intersections, upgrade amenities

By John C. Drake
Globe Staff / March 26, 2008

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It takes less than two minutes to walk from Glover's Corner along Dorchester Avenue to Alan Saks's business two blocks away. But because patrons at Dorchester Tire Service are typically driving, getting there from the busy intersection can sometimes take up to 20 minutes, as cars crawl past grimy storefronts and broken sidewalks. (Full article: 761 words)

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