Crossing guards

Boy crosses street in Queens without crossing guard (CBS 2)

CBS 2 Investigates: Why Are There No Crossing Guards Outside Jackson Heights School?

Getting to school safely is challenging enough in the city, but take crossing guards out of the situation and parents say it is a recipe for disaster.

09/24/2014

Catherine McCaffrey

N.J. 10-Year-Old Catherine McCaffrey Fights City Hall — And Wins

She’s a fifth grader on a mission. A New Jersey 10-year-old declared victory Friday night in her battle against City Hall. She organized a mission to reinstate school crossing guards that were laid off by budget cuts.

09/28/2012

Crossing Guard (file / credit: Monika Graff/Getty Images)

Fairview Crossing Guards Get New Uniforms

If you’re getting help crossing the street in one southeastern Bergen County town, you might notice something different.

04/05/2012

New Rochelle crossing guards

Outrage: Cash-Strapped New Rochelle Mulling Cutting School Crossing Guards

Students in a suburban community could soon cross the streets at their own risk, thanks once again to the budget knife hitting the bone.

11/15/2011