Alice Swanson’s Family Made a New Memorial
The ghost bike had been at the intersection where Alice Swanson died for a year.
Updated at 9:30 AM EST on Sunday, Aug 30, 2009
Alice Swanson’s Family Made a New Memorial was originally published on City Desk on Aug. 29, 2009, at 11:37 pm
Anna Shoup emailed City Paper with news that Alice Swanson’s aunt was at the intersection of Connecticut and R streets NW today, where she replaced her niece’s memorial ghost bike (which the Department of Public Works removed on Friday) with flowers and a hand-written sign that reads, “Why has the mayor taken the bike?”
Published at 9:18 AM EST on Aug 30, 2009
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