The Newton Beacon October 20, 2023 by Barry Wagner.
One morning 20 years ago, Alicia Bowman was walking her daughter, Camille, to her first day of kindergarten at Mason-Rice Elementary School when cars whizzed by carrying other children to school. “Why aren’t they walking?” she asked herself.
She didn’t know it at the time, but that one incident was the kick-starter to two decades of community activism and two terms on the City Council. –Read More–